, that is, a human being
(an individual or the species, mankind
A primitive root; to compare
; by implication to resemble
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Perfect (See H8816
Count - 12562
; figuratively something transitory
; often used as an adverb.
From an unused root meaning to be hot
; a day
(as the warm
hours), whether literally (from sunrise to sunset, or from one sunset to the next), or figuratively (a space of time defined by an associated term), (often used adverbially).
] as a shadow
, whether literally or figuratively.
that passeth away.
A primitive root; to cross
over; used very widely of any transition
(literally or figuratively; transitively, intransitively, intensively or causatively); specifically to cover
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814
Count - 5386
Psalms 39:5-6 Behold, thou hast made my days [as] an handbreadth; and mine age [is] as nothing before thee: verily every man at his best state [is] altogether vanity. Selah. ... Surely every man walketh in a vain shew: surely they are disquieted in vain: he heapeth up [riches], and knoweth not who shall gather them.
Psalms 62:9 Surely men of low degree [are] vanity, [and] men of high degree [are] a lie: to be laid in the balance, they [are] altogether [lighter] than vanity.
Psalms 89:47 Remember how short my time is: wherefore hast thou made all men in vain?
Job 4:19 How much less [in] them that dwell in houses of clay, whose foundation [is] in the dust, [which] are crushed before the moth?
Job 14:1-3 Man [that is] born of a woman [is] of few days, and full of trouble. ... And dost thou open thine eyes upon such an one, and bringest me into judgment with thee?
Ecclesiastes 1:2 Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher, vanity of vanities; all [is] vanity.
Ecclesiastes 1:14 I have seen all the works that are done under the sun; and, behold, all [is] vanity and vexation of spirit.
Ecclesiastes 12:8 Vanity of vanities, saith the preacher; all [is] vanity.
- his days:
Psalms 102:11 My days [are] like a shadow that declineth; and I am withered like grass.
Psalms 103:15-16 [As for] man, his days [are] as grass: as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth. ... For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and the place thereof shall know it no more.
Psalms 109:23 I am gone like the shadow when it declineth: I am tossed up and down as the locust.
2 Samuel 14:14 For we must needs die, and [are] as water spilt on the ground, which cannot be gathered up again; neither doth God respect [any] person: yet doth he devise means, that his banished be not expelled from him.
1 Chronicles 29:15 For we [are] strangers before thee, and sojourners, as [were] all our fathers: our days on the earth [are] as a shadow, and [there is] none abiding.
Job 8:9 (For we [are but of] yesterday, and know nothing, because our days upon earth [are] a shadow:)
Ecclesiastes 8:13 But it shall not be well with the wicked, neither shall he prolong [his] days, [which are] as a shadow; because he feareth not before God.
WWW Chat Bible Commentary
User-Posted Comments on Psalms 144:4