|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (a.) Cast down; common; base; not elevated in place; low.
2. (a.) Low in rank or social importance.
3. (a.) Not lofty or sublime; humble.
4. (a.) Having a low esteem of one's own worth; humble; meek; free from pride.
5. (adv.) In a low manner; humbly; meekly; modestly.
6. (adv.) In a low condition; meanly.
Lowly (29 Occurrences)
Matthew 11:29 Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart; and you will find rest for your souls. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS RSV)
Luke 1:48 Because He has not turned from His maidservant in her lowly position; For from this time forward all generations will account me happy, (WEY BBE)
Luke 1:52 He has put down princes from their thrones. And has exalted the lowly. (WEB DBY YLT)
Romans 12:16 Be of the same mind one toward another. Set not your mind on high things, but condescend to things that are lowly. Be not wise in your own conceits. (ASV DBY YLT NAS RSV)
1 Corinthians 1:28 and God chose the lowly things of the world, and the things that are despised, and the things that are not, that he might bring to nothing the things that are: (WEB NIV)
2 Corinthians 7:6 Nevertheless, he who comforts the lowly, God, comforted us by the coming of Titus; (WEB ASV)
2 Corinthians 10:1 Now I Paul, myself, entreat you by the humility and gentleness of Christ; I who in your presence am lowly among you, but being absent am of good courage toward you. (WEB ASV)
Philippians 3:21 who will change the body of our humiliation to be conformed to the body of his glory, according to the working by which he is able even to subject all things to himself. (See RSV NIV)
James 1:9 And let the brother who is low rejoice in his exaltation, (See RSV)
James 4:6 But He gives more abundant grace, as is implied in His saying, "God sets Himself against the haughty, but to the lowly He gives grace." (WEY DBY YLT)
Leviticus 19:15 Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judgment; thou shalt not respect the person of the lowly, nor honour the person of the great; in righteousness shalt thou judge thy neighbour. (DBY)
Job 5:11 So that He setteth up on high those that are low, and those that mourn are exalted to safety. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Job 22:29 For they have made low, And thou sayest, 'Lift up.' And the bowed down of eyes he saveth. (See RSV)
Psalms 119:141 I am small and of no account; but I keep your orders in mind. (See NIV)
Psalms 138:6 For though Yahweh is high, yet he looks after the lowly; but the proud, he knows from afar. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Proverbs 3:34 Surely he scorneth the scorners: but he giveth grace unto the lowly. (KJV ASV DBY WBS)
Proverbs 11:2 When pride cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom. (KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT)
Proverbs 16:19 It is better to be of a lowly spirit with the poor, than to divide the plunder with the proud. (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Proverbs 28:3 A man of wealth who is cruel to the poor is like a violent rain causing destruction of food. (See NAS)
Proverbs 29:23 A man's pride brings him low, but one of lowly spirit gains honor. (WEB JPS ASV RSV NIV)
Isaiah 57:15 For this is the word of him who is high and lifted up, whose resting-place is eternal, whose name is Holy: my resting-place is in the high and holy place, and with him who is crushed and poor in spirit, to give life to the spirit of the poor, and to make strong the heart of the crushed. (See NAS NIV)
Jeremiah 13:18 Say to the king and to the mistress: Make yourselves low -- sit still, For come down have your principalities, The crown of your beauty. (See NAS RSV)
Ezekiel 17:14 that the kingdom might be base, that it might not lift itself up, but that by keeping his covenant it might stand. (See JPS)
Ezekiel 21:26 Thus said the Lord Jehovah: Turn aside the mitre, and bear away the crown, This -- not this -- the low make high, And the high make low. (See NIV)
Ezekiel 29:14 and I will bring back the captivity of Egypt, and will cause them to return into the land of Pathros, into the land of their birth; and they shall be there a base kingdom. (See JPS NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 29:15 Of the kingdoms it is lowest, And it lifteth not up itself any more above the nations, And I have made them few, So as not to rule among nations. (See RSV)
Micah 6:8 He hath declared to thee, O man, what 'is' good; Yea, what is Jehovah requiring of thee, Except -- to do judgment, and love kindness, And lowly to walk with thy God? (YLT)
Zephaniah 3:12 But I will leave in the midst of you an afflicted and poor people, and they will take refuge in the name of Yahweh. (See NAS RSV)
Zechariah 9:9 Rejoice greatly, daughter of Zion! Shout, daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your King comes to you! He is righteous, and having salvation; lowly, and riding on a donkey, even on a colt, the foal of a donkey. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS)