|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (superl.) Having the color of grass when fresh and growing; resembling that color of the solar spectrum which is between the yellow and the blue; verdant; emerald.
2. (superl.) Having a sickly color; wan.
3. (superl.) Full of life and vigor; fresh and vigorous; new; recent; as, a green manhood; a green wound.
4. (superl.) Not ripe; immature; not fully grown or ripened; as, green fruit, corn, vegetables, etc.
5. (superl.) Not roasted; half raw.
6. (superl.) Immature in age or experience; young; raw; not trained; awkward; as, green in years or judgment.
7. (superl.) Not seasoned; not dry; containing its natural juices; as, green wood, timber, etc.
8. (n.) The color of growing plants; the color of the solar spectrum intermediate between the yellow and the blue.
9. (n.) A grassy plain or plat; a piece of ground covered with verdant herbage; as, the village green.
10. (n.) Fresh leaves or branches of trees or other plants; wreaths; -- usually in the plural.
11. (n.) pl. Leaves and stems of young plants, as spinach, beets, etc., which in their green state are boiled for food.
12. (n.) Any substance or pigment of a green color.
13. (v. t.) To make green.
14. (v. i.) To become or grow green.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
WITHES, WITHS, GREEN
withs, (yetharim lachim, margin "new bowstrings," the King James Version margin "new (moist) cords" (Judges 16:7); Septuagint neura hugra): The material with which Samson was bound by Delilah (Judges 16:8) was probably some moist "gut" such as was used for bowstrings. Compare metharim, "bowstrings" (Psalm 21:12; yether, Job 30:11 Psalm 11:2); lahim, translated "green," means "fresh," "sappy" or "moist."
Green (72 Occurrences)
Matthew 13:26 But when the green stem came up and gave fruit, the evil plants were seen at the same time. (BBE)
Mark 6:39 He commanded them that everyone should sit down in groups on the green grass. (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Luke 23:31 For if they do these things in the green tree, what will be done in the dry?" (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Romans 14:2 One man has faith to take all things as food: another who is feeble in faith takes only green food. (BBE)
Revelation 6:13 And the stars of heaven were falling to the earth, like green fruit from a tree before the force of a great wind. (BBE)
Revelation 8:7 The first sounded, and there followed hail and fire, mixed with blood, and they were thrown to the earth. One third of the earth was burnt up, and one third of the trees were burnt up, and all green grass was burnt up. (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Revelation 9:4 They were told that they should not hurt the grass of the earth, neither any green thing, neither any tree, but only those people who don't have God's seal on their foreheads. (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Genesis 1:30 To every animal of the earth, and to every bird of the sky, and to everything that creeps on the earth, in which there is life, I have given every green herb for food;" and it was so. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 9:3 Every moving thing that lives will be food for you. As the green herb, I have given everything to you. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 19:25 And he sent destruction on those towns, with all the lowland and all the people of those towns and every green thing in the land. (BBE)
Genesis 30:37 And Jacob took him rods of green poplar, and of the hazel and chestnut tree; and pilled white streaks in them, and made the white appear which was in the rods. (KJV WBS)
Exodus 9:25 And through all the land of Egypt the ice-storm came down on everything which was in the fields, on man and on beast; and every green plant was crushed and every tree of the field broken. (BBE)
Exodus 10:12 And the Lord said to Moses, Let your hand be stretched out over the land of Egypt so that the locusts may come up on the land for the destruction of every green plant in the land, even everything untouched by the ice-storm. (BBE)
Exodus 10:15 For they covered the surface of the whole earth, so that the land was darkened, and they ate every herb of the land, and all the fruit of the trees which the hail had left. There remained nothing green, either tree or herb of the field, through all the land of Egypt. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Leviticus 2:14 And if thou offer a meat offering of thy firstfruits unto the LORD, thou shalt offer for the meat offering of thy firstfruits green ears of corn dried by the fire, even corn beaten out of full ears. (KJV DBY WBS YLT)
Leviticus 13:49 if the plague is greenish or reddish in the garment, or in the skin, or in the warp, or in the woof, or in anything made of skin; it is the plague of leprosy, and shall be shown to the priest. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Leviticus 14:37 He shall examine the plague; and behold, if the plague is in the walls of the house with hollow streaks, greenish or reddish, and it appears to be deeper than the wall; (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Leviticus 23:14 And ye shall eat neither bread, nor parched corn, nor green ears, until the selfsame day that ye have brought an offering unto your God: it shall be a statute for ever throughout your generations in all your dwellings. (KJV DBY WBS)
