Ge 21:23 Now therefore swear <07650> unto me here by God that thou wilt not deal falsely with me, nor with my son, nor with my son’s son: but according to the kindness that I have done unto thee, thou shalt do unto me, and to the land wherein thou hast sojourned.

Ge 21:24

And Abraham said, I will swear <07650>.

Ge 24:3

And I will make thee swear <07650> by the LORD, the God of heaven, and the God of the earth, that thou shalt not take a wife unto my son of the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I dwell:

Ge 24:37

And my master made me swear <07650>, saying, Thou shalt not take a wife to my son of the daughters of the Canaanites, in whose land I dwell:

Ge 25:33

And Jacob said, Swear <07650> to me this day; and he sware <07650> unto him: and he sold his birthright unto Jacob.

Ge 47:31

And he said, Swear <07650> unto me. And he sware <07650> unto him. And Israel bowed himself upon the bed’s head.

Ge 50:5

My father made me swear <07650>, saying, Lo, I die: in my grave which I have digged for me in the land of Canaan, there shalt thou bury me. Now therefore let me go up, I pray thee, and bury my father, and I will come again.

Ge 50:6

And Pharaoh said, Go up, and bury thy father, according as he made thee swear <07650>.

Ex 6:8

And I will bring you in unto the land, concerning the which I did swear <05375> <03027> to give it to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob; and I will give it you for an heritage: I am the LORD.

Le 5:4

Or if a soul swear <07650>, pronouncing with his lips to do evil, or to do good, whatsoever it be that a man shall pronounce with an oath <07621>, and it be hid from him; when he knoweth of it, then he shall be guilty in one of these.

Le 19:12

And ye shall not swear <07650> by my name falsely, neither shalt thou profane the name of thy God: I am the LORD.

Nu 30:2

If a man vow <05087> a vow <05088> unto the LORD, or swear <07650> an oath <07621> to bind his soul with a bond; he shall not break his word, he shall do according to all that proceedeth out of his mouth.

De 6:13

Thou shalt fear the LORD thy God, and serve him, and shalt swear <07650> by his name.

De 10:20

Thou shalt fear the LORD thy God; him shalt thou serve, and to him shalt thou cleave, and swear <07650> by his name.

Jos 2:12

Now therefore, I pray you, swear <07650> unto me by the LORD, since I have shewed you kindness, that ye will also shew kindness unto my father’s house, and give me a true token:

Jos 2:17

And the men said unto her, We will be blameless of this thine oath <07621> which thou hast made us swear <07650>.

Jos 2:20

And if thou utter this our business, then we will be quit of thine oath <07621> which thou hast made us to swear <07650>.

Jos 23:7

That ye come not among these nations, these that remain among you; neither make mention of the name of their gods, nor cause to swear <07650> by them, neither serve them, nor bow yourselves unto them:

Jud 15:12

And they said unto him, We are come down to bind thee, that we may deliver thee into the hand of the Philistines. And Samson said unto them, Swear <07650> unto me, that ye will not fall upon me yourselves.

1Sa 20:17

And Jonathan caused David to swear <07650> again, because he loved him: for he loved him as he loved his own soul.

1Sa 24:21

Swear <07650> now therefore unto me by the LORD, that thou wilt not cut off my seed after me, and that thou wilt not destroy my name out of my father’s house.

1Sa 30:15

And David said to him, Canst thou bring me down to this company? And he said, Swear <07650> unto me by God, that thou wilt neither kill me, nor deliver me into the hands of my master, and I will bring thee down to this company.

2Sa 19:7

Now therefore arise, go forth, and speak comfortably unto thy servants: for I swear <07650> by the LORD, if thou go not forth, there will not tarry one with thee this night: and that will be worse unto thee than all the evil that befell thee from thy youth until now.

1Ki 1:13

Go and get thee in unto king David, and say unto him, Didst not thou, my lord, O king, swear <07650> unto thine handmaid, saying, Assuredly Solomon thy son shall reign after me, and he shall sit upon my throne? why then doth Adonijah reign?

1Ki 1:51

And it was told Solomon, saying, Behold, Adonijah feareth king Solomon: for, lo, he hath caught hold on the horns of the altar, saying, Let king Solomon swear <07650> unto me to day that he will not slay his servant with the sword.

1Ki 2:42

And the king sent and called for Shimei, and said unto him, Did I not make thee to swear <07650> by the LORD, and protested unto thee, saying, Know for a certain, on the day thou goest out, and walkest abroad any whither, that thou shalt surely die? and thou saidst unto me, The word that I have heard is good.

