|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) An enlargement, or series of enlargements, in the anterior part of the alimentary canal, in which food is digested; any cavity in which digestion takes place in an animal; a digestive cavity. See Gastric.
2. (n.) The desire for food caused by hunger; appetite; as, a good stomach for roast beef.
3. (n.) Hence appetite in general; inclination; desire.
4. (n.) Violence of temper; anger; sullenness; resentment; willful obstinacy; stubbornness.
5. (n.) Pride; haughtiness; arrogance.
6. (v. t.) To resent; to remember with anger; to dislike.
7. (v. t.) To bear without repugnance; to brook.
8. (v. i.) To be angry.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
stum'-uk (stomachos): In man and most vertebrates, a membranous sac-like portion of the alimentary canal, in which the earlier stages of digestion take place and in which food is prepared to yield its nourishment (1 Timothy 5:23).
Used figuratively of pride, "A proud look and high stomach" (Psalm 101:7, Prayer-book Version), and courage, "Stirring up her womanish thoughts with a manly stomach" (2 Maccabees 7:21 the King James Version, the Revised Version (British and American) "with manly passion").
Stomach (40 Occurrences)
Matthew 12:40 For as Jonah was three days and three nights in the stomach of the great fish, so will the Son of man be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth. (BBE)
Matthew 15:17 Do you not understand that whatever enters the mouth passes into the stomach and is afterwards ejected from the body? (WEY BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Mark 7:19 because it doesn't go into his heart, but into his stomach, then into the latrine, thus purifying all foods?" (WEB WEY BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Luke 15:16 He wanted to fill his belly with the husks that the pigs ate, but no one gave him any. (See NAS NIV)
Acts 28:8 And the father of Publius was ill, with a disease of the stomach; to whom Paul went, and put his hands on him, with prayer, and made him well. (BBE)
1 Corinthians 6:13 Food of all kinds is meant for the stomach, and the stomach is meant for food, and God will cause both of them to perish. Yet the body does not exist for the purpose of fornication, but for the Master's service, and the Master exists for the body; (WEY BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Philippians 3:19 Whose end is destruction, whose god is the stomach, and whose glory is in their shame, whose minds are fixed on the things of the earth. (BBE NIV)
1 Timothy 5:23 Be no longer a drinker of water only, but use a little wine for your stomach's sake and your frequent infirmities. (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Revelation 10:9 I went to the angel, telling him to give me the little book. He said to me, "Take it, and eat it up. It will make your stomach bitter, but in your mouth it will be as sweet as honey." (WEB BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Revelation 10:10 I took the little book out of the angel's hand, and ate it up. It was as sweet as honey in my mouth. When I had eaten it, my stomach was made bitter. (WEB BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Leviticus 1:16 And he is to take away its stomach, with its feathers, and put it down by the east side of the altar, where the burned waste is put: (BBE)
Leviticus 11:42 Whatever goes on its stomach or on four feet or has a great number of feet, even all those going flat on the earth, may not be used for food, for they are disgusting. (BBE)
Numbers 5:21 Then the priest will put the oath of the curse on the woman, and say to her, May the Lord make you a curse and an oath among your people, sending on you wasting of the legs and disease of the stomach; (BBE)
Numbers 5:22 And this water of the curse will go into your body, causing disease of your stomach and wasting of your legs: and the woman will say, So be it. (BBE NAS)
Numbers 5:27 And it will be that if the woman has become unclean, sinning against her husband, when she has taken the bitter water it will go into her body, causing disease of the stomach and wasting of the legs, and she will be a curse among her people. (BBE)
Numbers 25:8 And went after the man of Israel into the tent, driving the spear through the two of them, through the man of Israel and through the stomach of the woman. So the disease was stopped among the children of Israel. (BBE)
Deuteronomy 18:3 And this is to be the priests' right: those who make an offering of a sheep or an ox are to give to the priest the top part of the leg and the two sides of the head and the stomach. (BBE YLT NAS RSV)
Judges 3:21 And Ehud put out his left hand, and took the sword from his right side, and sent it into his stomach; (BBE)
Judges 3:22 And the hand-part went in after the blade, and the fat was joined up over the blade; for he did not take the sword out of his stomach. And he went out into the ... (BBE)
2 Samuel 2:23 But still he did not go to one side: so Abner gave him a back blow in the stomach with his spear, so that the spear came out at his back; and he went down on the earth, wounded to death: and all those who came to the place where Asahel went down dead, came to a stop. (BBE NIV)
2 Samuel 3:27 And when Abner was back in Hebron, Joab took him on one side by the doorway of the town to have a word with him quietly, and there he gave him a wound in the stomach, causing his death in payment for the death of his brother Asahel. (BBE NIV)
2 Samuel 4:6 They came there into the midst of the house, as though they would have fetched wheat; and they struck him in the body: and Rechab and Baanah his brother escaped. (See NIV)
2 Chronicles 21:15 And you yourself will undergo the cruel pains of a disease in your stomach, so that day by day your inside will be falling out because of the disease. (BBE)
2 Chronicles 21:18 And after all this the Lord sent on him a disease of the stomach from which it was impossible for him to be made well. (BBE)
Job 20:14 His food becomes bitter in his stomach; the poison of snakes is inside him. (BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Job 20:15 He takes down wealth as food, and sends it up again; it is forced out of his stomach by God. (BBE NIV)
Job 32:19 My stomach is like wine which is unable to get out; like skins full of new wine, it is almost burst. (BBE)
Job 40:16 His strength is in his body, and his force in the muscles of his stomach. (BBE)
Proverbs 13:25 The upright man has food to the full measure of his desire, but there will be no food for the stomach of evil-doers. (BBE NAS NIV)
Proverbs 18:8 The words of one who says evil of his neighbour secretly are like sweet food, and go down into the inner parts of the stomach. (BBE)
Proverbs 18:20 A man's stomach is filled with the fruit of his mouth. With the harvest of his lips he is satisfied. (WEB BBE NAS NIV)
Proverbs 26:22 The words of one who says evil of his neighbour secretly are like sweet food, they go down into the inner parts of the stomach. (BBE)
Ecclesiastes 5:12 The sleep of a working man is sweet, if he has little food or much; but to him who is full, sleep will not come. (See NAS)
Song of Songs 7:2 Your stomach is a store of grain with lilies round it, and in the middle a round cup full of wine. (BBE)
Jeremiah 30:6 Ask now, and see whether a man does travail with child: why do I see every man with his hands on his waist, as a woman in travail, and all faces are turned into paleness? (See NIV)
Jeremiah 51:34 Nebuchadrezzar, king of Babylon, has made a meal of me, violently crushing me, he has made me a vessel with nothing in it, he has taken me in his mouth like a dragon, he has made his stomach full with my delicate flesh, crushing me with his teeth. (BBE NAS NIV)
Ezekiel 3:3 And he said to me, Son of man, let your stomach make a meal of it and let your inside be full of this roll which I am giving you. Then I took it, and it was sweet as honey in my mouth. (BBE NAS RSV NIV)
Jonah 1:17 Yahweh prepared a great fish to swallow up Jonah, and Jonah was in the belly of the fish three days and three nights. (See NAS)
Jonah 2:1 Then Jonah prayed to Yahweh, his God, out of the fish's belly. (See NAS)
Micah 6:14 You shall eat, but not be satisfied. Your humiliation will be in your midst. You will store up, but not save; and that which you save I will give up to the sword. (See NIV)