|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. t. & i.) To bring forth young.
2. (v. t.) To set on fire; to cause to burn with flame; to ignite; to cause to begin burning; to start; to light; as, to kindle a match, or shavings.
3. (v. t.) Fig.: To inflame, as the passions; to rouse; to provoke; to excite to action; to heat; to fire; to animate; to incite; as, to kindle anger or wrath; to kindle the flame of love, or love into a flame.
4. (v. i.) To take fire; to begin to burn with flame; to start as a flame.
5. (v. i.) Fig.: To begin to be excited; to grow warm or animated; to be roused or exasperated.
Kindle (25 Occurrences)
2 Timothy 1:6 For this reason let me remind you to rekindle God's gift which is yours through the laying on of my hands. (Root in WEY DBY NAS RSV)
James 3:5 Even so the tongue is a little member, and boasteth great things. Behold, how great a matter a little fire kindleth! (Root in KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT)
Exodus 35:3 You shall kindle no fire throughout your habitations on the Sabbath day.'" (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Leviticus 6:12 And the fire upon the altar shall be kept burning thereon, it shall not go out; and the priest shall burn wood on it every morning: and he shall lay the burnt-offering in order upon it, and shall burn thereon the fat of the peace-offerings. (See JPS)
Deuteronomy 11:17 and the anger of Yahweh be kindled against you, and he shut up the sky, so that there shall be no rain, and the land shall not yield its fruit; and you perish quickly from off the good land which Yahweh gives you. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Proverbs 26:21 As coals are to burning coals, and wood to fire; so is a contentious man to kindle strife. (KJV JPS WBS YLT NAS)
Isaiah 9:18 For wickedness burns like a fire. It devours the briers and thorns; yes, it kindles in the thickets of the forest, and they roll upward in a column of smoke. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV)
Isaiah 10:16 Therefore the Lord, Yahweh of Armies, will send among his fat ones leanness; and under his glory a burning will be kindled like the burning of fire. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Isaiah 30:33 For his burning place has long been ready. Yes, for the king it is made ready. He has made its pyre deep and large with fire and much wood. Yahweh's breath, like a stream of sulfur, kindles it. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS RSV)
Isaiah 43:2 When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon thee. (KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS)
Isaiah 50:11 Behold, all you who kindle a fire, who gird yourselves about with torches; walk you in the flame of your fire, and among the brands that you have kindled. You shall have this of my hand; you shall lie down in sorrow. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Jeremiah 7:18 The children gather wood, and the fathers kindle the fire, and the women knead the dough, to make cakes to the queen of the sky, and to pour out drink offerings to other gods, that they may provoke me to anger. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Jeremiah 15:14 I will make them to pass with your enemies into a land which you don't know; for a fire is kindled in my anger, which shall burn on you. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Jeremiah 17:27 But if you will not listen to me to make the Sabbath day holy, and not to bear a burden and enter in at the gates of Jerusalem on the Sabbath day; then will I kindle a fire in its gates, and it shall devour the palaces of Jerusalem, and it shall not be quenched. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Jeremiah 21:14 I will punish you according to the fruit of your doings, says Yahweh; and I will kindle a fire in her forest, and it shall devour all that is around her. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Jeremiah 33:18 Neither shall the priests the Levites want a man before me to offer burnt offerings, and to kindle meat offerings, and to do sacrifice continually. (KJV WBS)
Jeremiah 43:12 I will kindle a fire in the houses of the gods of Egypt; and he shall burn them, and carry them away captive: and he shall array himself with the land of Egypt, as a shepherd puts on his garment; and he shall go forth from there in peace. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV)
Jeremiah 49:27 I will kindle a fire in the wall of Damascus, and it shall devour the palaces of Ben Hadad. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV)
Jeremiah 50:32 The proud one shall stumble and fall, and none shall raise him up; and I will kindle a fire in his cities, and it shall devour all who are around him. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT 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 DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Ezekiel 24:10 Heap on wood, kindle the fire, consume the flesh, and spice it well, and let the bones be burned. (KJV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 39:9 And they that dwell in the cities of Israel shall go forth, and shall kindle fire, and burn weapons, and shields, and targets, bows, and arrows, and hand-staves, and spears: and they shall make fires with them seven years. (DBY YLT)
Amos 1:14 But I will kindle a fire in the wall of Rabbah, and it will devour its palaces, with shouting in the day of battle, with a storm in the day of the whirlwind; (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Obadiah 1:18 And the house of Jacob shall be a fire, and the house of Joseph a flame, and the house of Esau for stubble, and they shall kindle in them, and devour them; and there shall not be any remaining of the house of Esau; for the LORD hath spoken it. (KJV JPS DBY WBS)
Malachi 1:10 "Oh that there were one among you who would shut the doors, that you might not kindle fire on my altar in vain! I have no pleasure in you," says Yahweh of Armies, "neither will I accept an offering at your hand. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)