|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) The corner, or angle, of a figure.
2. (n.) A parallelogram having four equal sides and four right angles.
3. (n.) Hence, anything which is square, or nearly so
4. (n.) A square piece or fragment.
5. (n.) A pane of glass.
6. (n.) A certain number of lines, forming a portion of a column, nearly square; -- used chiefly in reckoning the prices of advertisements in newspapers.
7. (n.) One hundred superficial feet.
8. (n.) An area of four sides, generally with houses on each side; sometimes, a solid block of houses; also, an open place or area for public use, as at the meeting or intersection of two or more streets.
9. (n.) An instrument having at least one right angle and two or more straight edges, used to lay out or test square work. It is of several forms, as the T square, the carpenter's square, the try-square., etc.
10. (n.) Hence, a pattern or rule.
11. (n.) The product of a number or quantity multiplied by itself; thus, 64 is the square of 8, for 8 / 8 = 64; the square of a + b is a2 + 2ab + b2.
12. (n.) Exact proportion; justness of workmanship and conduct; regularity; rule.
13. (n.) A body of troops formed in a square, esp. one formed to resist a charge of cavalry; a squadron.
14. (n.) Fig.: The relation of harmony, or exact agreement; equality; level.
15. (n.) The position of planets distant ninety degrees from each other; a quadrate.
16. (n.) The act of squaring, or quarreling; a quarrel.
17. (n.) The front of a woman's dress over the bosom, usually worked or embroidered.
18. (a.) Having four equal sides and four right angles; as, a square figure.
19. (a.) Forming a right angle; as, a square corner.
20. (a.) Having a shape broad for the height, with rectilinear and angular rather than curving outlines; as, a man of a square frame.
21. (a.) Exactly suitable or correspondent; true; just.
22. (a.) Rendering equal justice; exact; fair; honest, as square dealing.
23. (a.) Even; leaving no balance; as, to make or leave the accounts square.
24. (a.) Leaving nothing; hearty; vigorous.
25. (a.) At right angles with the mast or the keel, and parallel to the horizon; -- said of the yards of a square-rigged vessel when they are so braced.
26. (n.) To form with four sides and four right angles.
27. (n.) To form with right angles and straight lines, or flat surfaces; as, to square mason's work.
28. (n.) To compare with, or reduce to, any given measure or standard.
29. (n.) To adjust; to regulate; to mold; to shape; to fit; as, to square our actions by the opinions of others.
30. (n.) To make even, so as leave no remainder of difference; to balance; as, to square accounts.
31. (n.) To multiply by itself; as, to square a number or a quantity.
32. (n.) To hold a quartile position respecting.
33. (n.) To place at right angles with the keel; as, to square the yards.
34. (v. i.) To accord or agree exactly; to be consistent with; to conform or agree; to suit; to fit.
35. (v. i.) To go to opposite sides; to take an attitude of offense or defense, or of defiance; to quarrel.
36. (v. i.) To take a boxing attitude; -- often with up, sometimes with off.
Square (94 Occurrences)
Matthew 26:69 Now Peter was seated in the open square outside the house: and a servant-girl came to him, saying, You were with Jesus the Galilaean. (BBE)
Matthew 27:27 Then the ruler's armed men took Jesus into the open square, and got all their band together. (BBE)
Mark 14:66 And while Peter was down in the open square of the building, one of the servant-girls of the high priest came; (BBE)
Mark 15:16 And the men of the army took him away into the square in front of the building which is the Praetorium, and they got together all the band. (BBE)
Luke 7:32 They are like children sitting in the public square and calling out to one another, 'We have played the flute to you, and you have not danced: we have sung dirges, and you have not shown sorrow.' (WEY)
Luke 22:55 And a fire was lighted in the middle of the open square, and they were seated together, and Peter was among them. (BBE)
Acts 7:5 But he gave him no inheritance in it, no, not a single square yard of ground. And yet He promised to bestow the land as a permanent possession on him and his posterity after him--and promised this at a time when Abraham was childless. (WEY)
Acts 16:19 But when her owners saw that their hopes of gain were gone, they seized Paul and Silas and dragged them off to the magistrates in the public square. (WEY)
Revelation 21:16 The city lies foursquare, and its length is as great as its breadth. He measured the city with the reed, Twelve thousand twelve stadia. Its length, breadth, and height are equal. (Root in WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 19:2 and he said, "See now, my lords, please turn aside into your servant's house, stay all night, wash your feet, and you can rise up early, and go on your way." They said, "No, but we will stay in the street all night." (See NAS NIV)
