|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. t.) To convey or transport in any manner from one place to another; to bear; -- often with away or off.
2. (v. t.) To have or hold as a burden, while moving from place to place; to have upon or about one's person; to bear; as, to carry a wound; to carry an unborn child.
3. (v. t.) To move; to convey by force; to impel; to conduct; to lead or guide.
4. (v. t.) To transfer from one place (as a country, book, or column) to another; as, to carry the war from Greece into Asia; to carry an account to the ledger; to carry a number in adding figures.
5. (v. t.) To convey by extension or continuance; to extend; as, to carry the chimney through the roof; to carry a road ten miles farther.
6. (v. t.) To bear or uphold successfully through conflict, as a leader or principle; hence, to succeed in, as in a contest; to bring to a successful issue; to win; as, to carry an election.
7. (v. t.) To get possession of by force; to capture.
8. (v. t.) To contain; to comprise; to bear the aspect of ; to show or exhibit; to imply.
9. (v. t.) To bear (one's self); to behave, to conduct or demean; -- with the reflexive pronouns.
10. (v. t.) To bear the charges or burden of holding or having, as stocks, merchandise, etc., from one time to another; as, a merchant is carrying a large stock; a farm carries a mortgage; a broker carries stock for a customer; to carry a life insurance.
11. (v. i.) To act as a bearer; to convey anything; as, to fetch and carry.
12. (v. i.) To have propulsive power; to propel; as, a gun or mortar carries well.
13. (v. i.) To hold the head; -- said of a horse; as, to carry well i. e., to hold the head high, with arching neck.
14. (v. i.) To have earth or frost stick to the feet when running, as a hare.
15. (n.) A tract of land, over which boats or goods are carried between two bodies of navigable water; a carrying place; a portage.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
kar'-i (nasa', nahagh): The English Versions of the Bible rendering of a number of Hebrew and Greek words, and it has several shades of meaning, of which the following are the most important:
(1) "To take up," "to bear," "to transport from one place to another," as, "to carry away handkerchiefs" (Acts 19:12), "to carry a corpse" (Genesis 50:13), and "to be carried away by the wind" (Daniel 2:35).
(2) "To cause to go" or "come," "to lead," "to drive" as, "to be carried away to Babylon" (2 Kings 20:17), "to be carried away to Pilate" (Mark 15:1), "to carry away cattle" (Genesis 31:18), and "to carry daughters" (Genesis 31:26).
(3) "To uphold," or "sustain," "and even to hoar hairs will I carry you" (Isaiah 46:4).
(4) "To bear," or "endure," as, "to carry sorrows" (Isaiah 53:4).
(5) "To overwhelm," "to bear away," "to destroy," as, "to carry away as with a flood" (Psalm 90:5).
(6) "To influence," "to move," as, "to carry away with dissimulation" (Galatians 2:13), "to carry away with error" (2 Peter 3:17), "to be carried away by strange teachings" (Hebrew 13:9).
A. W. Fortune
Carry (246 Occurrences)
Matthew 3:11 I indeed baptize you in water for repentance, but he who comes after me is mightier than I, whose shoes I am not worthy to carry. He will baptize you in the Holy Spirit. (WEB WEY RSV NIV)
Matthew 10:9 "Provide no gold, nor even silver nor copper to carry in your pockets; (WEY)
Matthew 12:29 Again, how can any one enter the house of a strong man and carry off his goods, unless first of all he masters and secures the strong man: then he will ransack his house. (WEY NAS NIV)
Matthew 26:50 "Friend," said Jesus, "carry out your intention." Then they came and laid their hands on Jesus and seized Him firmly. (WEY)
Matthew 27:32 As they came out, they found a man of Cyrene, Simon by name, and they compelled him to go with them, that he might carry his cross. (WEB WEY RSV NIV)
Matthew 28:8 They quickly left the tomb and ran, still terrified but full of unspeakable joy, to carry the news to His disciples. (WEY)
Mark 3:27 Nay, no one can go into a strong man's house and carry off his property, unless he first binds the strong man, and then he will plunder his house. (WEY NIV)
Mark 6:55 And ran through that whole region round about, and began to carry about in beds those that were sick, where they heard he was. (KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS)
Mark 8:19 When I broke up the five loaves for the 5,000 men, how many baskets did you carry away full of broken portions?" "Twelve," they said. (WEY)
Mark 11:16 He would not allow anyone to carry a container through the temple. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Mark 15:21 One Simon, a Cyrenaean, the father of Alexander and Rufus, was passing along, coming from the country: him they compelled to carry His cross. (WEY DBY RSV NIV)
Luke 2:27 He came in the Spirit into the temple. When the parents brought in the child, Jesus, that they might do concerning him according to the custom of the law, (See NAS)
Luke 10:4 Carry no purse, nor wallet, nor sandals. Greet no one on the way. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Luke 11:46 He said, "Woe to you lawyers also! For you load men with burdens that are difficult to carry, and you yourselves won't even lift one finger to help carry those burdens. (WEB NIV)
Luke 14:27 No one who does not carry his own cross and come after me can be a disciple of mine. (WEY DBY NAS NIV)