1Ki 8:31

If any man trespass against his neighbour, and an oath <0423> be laid upon him to cause him to swear <0422>, and the oath <0423> come before thine altar in this house:

2Ch 6:22

If a man sin against his neighbour, and an oath <0423> be laid upon him to make him swear <0422>, and the oath <0423> come before thine altar in this house;

2Ch 36:13

And he also rebelled against king Nebuchadnezzar, who had made him swear <07650> by God: but he stiffened his neck, and hardened his heart from turning unto the LORD God of Israel.

Ezr 10:5

Then arose Ezra, and made the chief priests, the Levites, and all Israel, to swear <07650> that they should do according to this word. And they sware <07650>.

Ne 13:25

And I contended with them, and cursed them, and smote certain of them, and plucked off their hair, and made them swear <07650> by God, saying, Ye shall not give your daughters unto their sons, nor take their daughters unto your sons, or for yourselves.

Isa 3:7

In that day shall he swear <05375>, saying, I will not be an healer; for in my house is neither bread nor clothing: make me not a ruler of the people.

Isa 19:18

In that day shall five cities in the land of Egypt speak the language of Canaan, and swear <07650> to the LORD of hosts; one shall be called, The city of destruction.

Isa 45:23

I have sworn <07650> by myself, the word is gone out of my mouth in righteousness, and shall not return, That unto me every knee shall bow, every tongue shall swear <07650>.

Isa 48:1

Hear ye this, O house of Jacob, which are called by the name of Israel, and are come forth out of the waters of Judah, which swear <07650> by the name of the LORD, and make mention of the God of Israel, but not in truth, nor in righteousness.

Isa 65:16

That he who blesseth himself in the earth shall bless himself in the God of truth; and he that sweareth <07650> in the earth shall swear <07650> by the God of truth; because the former troubles are forgotten, and because they are hid from mine eyes.

Jer 4:2

And thou shalt swear <07650>, The LORD liveth, in truth, in judgment, and in righteousness; and the nations shall bless themselves in him, and in him shall they glory.

Jer 5:2

And though they say, The LORD liveth; surely they swear <07650> falsely.

Jer 7:9

Will ye steal, murder, and commit adultery, and swear <07650> falsely, and burn incense unto Baal, and walk after other gods whom ye know not;

Jer 12:16

And it shall come to pass, if they will diligently learn the ways of my people, to swear <07650> by my name, The LORD liveth; as they taught my people to swear <07650> by Baal; then shall they be built in the midst of my people.

Jer 22:5

But if ye will not hear these words, I swear <07650> by myself, saith the LORD, that this house shall become a desolation.

Jer 32:22

And hast given them this land, which thou didst swear <07650> to their fathers to give them, a land flowing with milk and honey;

Ho 4:15

Though thou, Israel, play the harlot, yet let not Judah offend; and come not ye unto Gilgal, neither go ye up to Bethaven, nor swear <07650>, The LORD liveth.

Am 8:14

They that swear <07650> by the sin of Samaria, and say, Thy god, O Dan, liveth; and, The manner of Beersheba liveth; even they shall fall, and never rise up again.

Zep 1:5

And them that worship the host of heaven upon the housetops; and them that worship and that swear <07650> by the LORD, and that swear <07650> by Malcham;



07650 ebv shaba` shaw-bah’

a primitive root; v; {

See TWOT on 2318}

AV-sware 167, charge 8, oath 7, adjure 3, straitly 2; 187

1) to swear, adjure

1a) (Qal) sworn (participle)

1b) (Niphal)

1b1) to swear, take an oath

1b2) to swear (of Jehovah by Himself)

1b3) to curse

1c) (Hiphil)

1c1) to cause to take an oath

1c2) to adjure



asn nasa’ naw-saw’ or hon nacah (#Ps 4:6) naw-saw’

a primitive root; v; {

See TWOT on 1421}

AV-(bare, lift, etc…) up 219, bear 115, take 58, bare 34, carry 30, (take, carry)..away 22, borne 22, armourbearer 18, forgive 16, accept 12, exalt 8, regard 5, obtained 4, respect 3, misc 74; 654

1) to lift, bear up, carry, take

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to lift, lift up

1a2) to bear, carry, support, sustain, endure

1a3) to take, take away, carry off, forgive

1b) (Niphal)

1b1) to be lifted up, be exalted

1b2) to lift oneself up, rise up

1b3) to be borne, be carried

1b4) to be taken away, be carried off, be swept away

1c) (Piel)

1c1) to lift up, exalt, support, aid, assist

1c2) to desire, long (fig.)

