|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (a.) Worthy of consideration, borne in mind, or attended to.
2. (a.) of some distinction; noteworthy; influential; respectable; -- said of persons.
3. (a.) of importance or value.
Considerable (17 Occurrences)
Matthew 14:24 and the boat was now in the midst of the sea, distressed by the waves, for the wind was contrary. (See NIV)
Matthew 26:9 "for this might have been sold for a considerable sum, and the money given to the poor." (WEY)
Luke 7:12 And as he drew near to the gate of the city, behold, a dead man was carried out, the only son of his mother, and she a widow, and a very considerable crowd of the city was with her. (DBY)
Luke 20:9 Then He proceeded to speak a parable to the people. "There was a man," He said, "who planted a vineyard, let it out to vine-dressers, and went abroad for a considerable time. (WEY)
John 11:19 and a considerable number of the Jews were with Martha and Mary, having come to express sympathy with them on the death of their brother. (WEY)
John 11:45 Thereupon a considerable number of the Jews--namely those who had come to Mary and had witnessed His deeds--became believers in Him; (WEY)
Acts 9:43 and Peter remained for a considerable time at Jaffa, staying at the house of a man called Simon, a tanner. (WEY)
Acts 11:24 For he was a good man, and full of the Holy Spirit and of faith, and many people were added to the Lord. (See NAS)
Acts 11:26 When he had found him, he brought him to Antioch. It happened, that for a whole year they were gathered together with the assembly, and taught many people. The disciples were first called Christians in Antioch. (See NAS)
Acts 14:3 Yet Paul and Barnabas remained there for a considerable time, speaking freely and relying on the Lord, while He bore witness to the Message of His grace by permitting signs and marvels to be done by them. (WEY NIV)
Acts 14:28 And they remained a considerable time in Antioch with the disciples. (WEY)
Acts 16:18 This she persisted in for a considerable time, until Paul, wearied out, turned round and said to the spirit, "I command you in the name of Jesus Christ to come out of her." And it came out immediately. (WEY)
Acts 18:18 After remaining a considerable time longer in Corinth, Paul took leave of the brethren and set sail for Syria; and Priscilla and Aquila were with him. He had shaved his head at Cenchreae, because he was bound by a vow. (WEY)
Acts 19:26 You see and hear, that not at Ephesus alone, but almost throughout all Asia, this Paul has persuaded and turned away many people, saying that they are no gods, that are made with hands. (See NAS RSV)
Acts 27:9 Our voyage thus far had occupied a considerable time, and the navigation being now unsafe and the Fast also already over, Paul warned them. (WEY NAS)
Acts 28:23 So they arranged a day with him and came to him in considerable numbers at the house of the friends who were entertaining him. And then, with solemn earnestness, he explained to them the subject of the Kingdom of God, endeavouring from morning till evening to convince them about Jesus, both from the Law of Moses and from the Prophets. (WEY)
Genesis 38:12 After many days, Shua's daughter, the wife of Judah, died. Judah was comforted, and went up to his sheepshearers to Timnah, he and his friend Hirah, the Adullamite. (See NAS)