Luke 23:26 When they led him away, they grabbed one Simon of Cyrene, coming from the country, and laid on him the cross, to carry it after Jesus. (WEB WEY NAS RSV NIV)
John 2:8 Then He said, "Now, take some out, and carry it to the President of the feast." (WEY DBY)
John 5:10 So the Jews said to him who was cured, "It is the Sabbath. It is not lawful for you to carry the mat." (WEB KJV WEY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
John 6:15 Perceiving, however, that they were about to come and carry Him off by force to make Him a king, Jesus withdrew again up the hill alone by Himself. (WEY)
John 6:28 "What are we to do," they asked, "in order to carry out the things that God requires?" (WEY)
John 8:44 You are of your father, the devil, and you want to do the desires of your father. He was a murderer from the beginning, and doesn't stand in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaks a lie, he speaks on his own; for he is a liar, and its father. (See NIV)
John 19:38 After this, Joseph of Arimathaea, who was a disciple of Jesus, but for fear of the Jews a secret disciple, asked Pilate's permission to carry away the body of Jesus; and Pilate gave him leave. So he came and removed the body. (WEY)
John 20:15 Jesus saith to her, 'Woman, why dost thou weep? whom dost thou seek;' she, supposing that he is the gardener, saith to him, 'Sir, if thou didst carry him away, tell me where thou didst lay him, and I will take him away;' (YLT)
John 21:18 Most certainly I tell you, when you were young, you dressed yourself, and walked where you wanted to. But when you are old, you will stretch out your hands, and another will dress you, and carry you where you don't want to go." (WEB KJV WEY ASV WBS YLT RSV)
Acts 5:9 But Peter asked her, "How is it that you have agreed together to tempt the Spirit of the Lord? Behold, the feet of those who have buried your husband are at the door, and they will carry you out." (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Acts 7:43 You took up the tabernacle of Moloch, the star of your god Rephan, the figures which you made to worship. I will carry you away beyond Babylon.' (WEB KJV ASV WBS)
Acts 9:15 "Go," replied the Lord; "he is a chosen instrument of Mine to carry My name to the Gentiles and to kings and to the descendants of Israel. (WEY RSV NIV)
Acts 9:21 and his hearers were all amazed, and began to ask one another, "Is not this the man who in Jerusalem tried to exterminate those who called upon that Name, and came here on purpose to carry them off in chains to the High Priests?" (WEY)
Acts 23:24 And he ordered them to provide beasts, that they might set Paul on them and carry him safe through to Felix the governor, (DBY)
Acts 27:30 But the sailors wishing to flee out of the ship, and having let down the boat into the sea under pretext of being about to carry out anchors from the prow, (DBY)
Romans 7:18 For I know that in me, that is, in my lower self, nothing good has its home; for while the will to do right is present with me, the power to carry it out is not. (WEY NIV)
Romans 13:11 Carry out these injunctions because you know the critical period at which we are living, and that it is now high time, to rouse yourselves from sleep; for salvation is now nearer to us than when we first became believers. (WEY)
1 Corinthians 16:3 When I arrive, I will send whoever you approve with letters to carry your gracious gift to Jerusalem. (WEB WEY ASV DBY YLT NAS RSV)
2 Corinthians 4:10 always carrying in the body the putting to death of the Lord Jesus, that the life of Jesus may also be revealed in our body. (Root in WEB WEY NAS RSV NIV)
2 Corinthians 8:19 Not only so, but who was also appointed by the assemblies to travel with us in this grace, which is served by us to the glory of the Lord himself, and to show our readiness. (See RSV NIV)
2 Corinthians 10:5 For we overthrow arrogant 'reckonings,' and every stronghold that towers high in defiance of the knowledge of God, and we carry off every thought as if into slavery--into subjection to Christ; (WEY)
Galatians 5:16 But I say, walk by the Spirit, and you won't fulfill the lust of the flesh. (See NAS)
Galatians 6:2 Always carry one another's burdens, and so obey the whole of Christ's Law. (WEY NIV)
Galatians 6:5 For every man will have to carry his own load. (WEY NIV)
Philippians 1:6 being confident of this very thing, that he who began a good work in you will complete it until the day of Jesus Christ. (See NIV)
Colossians 1:25 of which I was made a servant, according to the stewardship of God which was given me toward you, to fulfill the word of God, (See NAS)
1 Timothy 5:21 I solemnly call upon you, in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus and of the elect angels, to carry out these instructions of mine without prejudice, and to do nothing from partiality. (WEY)
1 Timothy 6:7 For we brought nothing into the world, and we certainly can't carry anything out. Paul's Letter to Philemon (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT)
2 Timothy 3:6 Among them are included the men who make their way into private houses and carry off weak women as their prisoners--women who, weighed down by the burden of their sins, are led by ever-changing caprice, (WEY)
Hebrews 9:6 Now these things having been thus prepared, the priests go in continually into the first tabernacle, accomplishing the services, (See NIV)
James 1:14 But when a man is tempted, it is his own passions that carry him away and serve as a bait. (WEY)