Exodus 27:1 "You shall make the altar of acacia wood, five cubits long, and five cubits broad; the altar shall be foursquare: and its height shall be three cubits. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 28:16 It shall be square and folded double; a span shall be its length of it, and a span its breadth. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 30:2 Its length shall be a cubit, and its breadth a cubit. It shall be square, and its height shall be two cubits. Its horns shall be of one piece with it. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 37:25 He made the altar of incense of acacia wood. It was square: its length was a cubit, and its breadth a cubit. Its height was two cubits. Its horns were of one piece with it. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 38:1 He made the altar of burnt offering of acacia wood. It was square. Its length was five cubits, its breadth was five cubits, and its height was three cubits. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Exodus 39:9 It was square. They made the breastplate double. Its length was a span, and its breadth a span, being double. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Deuteronomy 13:16 You shall gather all its spoil into the midst of its street, and shall burn with fire the city, and all its spoil every whit, to Yahweh your God: and it shall be a heap forever; it shall not be built again. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Judges 19:15 and they turned aside there, to go in and spend the night at Gib'e-ah. And he went in and sat down in the open square of the city; for no man took them into his house to spend the night. (DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Judges 19:17 And he lifted up his eyes, and saw the wayfarer in the open square of the city; and the old man said, "Where are you going? and whence do you come?" (DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Judges 19:20 And the old man said, "Peace be to you; I will care for all your wants; only, do not spend the night in the square." (DBY NAS RSV NIV)
2 Samuel 21:12 David went and took the bones of Saul and the bones of Jonathan his son from the men of Jabesh Gilead, who had stolen them from the street of Beth Shan, where the Philistines had hanged them, in the day that the Philistines killed Saul in Gilboa; (See NAS RSV NIV)
1 Kings 6:20 And the inmost room was twenty cubits square and twenty cubits high, plated over with clear gold, and he made an altar of cedar-wood, plating it with gold. (BBE)
1 Kings 6:33 So also made he for the entrance of the temple door-posts of olive-wood, out of a fourth part of the wall ; (See JPS BBE RSV)
1 Kings 7:5 All the doors and posts were made square with beams: and window was over against window in three ranks. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
1 Kings 7:8 And the house for his living-place, the other open square in the covered room, was made in the same way. And then he made a house like it for Pharaoh's daughter, whom Solomon had taken as his wife. (BBE)
1 Kings 7:9 All these buildings were made, inside and out, from base to crowning stone, and outside to the great walled square, of highly priced stone, cut to different sizes with cutting-instruments. (BBE)
1 Kings 7:10 And the base was of great masses of highly priced stone, some ten cubits and some eight cubits square. (BBE)
1 Kings 7:12 The great outer square all round was walled with three lines of squared stones and a line of cedar-wood boards, round about the open square inside the house of the Lord and the covered room of the king's house. (BBE)
1 Kings 7:28 And the bases were made in this way; their sides were square, fixed in a framework; (BBE)
1 Kings 7:31 The mouth of it within the capital and above was a cubit: and its mouth was round after the work of a pedestal, a cubit and a half; and also on its mouth were engravings, and their panels were foursquare, not round. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
1 Kings 8:64 The same day the king made holy the middle of the open square in front of the house of the Lord, offering there the burned offering and the meal offering and the fat of the peace-offerings; for there was not room on the brass altar of the Lord for the burned offerings and the meal offerings and the fat of the peace-offerings. (BBE)
2 Chronicles 7:7 Then Solomon made holy the middle of the open square in front of the house of the Lord, offering the burned offerings there, and the fat of the peace-offerings; for there was not room on the brass altar which Solomon had made for all the burned offerings and the meal offerings and the fat. (BBE)
2 Chronicles 24:21 But when they had made a secret design against him, he was stoned with stones, by the king's order, in the outer square of the Lord's house. (BBE)
2 Chronicles 29:4 He brought in the priests and the Levites, and gathered them together into the broad place on the east, (See NAS RSV NIV)
2 Chronicles 29:16 And the priests went into the inner part of the house of the Lord to make it clean, and everything unclean which was to be seen in the Temple of the Lord they took out into the outer square of the Lord's house, and the Levites got it together and took it away to the stream Kidron. (BBE)
2 Chronicles 32:6 He set captains of war over the people, and gathered them together to him in the broad place at the gate of the city, and spoke comfortably to them, saying, (See NAS RSV NIV)
Ezra 10:9 Then all the men of Judah and Benjamin came together to Jerusalem before three days were past; it was the ninth month, on the twentieth day of the month; and all the people were seated in the wide square in front of the house of God, shaking with fear because of this business and because of the great rain. (BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Nehemiah 8:1 All the people gathered themselves together as one man into the broad place that was before the water gate; and they spoke to Ezra the scribe to bring the book of the law of Moses, which Yahweh had commanded to Israel. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Nehemiah 8:3 He read therein before the broad place that was before the water gate from early morning until midday, in the presence of the men and the women, and of those who could understand; and the ears of all the people were attentive to the book of the law. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Nehemiah 8:16 And the people went out and got them and made themselves tents, every one on the roof of his house, and in the open spaces and in the open squares of the house of God, and in the wide place of the water-doorway, and the wide place of the doorway of Ephraim. (Root in BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Esther 1:5 And at the end of that time, the king gave a feast for all the people who were present in Shushan, the king's town, small as well as great, for seven days, in the outer square of the garden of the king's house. (BBE)
