|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) A marking off by visible signs; a designation of honor.
2. (n.) The act of distinguishing or denoting the differences between objects, or the qualities by which one is known from others; exercise of discernment; discrimination.
3. (n.) That which distinguishes one thing from another; distinguishing quality; sharply defined difference; as, the distinction between real and apparent good.
4. (n.) Estimation of difference; regard to differences or distinguishing circumstance.
5. (n.) Conspicuous station; eminence; superiority; honorable estimation; as, a man of distinction.
Distinction (14 Occurrences)
Acts 11:12 And the Spirit bade me go with them, making no distinction. And these six brethren also accompanied me; and we entered into the man's house: (ASV RSV)
Acts 15:9 He made no distinction between us and them, cleansing their hearts by faith. (WEB ASV NAS RSV NIV)
Acts 25:23 On the morrow therefore, Agrippa being come, and Bernice, with great pomp, and having entered into the hall of audience, with the chiliarchs and the men of distinction of the city, and Festus having given command, Paul was brought. (DBY)
Romans 3:22 even the righteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ to all and on all those who believe. For there is no distinction, (WEB WEY ASV NAS RSV)
Romans 10:12 For there is no distinction between Jew and Greek; for the same Lord is Lord of all, and is rich to all who call on him. (WEB ASV NAS RSV)
1 Corinthians 14:7 Even things without life, giving a voice, whether pipe or harp, if they didn't give a distinction in the sounds, how would it be known what is piped or harped? (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS NAS NIV)
Colossians 3:11 where there can't be Greek and Jew, circumcision and uncircumcision, barbarian, Scythian, bondservant, freeman; but Christ is all, and in all. (See NAS)
Jude 1:22 On some have compassion, making a distinction, (WEB)
Exodus 9:4 Yahweh will make a distinction between the livestock of Israel and the livestock of Egypt; and there shall nothing die of all that belongs to the children of Israel."'" (WEB ASV NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 11:7 But against any of the children of Israel a dog won't even bark or move its tongue, against man or animal; that you may know that Yahweh makes a distinction between the Egyptians and Israel. (WEB ASV NAS RSV NIV)
Leviticus 10:10 and that you are to make a distinction between the holy and the common, and between the unclean and the clean; (WEB ASV NAS)
Leviticus 11:47 to make a distinction between the unclean and the clean, and between the living thing that may be eaten and the living thing that may not be eaten.'" (WEB ASV NAS RSV)
Leviticus 20:25 "'You shall therefore make a distinction between the clean animal and the unclean, and between the unclean fowl and the clean: and you shall not make yourselves abominable by animal, or by bird, or by anything with which the ground teems, which I have separated from you as unclean for you. (WEB ASV NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 22:26 Her priests have done violence to my law, and have profaned my holy things: they have made no distinction between the holy and the common, neither have they caused men to discern between the unclean and the clean, and have hid their eyes from my Sabbaths, and I am profaned among them. (WEB ASV NAS RSV)