James 4:13 Come, you who say, "To-day or to-morrow we will go to this or that city, and spend a year there and carry on a successful business," (WEY NIV)
Revelation 17:17 For God has put it into their hearts to carry out His purpose, and to carry out a common purpose and to give their kingdom to the Wild Beast until God's words have come to pass. (WEY RSV)
Genesis 37:25 They sat down to eat bread, and they lifted up their eyes and looked, and saw a caravan of Ishmaelites was coming from Gilead, with their camels bearing spices and balm and myrrh, going to carry it down to Egypt. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)
Genesis 42:19 If you are honest men, then let one of your brothers be bound in your prison; but you go, carry grain for the famine of your houses. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Genesis 43:11 Their father, Israel, said to them, "If it must be so, then do this. Take from the choice fruits of the land in your bags, and carry down a present for the man, a little balm, a little honey, spices and myrrh, nuts, and almonds; (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Genesis 43:12 And take double money in your hand; and the money that was brought again in the mouth of your sacks, carry it again in your hand; peradventure it was an oversight: (KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)
Genesis 44:1 He commanded the steward of his house, saying, "Fill the men's sacks with food, as much as they can carry, and put every man's money in his sack's mouth. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 45:27 They told him all the words of Joseph, which he had said to them. When he saw the wagons which Joseph had sent to carry him, the spirit of Jacob, their father, revived. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 46:5 Jacob rose up from Beersheba, and the sons of Israel carried Jacob, their father, their little ones, and their wives, in the wagons which Pharaoh had sent to carry him. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Genesis 47:30 but when I sleep with my fathers, you shall carry me out of Egypt, and bury me in their burying place." He said, "I will do as you have said." (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 50:25 Joseph took an oath of the children of Israel, saying, "God will surely visit you, and you shall carry up my bones from here." (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 12:46 In one house shall it be eaten; you shall not carry forth anything of the flesh abroad out of the house; neither shall you break a bone of it. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV)
Exodus 13:19 Moses took the bones of Joseph with him, for he had made the children of Israel swear, saying, "God will surely visit you, and you shall carry up my bones away from here with you." (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 14:11 And they said unto Moses, Because there were no graves in Egypt, hast thou taken us away to die in the wilderness? wherefore hast thou dealt thus with us, to carry us forth out of Egypt? (KJV)
Exodus 25:14 You shall put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry the ark. (WEB NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 25:27 the rings shall be close to the rim, for places for the poles to carry the table. (WEB DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 25:28 You shall make the poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold, that the table may be carried with them. (See NIV)
Exodus 28:29 Aaron shall bear the names of the children of Israel in the breastplate of judgment on his heart, when he goes in to the holy place, for a memorial before Yahweh continually. (See NAS)
Exodus 28:30 You shall put in the breastplate of judgment the Urim and the Thummim; and they shall be on Aaron's heart, when he goes in before Yahweh: and Aaron shall bear the judgment of the children of Israel on his heart before Yahweh continually. (See NAS)
Exodus 30:4 And two rings of gold shalt thou make for it under its border; by its two corners shalt thou make them, on the two sides thereof; and they shall be for receptacles for the staves, with which to carry it. (DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 31:10 the finely worked garments-the holy garments for Aaron the priest-the garments of his sons to minister in the priest's office, (See NAS)
Exodus 33:15 He said to him, "If your presence doesn't go with me, don't carry us up from here. (WEB KJV JPS ASV RSV)
Exodus 36:1 "Bezalel and Oholiab shall work with every wise-hearted man, in whom Yahweh has put wisdom and understanding to know how to work all the work for the service of the sanctuary, according to all that Yahweh has commanded." (See NIV)
Exodus 36:3 and they received from Moses all the offering which the children of Israel had brought for the work of the service of the sanctuary, with which to make it. They brought yet to him freewill offerings every morning. (See NIV)
Exodus 37:5 And he put the staves into the rings on the sides of the ark, to carry the ark. (DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 37:14 The rings were close by the border, the places for the poles to carry the table. (WEB DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 37:15 He made the poles of acacia wood, and overlaid them with gold, to carry the table. (WEB DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 37:27 He made two golden rings for it under its molding crown, on its two ribs, on its two sides, for places for poles with which to carry it. (WEB DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 38:7 He put the poles into the rings on the sides of the altar, with which to carry it. He made it hollow with planks. (WEB DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Leviticus 4:5 The anointed priest shall take some of the blood of the bull, and bring it to the Tent of Meeting. (See NIV)
