|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) A name given by coppersmiths to an alloy of copper, tin, iron, etc., usually called white metal.
2. (a.) Cast down; dejected; overthrown; slain.
3. (n.) A fabric of sedge, rushes, flags, husks, straw, hemp, or similar material, used for wiping and cleaning shoes at the door, for covering the floor of a hall or room, and for other purposes.
4. (n.) Any similar fabric for various uses, as for covering plant houses, putting beneath dishes or lamps on a table, securing rigging from friction, and the like.
5. (n.) Anything growing thickly, or closely interwoven, so as to resemble a mat in form or texture; as, a mat of weeds; a mat of hair.
6. (n.) An ornamental border made of paper, plasterboard, metal, etc., put under the glass which covers a framed picture; as, the mat of a daguerreotype.
7. (v. t.) To cover or lay with mats.
8. (v. t.) To twist, twine, or felt together; to interweave into, or like, a mat; to entangle.
9. (v. i.) To grow thick together; to become interwoven or felted together like a mat.
Mat (17 Occurrences)
Matthew 9:2 Behold, they brought to him a man who was paralyzed, lying on a bed. Jesus, seeing their faith, said to the paralytic, "Son, cheer up! Your sins are forgiven you." (See NIV)
Matthew 9:6 But that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins..." (then he said to the paralytic), "Get up, and take up your mat, and go up to your house." (WEB NIV)
Mark 2:4 When they could not come near to him for the crowd, they removed the roof where he was. When they had broken it up, they let down the mat that the paralytic was lying on. (WEB WEY NIV)
Mark 2:9 Which is easier?--to say to this paralytic, 'Your sins are pardoned,' or to say, 'Rise, take up your mat, and walk?' (WEY NIV)
Mark 2:11 "I tell you, arise, take up your mat, and go to your house." (WEB WEY NIV)
Mark 2:12 He arose, and immediately took up the mat, and went out in front of them all; so that they were all amazed, and glorified God, saying, "We never saw anything like this!" (WEB WEY NIV)
Luke 5:18 Behold, men brought a paralyzed man on a cot, and they sought to bring him in to lay before Jesus. (See NIV)
Luke 5:19 Not finding a way to bring him in because of the multitude, they went up to the housetop, and let him down through the tiles with his cot into the midst before Jesus. (See NIV)
Luke 5:24 But that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins" (he said to the paralyzed man), "I tell you, arise, and take up your cot, and go to your house." (See NIV)
John 5:8 Jesus said to him, "Arise, take up your mat, and walk." (WEB WEY NIV)
John 5:9 Immediately, the man was made well, and took up his mat and walked. Now it was the Sabbath on that day. (WEB WEY NIV)
John 5:10 So the Jews said to him who was cured, "It is the Sabbath. It is not lawful for you to carry the mat." (WEB WEY NIV)
John 5:11 He answered them, "He who made me well, the same said to me,'Take up your mat, and walk.' " (WEB WEY NIV)
John 5:12 Then they asked him, "Who is the man who said to you,'Take up your mat, and walk'?" (WEB WEY)
Acts 9:34 Peter said to him, "Aeneas, Jesus Christ heals you. Get up and make your bed!" Immediately he arose. (See NIV)
1 Timothy 5:16 If any woman that believeth hath widows, let her relieve them, and let not the church be burdened; that it mat relieve them that are widows indeed. (ASV)
2 Samuel 11:13 When David had called him, he ate and drink before him; and he made him drunk. At evening, he went out to lie on his bed with the servants of his lord, but didn't go down to his house. (See NIV)