Esther 2:11 And every day Mordecai took his walk before the square of the women's house, to see how Esther was and what would be done to her. (BBE)
Esther 4:6 So Hathach went out to Mordecai, to city square which was before the king's gate. (WEB BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Esther 6:9 Let the clothing and the horse be delivered to the hand of one of the king's most noble princes, that they may array the man whom the king delights to honor with them, and have him ride on horseback through the city square, and proclaim before him,'Thus shall it be done to the man whom the king delights to honor!'" (WEB NAS RSV)
Esther 6:11 Then Haman took the clothing and the horse, and arrayed Mordecai, and had him ride through the city square, and proclaimed before him, "Thus shall it be done to the man whom the king delights to honor!" (WEB NAS RSV)
Job 29:7 when I went forth to the city gate, when I prepared my seat in the street. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Proverbs 1:20 Wisdom calls aloud in the street. She utters her voice in the public squares. (Root in WEB NAS NIV)
Proverbs 26:13 The hater of work says, There is a lion in the way; a lion is in the streets. (See NAS)
Jeremiah 19:14 Then Jeremiah came from Topheth, where the Lord had sent him to give the prophet's word; and he took his place in the open square of the Lord's house, and said to all the people, (BBE)
Jeremiah 26:2 This is what the Lord has said: Take your place in the open square of the Lord's house and say to all the towns of Judah, who come into the Lord's house for worship, everything I give you orders to say to them: keep back not a word; (BBE)
Jeremiah 36:10 Then Baruch gave a public reading of the words of Jeremiah from the book, in the house of the Lord, in the room of Gemariah, the son of Shaphan the scribe, in the higher square, as one goes in by the new doorway of the Lord's house, in the hearing of all the people. (BBE)
Jeremiah 36:20 Then they went into the open square to the king; but the book they put away in the room of Elishama the scribe; and they gave the king an account of all the words. (BBE)
Ezekiel 8:16 And he took me into the inner square of the Lord's house, and at the door of the Temple of the Lord, between the covered way and the altar, there were about twenty-five men with their backs turned to the Temple of the Lord and their faces turned to the east; and they were worshipping the sun, turning to the east. (BBE)
Ezekiel 10:3 Now the winged ones were stationed on the right side of the house when the man went in; and the inner square was full of the cloud. (BBE)
Ezekiel 10:4 And the glory of the Lord went up from the winged ones and came to rest over the doorstep of the house; and the house was full of the cloud and the open square was full of the shining of the Lord's glory. (BBE)
Ezekiel 10:5 And the sound of the wings of the winged ones was clear even in the outer square, like the voice of the Ruler of all. (BBE)
Ezekiel 16:24 that you have built for yourselves a vaulted place, and have made yourselves a lofty place in every street. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 16:31 in that you build your vaulted place at the head of every way, and make your lofty place in every street, and have not been as a prostitute, in that you scorn pay. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 40:12 and a border before the lodges, one cubit on this side, and a border, one cubit on that side; and the lodges, six cubits on this side, and six cubits on that side. (See NAS NIV)
Ezekiel 40:14 And he took the measure of the covered way, twenty cubits; and opening from the covered way of the doorway was the open square round about. (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:17 Then he took me into the outer square, and there were rooms and a stone floor made for the open square all round: there were thirty rooms on the stone floor. (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:19 Then he took the measure of the square across, from before the lower doorway inside to before the inner doorway outside, one hundred cubits. And he took me in the direction of the north, (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:20 And there was a doorway to the outer square, looking to the north; and he took the measure of it to see how wide and how long it was. (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:23 And there was a doorway to the inner square opposite the doorway on the north, like the doorway on the east; and he took the measure from doorway to doorway, a hundred cubits. (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:27 And there was a doorway to the inner square looking to the south: he took the measure from doorway to doorway to the south, a hundred cubits. (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:28 Then he took me to the inner square by the south doorway: and he took the measure of the south doorway by these measures; (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:31 The covered way was on the side nearest the outer square; and there were palm-trees on the uprights: and there were eight