Leviticus 4:12 even the whole bull shall he carry forth outside the camp to a clean place, where the ashes are poured out, and burn it on wood with fire. Where the ashes are poured out it shall be burned. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)
Leviticus 4:21 He shall carry forth the bull outside the camp, and burn it as he burned the first bull. It is the sin offering for the assembly. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)
Leviticus 6:11 He shall take off his garments, and put on other garments, and carry the ashes outside the camp to a clean place. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Leviticus 10:4 Moses called Mishael and Elzaphan, the sons of Uzziel the uncle of Aaron, and said to them, "Draw near, carry your brothers from before the sanctuary out of the camp." (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Leviticus 14:45 He shall break down the house, its stones, and its timber, and all the house's mortar. He shall carry them out of the city into an unclean place. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)
Leviticus 16:22 The goat shall carry all their iniquities on himself to a solitary land, and he shall let the goat go in the wilderness. (WEB NIV)
Leviticus 16:27 And the bullock for the sin offering, and the goat for the sin offering, whose blood was brought in to make atonement in the holy place, shall one carry forth without the camp; and they shall burn in the fire their skins, and their flesh, and their dung. (KJV DBY WBS)
Leviticus 25:18 "'Therefore you shall do my statutes, and keep my ordinances and do them; and you shall dwell in the land in safety. (See NAS)
Leviticus 26:3 "'If you walk in my statutes, and keep my commandments, and do them; (See NAS)
Leviticus 26:14 "'But if you will not listen to me, and will not do all these commandments; (See NAS NIV)
Leviticus 26:15 and if you shall reject my statutes, and if your soul abhors my ordinances, so that you will not do all my commandments, but break my covenant; (See NAS NIV)
Numbers 1:50 but appoint the Levites over the Tabernacle of the Testimony, and over all its furnishings, and over all that belongs to it. They shall carry the tabernacle, and all its furnishings; and they shall take care of it, and shall encamp around it. (WEB NAS RSV NIV)
Numbers 4:15 "When Aaron and his sons have finished covering the sanctuary, and all the furniture of the sanctuary, as the camp moves forward; after that, the sons of Kohath shall come to carry it: but they shall not touch the sanctuary, lest they die. These things are the burden of the sons of Kohath in the Tent of Meeting. (WEB DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Numbers 4:19 but thus do to them, that they may live, and not die, when they approach to the most holy things: Aaron and his sons shall go in, and appoint them everyone to his service and to his burden; (See NIV)
Numbers 4:24 This shall be the service of the families of the Gershonites, in serving, and in carrying: (Root in DBY NAS NIV)
Numbers 4:25 they shall carry the curtains of the tabernacle, and the Tent of Meeting, its covering, and the covering of sealskin that is above on it, and the screen for the door of the Tent of Meeting, (WEB DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Numbers 4:27 At the commandment of Aaron and his sons shall be all the service of the sons of the Gershonites, in all their carrying, and in all their service; and ye shall appoint unto them in charge all their carrying. (Root in DBY RSV NIV)
Numbers 4:31 This is the duty of their burden, according to all their service in the Tent of Meeting: the tabernacle's boards, its bars, its pillars, its sockets, (See RSV NIV)
Numbers 4:32 and the pillars of the court round about, and their bases, and their pegs, and their cords, all their instruments, according to all their service; and by name ye shall number to them the materials which are their charge to carry. (DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Numbers 4:49 According to the commandment of Yahweh they were numbered by Moses, everyone according to his service, and according to his burden. Thus were they numbered by him, as Yahweh commanded Moses. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Numbers 7:9 But to the sons of Kohath he gave nothing; because they had the care of the holy place, taking it about on their backs. (See NIV)
Numbers 11:12 Have I conceived all this people? Have I brought them forth, that you should tell me,'Carry them in your bosom, as a nurse carries a nursing infant, to the land which you swore to their fathers?' (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Numbers 11:14 I am not able to bear all this people alone, because it is too heavy for me. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Numbers 11:17 I will come down and talk with you there. I will take of the Spirit which is on you, and will put it on them; and they shall bear the burden of the people with you, that you not bear it yourself alone. (See NIV)