|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v.) To ask for, or seek to obtain, by virtue of authority, right, or supposed right; to challenge as a right; to demand as due.
2. (v./.) To proclaim.
3. (v./.) To call or name.
4. (v./.) To assert; to maintain.
5. (v. i.) To be entitled to anything; to deduce a right or title; to have a claim.
6. (n.) A demand of a right or supposed right; a calling on another for something due or supposed to be due; an assertion of a right or fact.
7. (n.) A right to claim or demand something; a title to any debt, privilege, or other thing in possession of another; also, a title to anything which another should give or concede to, or confer on, the claimant.
8. (n.) The thing claimed or demanded; that (as land) to which any one intends to establish a right; as a settler's claim; a miner's claim.
9. (n.) A loud call.
Claim (30 Occurrences)
Luke 11:18 If Satan also is divided against himself, how will his kingdom stand? For you say that I cast out demons by Beelzebul. (See NIV)
John 4:20 Our fathers worshiped in this mountain, and you Jews say that in Jerusalem is the place where people ought to worship." (See NIV)
John 8:24 I said therefore to you that you will die in your sins; for unless you believe that I am he, you will die in your sins." (See NIV)
John 8:28 Jesus therefore said to them, "When you have lifted up the Son of Man, then you will know that I am he, and I do nothing of myself, but as my Father taught me, I say these things. (See NIV)
John 8:53 Are you greater than our father, Abraham, who died? The prophets died. Who do you make yourself out to be?" (See RSV)
John 8:54 Jesus answered, "If I glorify myself, my glory is nothing. It is my Father who glorifies me, of whom you say that he is our God. (See NIV)
John 9:41 Jesus said to them, "If you were blind, you would have no sin; but now you say,'We see.' Therefore your sin remains. (See NIV)
John 10:33 The Jews answered him, "We don't stone you for a good work, but for blasphemy: because you, being a man, make yourself God." (See NIV)
Romans 2:17 And since you claim the name of Jew, and find rest and satisfaction in the Law, and make your boast in God, (WEY)
Romans 3:8 Why not (as we are slanderously reported, and as some affirm that we say), "Let us do evil, that good may come?" Those who say so are justly condemned. (See NAS NIV)
1 Corinthians 9:4 Have we not a right to claim food and drink? (WEY)
1 Corinthians 9:12 If others partake of this right over you, don't we yet more? Nevertheless we did not use this right, but we bear all things, that we may cause no hindrance to the Good News of Christ. (See RSV)
2 Corinthians 3:5 not that we are sufficient of ourselves, to account anything as from ourselves; but our sufficiency is from God; (See RSV NIV)
2 Corinthians 11:12 But what I do, that I will do, that I may cut off occasion from them that desire an occasion, that in which they boast, they may be found even as we. (See RSV)
2 Thessalonians 3:9 This was not because we had not a claim upon you, but it arose from a desire to set you an example--for you to imitate us. (WEY)
1 Timothy 2:10 but--as befits women making a claim to godliness--with the ornament of good works. (WEY NAS)
Hebrews 5:5 So Christ also did not claim for Himself the honour of being made High Priest, but was appointed to it by Him who said to Him, "My Son art Thou: I have to-day become Thy Father;" (WEY)
1 John 1:6 If we say that we have fellowship with him and walk in the darkness, we lie, and don't tell the truth. (See NIV)
1 John 1:8 If we claim to be already free from sin, we lead ourselves astray and the truth has no place in our hearts. (WEY NIV)
1 John 1:10 If we say that we haven't sinned, we make him a liar, and his word is not in us. (See NIV)
Revelation 2:2 "I know your works, and your toil and perseverance, and that you can't tolerate evil men, and have tested those who call themselves apostles, and they are not, and found them false. (See NIV)
Revelation 3:9 Behold, I give of the synagogue of Satan, of those who say they are Jews, and they are not, but lie. Behold, I will make them to come and worship before your feet, and to know that I have loved you. (See NIV)
2 Samuel 19:43 The men of Israel answered the men of Judah, and said, "We have ten parts in the king, and we have also more claim to David than you. Why then did you despise us, that our advice should not be first had in bringing back our king?" The words of the men of Judah were fiercer than the words of the men of Israel. (WEB NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 2:20 Then answered I them, and said to them, The God of heaven, he will prosper us; therefore we his servants will arise and build: but you have no portion, nor right, nor memorial, in Jerusalem. (See NIV)
Job 3:5 Let darkness and the shadow of death claim it for their own. Let a cloud dwell on it. Let all that makes black the day terrify it. (WEB JPS ASV DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Job 31:13 "If I have despised the cause of my male servant or of my female servant, when they contended with me; (See NAS)
Psalms 73:9 They have set their mouth in the heavens. Their tongue walks through the earth. (See NIV)
Proverbs 20:6 Many men claim to be men of unfailing love, but who can find a faithful man? (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Proverbs 25:6 Don't exalt yourself in the presence of the king, or claim a place among great men; (WEB NAS NIV)
Jeremiah 23:38 But if you say, The burden of Yahweh; therefore thus says Yahweh: Because you say this word, The burden of Yahweh, and I have sent to you, saying, You shall not say, The burden of Yahweh; (See NIV)