Numbers 6:3 He is to keep himself from wine and strong drink, and take no mixed wine or strong drink or any drink made from grapes, or any grapes, green or dry. (BBE)
Numbers 11:5 Sweet is the memory of the fish we had in Egypt for nothing, and the fruit and green plants of every sort, sharp and pleasing to the taste: (BBE)
Numbers 22:4 And Moab said to the elders of Midian, Now will this company lick up all that is round about us, as an ox licks up the green herb of the field. Now Balak the son of Zippor was king of Moab at that time. (DBY YLT)
Deuteronomy 11:10 For the land whither thou art going in to possess it, is not as the land of Egypt whence ye have come out, where thou sowest thy seed, and hast watered with thy foot, as a garden of the green herb; (YLT)
Deuteronomy 12:2 You shall surely destroy all the places in which the nations that you shall dispossess served their gods, on the high mountains, and on the hills, and under every green tree: (WEB KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Judges 16:7 Samson said to her, "If they bind me with seven green cords that were never dried, then shall I become weak, and be as another man." (WEB KJV ASV WBS YLT)
Judges 16:8 Then the lords of the Philistines brought up to her seven green cords which had not been dried, and she bound him with them. (WEB KJV ASV WBS YLT)
2 Samuel 23:4 And he shall be as the light or the morning, like the rising of the sun, A morning without clouds; When from the sunshine, after rain, The green grass springeth from the earth. (DBY)
1 Kings 14:23 For they also built them high places, and pillars, and Asherim, on every high hill, and under every green tree; (WEB KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT RSV)
1 Kings 21:2 and Ahab speaketh unto Naboth, saying, 'Give to me thy vineyard, and it is to me for a garden of green herbs, for it 'is' near by my house, and I give to thee in its stead a better vineyard than it; if good in thine eyes, I give to thee silver -- its price.' (YLT)
2 Kings 4:39 And one went out into the field to get green plants and saw a vine of the field, and pulling off the fruit of it till the fold of his robe was full, he came back and put the fruit, cut up small, into the pot of soup, having no idea what it was. (BBE)
2 Kings 16:4 He sacrificed and burnt incense in the high places, and on the hills, and under every green tree. (WEB KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
2 Kings 17:10 and they set them up pillars and Asherim on every high hill, and under every green tree; (WEB KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
2 Kings 19:26 Therefore their inhabitants were of small power. They were dismayed and confounded. They were like the grass of the field, and like the green herb, like the grass on the housetops, and like grain blasted before it has grown up. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS NIV)
2 Chronicles 28:4 He sacrificed and burnt incense in the high places, and on the hills, and under every green tree. (WEB KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Esther 1:6 There were hangings of white, green, and blue material, fastened with cords of fine linen and purple to silver rings and marble pillars. The couches were of gold and silver, on a pavement of red, white, yellow, and black marble. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS)
Job 8:12 While it is yet in its greenness, not cut down, it withers before any other reed. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS NAS)
Job 8:16 He is green before the sun. His shoots go forth over his garden. (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS YLT)
Job 15:32 It shall be accomplished before his time. His branch shall not be green. (WEB KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Job 38:27 To give water to the land where there is waste and destruction, and to make the dry land green with young grass? (BBE)
Job 39:8 The range of the mountains is his pasture, He searches after every green thing. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 1:3 He will be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, which gives its fruit at the right time, whose leaves will ever be green; and he will do well in all his undertakings. (BBE)
Psalms 23:2 He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 37:2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither like the green herb. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 37:35 I have seen the wicked in great power, spreading himself like a green tree in its native soil. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NIV)
Psalms 52:8 But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in God's house. I trust in God's loving kindness forever and ever. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Psalms 58:9 Before your pots can feel the heat of the thorns, he will sweep away the green and the burning alike. (WEB ASV DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 68:13 Though ye have lain among the sheepfolds, ye shall be as wings of a dove covered with silver, and her feathers with green gold. (DBY RSV)
Psalms 90:6 In the morning it is green; in the evening it is cut down, and becomes dry. (BBE)
Psalms 92:14 They will still bring forth fruit in old age. They will be full of sap and green, (WEB ASV DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 105:35 ate up every plant in their land; and ate up the fruit of their ground. (See NIV)
