|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. t.) To search for or follow after, as game or wild animals; to chase; to pursue for the purpose of catching or killing; to follow with dogs or guns for sport or exercise; as, to hunt a deer.
2. (v. t.) To search diligently after; to seek; to pursue; to follow; -- often with out or up; as, to hunt up the facts; to hunt out evidence.
3. (v. t.) To drive; to chase; -- with down, from, away, etc.; as, to hunt down a criminal; he was hunted from the parish.
4. (v. t.) To use or manage in the chase, as hounds.
5. (v. t.) To use or traverse in pursuit of game; as, he hunts the woods, or the country.
6. (v. i.) To follow the chase; to go out in pursuit of game; to course with hounds.
7. (v. i.) To seek; to pursue; to search; -- with for or after.
8. (n.) The act or practice of chasing wild animals; chase; pursuit; search.
9. (n.) The game secured in the hunt.
10. (n.) A pack of hounds.
11. (n.) An association of huntsmen.
12. (n.) A district of country hunted over.
Hunt (19 Occurrences)
Genesis 27:3 And now, I pray thee, take thy weapons, thy quiver and thy bow, and go out to the field and hunt me venison, (DBY YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 27:5 Rebekah heard when Isaac spoke to Esau his son. Esau went to the field to hunt for venison, and to bring it. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 31:36 Jacob was angry, and argued with Laban. Jacob answered Laban, "What is my trespass? What is my sin, that you have hotly pursued after me? (See NIV)
Leviticus 17:13 "'Whatever man there is of the children of Israel, or of the strangers who live as foreigners among them, who takes in hunting any animal or bird that may be eaten; he shall pour out its blood, and cover it with dust. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
1 Samuel 24:11 Moreover, my father, behold, yes, see the skirt of your robe in my hand; for in that I cut off the skirt of your robe, and didn't kill you, know and see that there is neither evil nor disobedience in my hand, and I have not sinned against you, though you hunt for my life to take it. (WEB KJV ASV WBS YLT RSV NIV)
1 Samuel 26:20 Now therefore, don't let my blood fall to the earth away from the presence of Yahweh; for the king of Israel has come out to seek a flea, as when one hunts a partridge in the mountains." (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Job 10:16 If my head is held high, you hunt me like a lion. Again you show yourself powerful to me. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Job 18:2 "How long will you hunt for words? Consider, and afterwards we will speak. (WEB ASV DBY NAS RSV)
Job 38:39 "Can you hunt the prey for the lioness, or satisfy the appetite of the young lions, (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 10:2 In arrogance, the wicked hunt down the weak. They are caught in the schemes that they devise. (WEB NIV)
Psalms 140:11 An evil speaker won't be established in the earth. Evil will hunt the violent man to overthrow him. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Proverbs 6:26 For a prostitute reduces you to a piece of bread. The adulteress hunts for your precious life. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS)
Proverbs 12:27 The slothful man roasteth not that which he took in hunting: but the substance of a diligent man is precious. (Root in KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT)
Jeremiah 16:16 Behold, I will send for many fishermen, says Yahweh, and they shall fish them up; and afterward I will send for many hunters, and they shall hunt them from every mountain, and from every hill, and out of the clefts of the rocks. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Lamentations 4:18 They hunt our steps, so that we can't go in our streets: Our end is near, our days are fulfilled; for our end is come. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS)
Ezekiel 13:18 and say, Thus says the Lord Yahweh: Woe to the women who sew pillows on all elbows, and make kerchiefs for the head of persons of every stature to hunt souls! Will you hunt the souls of my people, and save souls alive for yourselves? (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Ezekiel 13:20 Therefore thus says the Lord Yahweh: Behold, I am against your pillows, with which you there hunt the souls to make them fly, and I will tear them from your arms; and I will let the souls go, even the souls whom you hunt to make them fly. (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Amos 9:3 Though they hide themselves in the top of Carmel, I will search and take them out there; and though they be hid from my sight in the bottom of the sea, there I will command the serpent, and it will bite them. (See NIV)
Micah 7:2 The godly man has perished out of the earth, and there is no one upright among men. They all lie in wait for blood; every man hunts his brother with a net. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)