steps going up to it. (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:32 And he took me into the inner square facing the east: and he took the measure of the doorway by these measures; (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:34 And the covered way was on the side nearest the outer square; there were palm-trees on the uprights, on this side and on that: and there were eight steps going up to it. (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:37 Its uprights were on the side nearest to the outer square; there were palm-trees on the uprights, on this side and on that: and there were eight steps going up to it. (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:44 And he took me into the inner square, and there were two rooms in the inner square, one at the side of the north doorway, facing south; and one at the side of the south doorway, facing north. (BBE)
Ezekiel 40:47 He measured the court, one hundred cubits long, and a hundred cubits broad, foursquare; and the altar was before the house. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 41:21 As for the temple, the door posts were squared; and as for the face of the sanctuary, the appearance of it was as the appearance of the temple. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Ezekiel 41:22 The altar was of wood, three cubits high, and its length two cubits; and its corners, and its length, and its walls, were of wood: and he said to me, This is the table that is before Yahweh. (See NIV)
Ezekiel 42:1 And he took me out into the inner square in the direction of the north: and he took me into the rooms which were opposite the separate place and opposite the building to the north. (BBE)
Ezekiel 42:6 For they were on three floors, and they had no pillars like the pillars of the outer square; so the highest was narrower than the lowest and middle floors from the earth level. (BBE)
Ezekiel 42:7 And the wall which went outside by the side of the rooms, in the direction of the outer square in front of the rooms, was fifty cubits long. (BBE)
Ezekiel 42:8 For the rooms in the outer square were fifty cubits long: and in front of the Temple was a space of a hundred cubits. (BBE)
Ezekiel 42:9 And under these rooms was the way in from the east side, as one goes into them from the outer square at the head of the outer wall. (BBE)
Ezekiel 42:14 When the priests go in, they may not go out of the holy place into the outer square, and there they are to put the robes in which they do the work of the Lord's house, for they are holy: and they have to put on other clothing before they come near that which has to do with the people. (BBE)
Ezekiel 43:5 And the spirit, lifting me up, took me into the inner square; and I saw that the house was full of the glory of the Lord. (BBE)
Ezekiel 43:16 The altar hearth shall be twelve cubits long by twelve broad, square in the four sides of it. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 43:17 And the settle shall be fourteen cubits long and fourteen broad in the four squares thereof; and the border about it shall be half a cubit; and the bottom thereof shall be a cubit about; and his stairs shall look toward the east. (Root in KJV WBS YLT RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 44:19 And when they go out into the outer square to the people, they are to take off the robes in which they do the work of priests, and put them away in the holy rooms, and put on other clothing, so that the people may not be made holy by their robes. (BBE)
Ezekiel 44:21 The priests are not to take wine when they go into the inner square. (BBE)
Ezekiel 44:27 And on the day when he goes into the inner square, to do the work of the holy place, he is to make his sin-offering, says the Lord. (BBE)
Ezekiel 45:2 Of this there shall be for the holy place five hundred in length by five hundred in breadth, square all around; and fifty cubits for its suburbs all around. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Ezekiel 45:19 And the priest is to take some of the blood of the sin-offering and put it on the uprights at the sides of the doors of the house, and on the four angles of the shelf of the altar, and on the sides of the doorway of the inner square. (BBE)
Ezekiel 46:1 This is what the Lord has said: The doorway of the inner square looking to the east is to be shut on the six working days; but on the Sabbath it is to be open, and at the time of the new moon it is to be open. (BBE)
Ezekiel 46:20 And he said to me, This is the place where the offering for error and the sin-offering are to be cooked in water by the priests, and where the meal offering is to be cooked in the oven; so that they may not be taken out into the outer square to make the people holy. (BBE)
Ezekiel 46:21 And he took me out into the outer square and made me go by the four angles of the square; and I saw that in every angle of the open square there was a space shut in. (BBE)
Ezekiel 48:20 All the offering shall be twenty-five thousand by twenty-five thousand: you shall offer the holy offering foursquare, with the possession of the city. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Daniel 9:25 Have then the certain knowledge that from the going out of the word for the building again of Jerusalem till the coming of a prince, on whom the holy oil has been put, will be seven weeks: in sixty-two weeks its building will be complete, with square and earthwork. (BBE RSV)
Amos 5:16 Therefore thus says Yahweh, the God of Armies, the Lord: "Wailing will be in all the broad ways; and they will say in all the streets,'Alas! Alas!' and they will call the farmer to mourning, and those who are skillful in lamentation to wailing. (See RSV NIV)