|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. t.) To divide among several or many; to deal out; to apportion; to allot.
2. (v. t.) To dispense; to administer; as, to distribute justice.
3. (v. t.) To divide or separate, as into classes, orders, kinds, or species; to classify; to assort, as specimens, letters, etc.
4. (v. t.) To separate (type which has been used) and return it to the proper boxes in the cases.
5. (v. t.) To spread (ink) evenly, as upon a roller or a table.
6. (v. t.) To employ (a term) in its whole extent; to take as universal in one premise.
7. (v. i.) To make distribution.
Distribute (23 Occurrences)
Mark 6:41 Then He took the five loaves and the two fish, and lifting His eyes to Heaven He blessed the food. Then He broke the loaves into portions which He went on handing to the disciples to distribute; giving pieces also of the two fish to them all. (WEY)
Mark 8:6 So He passed the word to the people to sit down on the ground. Then taking the seven loaves He blessed them, and broke them into portions and proceeded to give them to His disciples for them to distribute, and they distributed them to the people. (WEY)
Mark 8:7 They had also a few small fish. He blessed them, and He told His disciples to distribute these also. (WEY NIV)
Luke 9:16 Then He took the five loaves and the two fish, and looking up to Heaven He blessed them and broke them into portions which He gave to the disciples to distribute to the people. (WEY)
Luke 18:22 When Jesus heard these things, he said to him, "You still lack one thing. Sell all that you have, and distribute it to the poor. You will have treasure in heaven. Come, follow me." (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
1 Corinthians 7:17 Only, as the Lord has distributed to each man, as God has called each, so let him walk. So I command in all the assemblies. (Root in WEB KJV ASV WBS YLT)
1 Corinthians 13:3 And if I distribute all my possessions to the poor, and give up my body to be burned, but am destitute of Love, it profits me nothing. (WEY)
Ephesians 4:28 Let the stealer steal no more, but rather let him toil, working what is honest with his hands, that he may have to distribute to him that has need. (DBY)
1 Timothy 6:18 that they do good, that they be rich in good works, that they be ready to distribute, willing to communicate; (WEB KJV ASV WBS)
Numbers 33:54 And you will take up your heritage in the land by the decision of the Lord, to every family its part; the greater the family the greater its heritage, and the smaller the family the smaller will be its heritage; wherever the decision of the Lord gives to any man his part, that will be his; distribution will be made to you by your fathers' tribes. (See NIV)
Numbers 34:29 These are they whom Jehovah commanded to distribute to the children of Israel their inheritance in the land of Canaan. (DBY)
Joshua 13:32 These are the inheritances which Moses distributed in the plains of Moab, beyond the Jordan at Jericho, eastward. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS RSV)
1 Chronicles 24:4 and there are found of the sons of Eleazar more for heads of the mighty men than of the sons of Ithamar; and they distribute them: Of the sons of Eleazar, heads for a house of fathers, sixteen; and of the sons of Ithamar, for a house of their fathers, eight. (YLT)
1 Chronicles 24:5 And they distribute them, by lots, one with another, for princes of the sanctuary, and princes of God, have been of the sons of Eleazar, and of the sons of Ithamar. (YLT)
2 Chronicles 31:14 Kore the son of Imnah the Levite, the porter at the east gate, was over the freewill offerings of God, to distribute the offerings of Yahweh, and the most holy things. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS)
2 Chronicles 31:15 Under him were Eden, and Miniamin, and Jeshua, and Shemaiah, Amariah, and Shecaniah, in the cities of the priests, in their office of trust, to give to their brothers by divisions, as well to the great as to the small: (See NAS RSV)
2 Chronicles 31:19 Also for the sons of Aaron the priests, who were in the fields of the suburbs of their cities, in every city, there were men who were mentioned by name, to give portions to all the males among the priests, and to all who were reckoned by genealogy among the Levites. (See NAS RSV NIV)
2 Chronicles 35:12 They removed the burnt offerings, that they might give them according to the divisions of the fathers' houses of the children of the people, to offer to Yahweh, as it is written in the book of Moses. So did they with the cattle. (See RSV)
Nehemiah 13:13 I made treasurers over the treasuries, Shelemiah the priest, and Zadok the scribe, and of the Levites, Pedaiah: and next to them was Hanan the son of Zaccur, the son of Mattaniah; for they were counted faithful, and their business was to distribute to their brothers. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Job 21:17 "How often is it that the lamp of the wicked is put out, that their calamity comes on them, that God distributes sorrows in his anger? (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)
Isaiah 58:7 Isn't it to distribute your bread to the hungry, and that you bring the poor who are cast out to your house? When you see the naked, that you cover him; and that you not hide yourself from your own flesh? (WEB)
Daniel 11:24 Against fertile places, and will make waste a part of the country; and he will do what his fathers have not done, or his fathers' fathers; he will make distribution among them of goods taken in war and by force, and of property: he will even make designs against the strong places for a time. (See NAS NIV)
Daniel 11:39 He shall deal with the strongest fortresses by the help of a foreign god: whoever acknowledges him he will increase with glory; and he shall cause them to rule over many, and shall divide the land for a price. (See NIV)