|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. t.) Firm; solid; fixed; immovable; -- opposed to fluid.
2. (v. t.) Not liable, or given, to change; permanent; regular; continuous; continually recurring; steadfast; faithful; not fickle.
3. (v. t.) Remaining unchanged or invariable, as a quantity, force, law, etc.
4. (v. t.) Consistent; logical.
5. (n.) That which is not subject to change; that which is invariable.
6. (n.) A quantity that does not change its value; -- used in contradistinction to variable.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
kon'-stant, kon'-stant-li: In 1 Chronicles 28 (chazaq) meaning "firm," "strong." In Proverbs 21:28 the adverb ("constantly") of the King James Version is replaced in the American Standard Revised Version by "shall speak so as to endure," the English Revised Version "unchallenged." the Revised Version (British and American) gives "confidently" for the King James Version "constantly" in Acts 12:15 Titus 3:8.
Constant (16 Occurrences)
Mark 3:9 So He gave directions to His disciples to keep a small boat in constant attendance on Him because of the throng--to prevent their crushing Him. (WEY)
Acts 2:42 and they were constant in listening to the teaching of the Apostles and in their attendance at the Communion, that is, the Breaking of the Bread, and at prayer. (WEY)
Acts 10:7 So when the angel who had been speaking to him was gone, Cornelius called two of his servants and a God-fearing soldier who was in constant attendance on him, (WEY DBY)
Acts 12:5 Peter therefore was kept in the prison, but constant prayer was made by the assembly to God for him. (WEB)
Acts 27:33 And till the day was about to be, Paul was calling upon all to partake of nourishment, saying, 'Fourteen days to-day, waiting, ye continue fasting, having taken nothing, (See NAS NIV)
Romans 12:12 rejoicing in hope; enduring in troubles; continuing steadfastly in prayer; (See RSV)
1 Thessalonians 3:6 But now that Timothy has recently come back to us from you, and has brought us the happy tidings of your faith and love, and has told us how you still cherish a constant and affectionate recollection of us, and are longing to see us as we also long to see you-- (WEY)
1 Timothy 6:5 constant friction of people of corrupt minds and destitute of the truth, who suppose that godliness is a means of gain. Withdraw yourself from such. (WEB DBY NAS NIV)
Hebrews 5:14 Such persons are mere babes. But solid food is for adults--that is, for those who through constant practice have their spiritual faculties carefully trained to distinguish good from evil. (WEY NIV)
Numbers 17:5 It shall happen, that the rod of the man whom I shall choose shall bud: and I will make to cease from me the murmurings of the children of Israel, which they murmur against you." (See NIV)
1 Chronicles 28:7 I will establish his kingdom forever, if he be constant to do my commandments and my ordinances, as at this day. (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS)
Job 33:19 He is chastened also with pain upon his bed, and with constant strife in his bones; (DBY NIV)
Proverbs 19:13 A foolish son is the calamity of his father; and the contentions of a wife are a continual dropping. (See NAS NIV)
Proverbs 27:15 A continual dropping in a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike; (See NAS NIV)
Isaiah 51:13 And hast forgotten the LORD thy Maker, that stretched forth the heavens, and laid the foundations of the earth; and fearest continually all the day because of the fury of the oppressor, as he maketh ready to destroy? And where is the fury of the oppressor? (See NIV)
Ezekiel 30:16 And I will set a fire in Egypt; Sin shall be in great convulsion, and No shall be rent asunder; and in Noph shall come adversaries in the day-time. (See NIV)