|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (a.) Malignant; mischievous; spiteful.
2. (a.) Feeling or exhibiting envy; actuated or directed by, or proceeding from, envy; -- said of a person, disposition, feeling, act, etc.; jealously pained by the excellence or good fortune of another; maliciously grudging; -- followed by of, at, and against; as, an envious man, disposition, attack; envious tongues.
3. (a.) Inspiring envy.
4. (a.) Excessively careful; cautious.
Envious (16 Occurrences)
Matthew 20:15 Have I not a right to do what I choose with my own property? Or are you envious because I am generous?' (WEY NAS NIV)
Matthew 27:18 For he knew that it was from envious hatred that Jesus had been brought before him. (WEY)
Romans 10:19 But I say, Had Israel no knowledge? First Moses says, You will be moved to envy by that which is not a nation, and by a foolish people I will make you angry. (See NIV)
Romans 11:11 So I say, Were their steps made hard in order that they might have a fall? In no way: but by their fall salvation has come to the Gentiles, so that they might be moved to envy. (See NIV)
James 4:2 You are burning with desire, and have not your desire, so you put men to death; you are full of envy, and you are not able to get your desire, so you are fighting and making war; you have not your desire, because you do not make request for it. (See NAS)
Genesis 30:1 And Rachel seeth that she hath not borne to Jacob, and Rachel is envious of her sister, and saith unto Jacob, 'Give me sons, and if there is none -- I die.' (YLT)
Deuteronomy 32:21 They have moved me to jealousy with that which is not God. They have provoked me to anger with their vanities. I will move them to jealousy with those who are not a people. I will provoke them to anger with a foolish nation. (See NIV)
1 Samuel 2:32 You shall see the affliction of my habitation, in all the wealth which God shall give Israel; and there shall not be an old man in your house forever. (See RSV)
Psalms 37:1 By David. Don't fret because of evildoers, neither be envious against those who work unrighteousness. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 73:2 As nothing, have my steps slipped, For I have been envious of the boastful, (YLT)
Psalms 73:3 For I was envious of the arrogant, when I saw the prosperity of the wicked. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Psalms 106:16 And they are envious of Moses in the camp, Of Aaron, Jehovah's holy one. (YLT NAS NIV)
Proverbs 3:31 Be not envious of a man of violence, Nor fix thou on any of his ways. (YLT)
Proverbs 23:17 Let not thy heart be envious at sinners, But -- in the fear of Jehovah all the day. (YLT)
Proverbs 24:1 Don't be envious of evil men; neither desire to be with them: (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Proverbs 24:19 Don't fret yourself because of evildoers; neither be envious of the wicked: (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)