Proverbs 11:28 He who trusts in his riches will fall, but the righteous shall flourish as the green leaf. (WEB ASV BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Proverbs 15:17 Better 'is' an allowance of green herbs and love there, Than a fatted ox, and hatred with it. (YLT)
Song of Songs 1:16 Behold, thou art fair, my beloved, yea, pleasant: also our bed is green. (KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT RSV)
Song of Songs 2:13 The fig tree ripens her green figs. The vines are in blossom. They give forth their fragrance. Arise, my love, my beautiful one, and come away." (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE WBS YLT)
Song of Songs 6:11 I went down into the nut tree grove, to see the green plants of the valley, to see whether the vine budded, and the pomegranates were in flower. (WEB JPS ASV BBE)
Isaiah 15:6 For the waters of Nimrim will be desolate; for the grass has withered away, the tender grass fails, there is no green thing. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS NIV)
Isaiah 37:27 Therefore their inhabitants had little power. They were dismayed and confounded. They were like the grass of the field, and like the green herb, like the grass on the housetops, and like a field before its crop has grown. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS NIV)
Isaiah 57:5 you who inflame yourselves among the oaks, under every green tree; who kill the children in the valleys, under the clefts of the rocks? (WEB KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT RSV)
Jeremiah 2:20 For of old time I have broken your yoke, and burst your bonds; and you said, I will not serve; for on every high hill and under every green tree you bowed yourself, playing the prostitute. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Jeremiah 3:6 Moreover Yahweh said to me in the days of Josiah the king, Have you seen that which backsliding Israel has done? she is gone up on every high mountain and under every green tree, and there has played the prostitute. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Jeremiah 3:13 Only acknowledge your iniquity, that you have transgressed against Yahweh your God, and have scattered your ways to the strangers under every green tree, and you have not obeyed my voice, says Yahweh. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Jeremiah 11:16 Yahweh called your name, A green olive tree, beautiful with goodly fruit: with the noise of a great tumult he has kindled fire on it, and its branches are broken. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Jeremiah 17:2 while their children remember their altars and their Asherim by the green trees on the high hills. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Jeremiah 17:8 For he shall be as a tree planted by the waters, who spreads out its roots by the river, and shall not fear when heat comes, but its leaf shall be green; and shall not be careful in the year of drought, neither shall cease from yielding fruit. (WEB KJV ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Jeremiah 23:10 For the land is full of men who are untrue to their wives; because of the curse the land is full of grief; the green fields of the waste land have become dry; and they are quick to do evil, their strength is for what is not right. (BBE)
Jeremiah 25:36 A sound of the cry of the keepers of sheep, and the bitter crying of the chiefs of the flock! for the Lord has made waste their green fields. (BBE)
Jeremiah 30:6 Put the question and see if it is possible for a man to have birth-pains: why do I see every man with his hands gripping his sides, as a woman does when the pains of birth are on her, and all faces are turned green? (BBE)
Ezekiel 6:13 You shall know that I am Yahweh, when their slain men shall be among their idols around their altars, on every high hill, on all the tops of the mountains, and under every green tree, and under every thick oak, the places where they offered pleasant aroma to all their idols. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Ezekiel 17:24 All the trees of the field shall know that I, Yahweh, have brought down the high tree, have exalted the low tree, have dried up the green tree, and have made the dry tree to flourish; I, Yahweh, have spoken and have done it. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 20:47 and tell the forest of the South, Hear the word of Yahweh: Thus says the Lord Yahweh, Behold, I will kindle a fire in you, and it shall devour every green tree in you, and every dry tree: the flaming flame shall not be quenched, and all faces from the south to the north shall be burnt thereby. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 47:12 And by the edge of the river, on this side and on that, will come up every tree used for food, whose leaves will ever be green and its fruit will not come to an end: it will have new fruit every month, because its waters come out from the holy place: the fruit will be for food and the leaf will make well those who are ill. (BBE)
Hosea 14:8 Ephraim, what have I to do any more with idols? I answer, and will take care of him. I am like a green fir tree; from me your fruit is found." (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV NIV)
Joel 2:22 Have no fear, you beasts of the field, for the grass-lands of the waste are becoming green, for the trees are producing fruit, the fig-tree and the vine give out their strength. (BBE NAS RSV NIV)