1c3) to carry, bear continuously

1c4) to take, take away

1d) (Hithpael) to lift oneself up, exalt oneself

1e) (Hiphil)

1e1) to cause one to bear (iniquity)

1e2) to cause to bring, have brought



dy yad yawd

a primitive word; n f; {

See TWOT on 844}

AV-hand 1359, by 44, consecrate +

04390 14, him 14, power 12, them 11, places 8, tenons 6, thee 6, coast 6, side 5, misc 130; 1615

1) hand

1a) hand (of man)

1b) strength, power (fig.)

1c) side (of land), part, portion (metaph.) (fig.)

1d) (various special, technical senses)

1d1) sign, monument

1d2) part, fractional part, share

1d3) time, repetition

1d4) axle-trees, axle

1d5) stays, support (for laver)

1d6) tenons (in tabernacle)

1d7) a phallus, a hand (meaning unsure)

1d8) wrists



hla ‘alah aw-law’

a primitive root; v; {

See TWOT on 94}

AV-swear 4, curse 1, adjure 1; 6

1) to swear, curse

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to swear, take an oath (before God)

1a2) to curse

1b) (Hiphil)

1b1) to put under oath, adjure

1b2) to put under a curse




hewbv sh@buw`ah sheb-oo-aw’

pass part of

07650; n f; {See TWOT on 2319 @@ ‘2319a’}

AV-oath 28, sworn + 01167 1, curse 1; 30

1) oath, curse

1a) oath

1a1) attesting of innocence

1a2) curse

1b) oath (of Jehovah)



hla ‘alah aw-law’


0422; n f; {See TWOT on 91 @@ ’91a’}

AV-curse 18, oath 14, execration 2, swearing 2; 36

1) oath

2) oath of covenant

3) curse

3a) from God

3b) from men

4) execration




rdn nadar naw-dar’

a primitive root; v; {

See TWOT on 1308}

AV-vow 30, made 1; 31

1) to vow, make a vow

1a) (Qal) to vow a vow



rdn neder neh’- der or rdn neder nay’- der

from 05087; n m; {See TWOT on 1308 @@ ‘1308a’}

AV-vow 58, vowed 2; 60

1) vow, votive offering

Mt 5:34

But I say unto you, Swear <3660> not at all; neither by heaven; for it is God’s throne:

Mt 5:36

Neither shalt thou swear <3660> by thy head, because thou canst not make one hair white or black.

Mt 23:16

Woe unto you, ye blind guides, which say, Whosoever shall swear <3660> by the temple, it is nothing; but whosoever shall swear <3660> by the gold of the temple, he is a debtor!

Mt 23:18 And, Whosoever shall swear <3660> by the altar, it is nothing; but whosoever sweareth <3660> by the gift that is upon it, he is guilty.

Mt 23:20

Whoso therefore shall swear <3660> by the altar, sweareth <3660> by it, and by all things thereon.

Mt 23:21

And whoso shall swear <3660> by the temple, sweareth <3660> by it, and by him that dwelleth therein.

Mt 23:22

And he that shall swear <3660> by heaven, sweareth <3660> by the throne of God, and by him that sitteth thereon.

Mt 26:74

Then began he to curse and to swear <3660>, saying, I know not the man. And immediately the cock crew.

Mr 14:71

But he began to curse and to swear <3660>, saying, I know not this man of whom ye speak.

Heb 6:13

For when God made promise to Abraham, because he could swear <3660> by no greater, he sware <3660> by himself,

Heb 6:16

For men verily swear <3660> by the greater: and an oath <3727> for confirmation is to them an end of all strife.

Jas 5:12

But above all things, my brethren, swear <3660> not, neither by heaven, neither by the earth, neither by any other oath <3727>: but let your yea be yea; and your nay, nay; lest ye fall into condemnation.



omnuw omnuo om-noo’-o

a prolonged form of a primary but obsolete

omw omo, for which another prolonged form (omow omoo om-o’-o) is used in certain tenses; TDNT-5:176,683; v

AV-swear 27; 27

1) to swear

2) to affirm, promise, threaten, with an oath

3) in swearing to call a person or thing as witness, to invoke, swear by




orkov horkos hor’-kos

from herkos (a fence, perhaps akin to

3725); TDNT-5:457,729; n m

AV-oath 10; 10

1) that which has been pledged or promised with an oath

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