|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) That which comes, arrives, or happens; that which falls out; any incident, good or bad.
2. (n.) An affair in hand; business; enterprise.
3. (n.) The consequence of anything; the issue; conclusion; result; that in which an action, operation, or series of operations, terminates.
4. (v. t.) To break forth.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
In Ecclesiastes 2:14; Ecclesiastes 9:2, 3, the translation of miqreh, "what happens," "lot," "fate." The English word bore this sense at the time of the King James Version. The meaning of "result," "outcome" ekbaseis, attaches to it in The Wisdom of Solomon 8:8, "events of seasons," the Revised Version (British and American) "issues."
Event (14 Occurrences)
Galatians 3:8 And the holy Writings, seeing before the event that God would give the Gentiles righteousness by faith, gave the good news before to Abraham, saying, In you will all the nations have a blessing. (BBE)
Exodus 1:10 give help! let us act wisely concerning it, lest it multiply, and it hath come to pass, when war happeneth, that it hath been joined, even it, unto those hating us, and hath fought against us, and hath gone out up of the land.' (See NAS)
Exodus 12:24 And ye shall observe this thing for an ordinance to thee and to thy sons for ever. (See NAS)
Deuteronomy 20:5 And let the overseers say to the people, If there is any man who has made for himself a new house and has not gone into it, let him go back to his house, so that in the event of his death in the fight, another may not take his house for himself. (BBE)
Deuteronomy 20:6 Or if any man has made a vine-garden without taking the first-fruits of it, let him go back to his house, so that in the event of his death in the fight, another may not be the first to make use of the fruit. (BBE)
Deuteronomy 20:7 Or if any man is newly married and has had no sex relations with his wife, let him go back to his house, so that in the event of his death in the fight, another man may not take her. (BBE)
1 Kings 5:4 But now Jehovah my God has given me rest on every side: there is neither adversary nor evil event. (DBY)
1 Kings 13:33 After this thing Jeroboam returned not from his evil way, but made again from among all the people priests of the high places; whosoever would, he consecrated him, that he might be one of the priests of the high places. (See NAS)
1 Kings 13:34 And by this thing there was sin unto the house of Jeroboam, even to cut it off, and to destroy it from off the face of the earth. (See NAS)
Ecclesiastes 2:14 The wise man's eyes are in his head, and the fool walks in darkness-and yet I perceived that one event happens to them all. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT)
Ecclesiastes 3:1 To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: (See NAS)
Ecclesiastes 3:19 For an event 'is to' the sons of man, and an event 'is to' the beasts, even one event 'is' to them; as the death of this, so 'is' the death of that; and one spirit 'is' to all, and the advantage of man above the beast is nothing, for the whole 'is' vanity. (YLT)
Ecclesiastes 9:2 All things come alike to all. There is one event to the righteous and to the wicked; to the good, to the clean, to the unclean, to him who sacrifices, and to him who doesn't sacrifice. As is the good, so is the sinner; he who takes an oath, as he who fears an oath. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT)
Ecclesiastes 9:3 This is an evil in all that is done under the sun, that there is one event to all: yes also, the heart of the sons of men is full of evil, and madness is in their heart while they live, and after that they go to the dead. (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS YLT)