|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (a.) Placed or situated under; lying below, or in a lower situation.
2. (a.) Placed under the power of another; specifically (International Law), owing allegiance to a particular sovereign or state; as, Jamaica is subject to Great Britain.
3. (a.) Exposed; liable; prone; disposed; as, a country subject to extreme heat; men subject to temptation.
4. (a.) Obedient; submissive.
5. (a.) That which is placed under the authority, dominion, control, or influence of something else.
6. (a.) Specifically: One who is under the authority of a ruler and is governed by his laws; one who owes allegiance to a sovereign or a sovereign state; as, a subject of Queen Victoria; a British subject; a subject of the United States.
7. (a.) That which is subjected, or submitted to, any physical operation or process; specifically (Anat.), a dead body used for the purpose of dissection.
8. (a.) That which is brought under thought or examination; that which is taken up for discussion, or concerning which anything is said or done.
9. (n.) The person who is treated of; the hero of a piece; the chief character.
10. (a.) That of which anything is affirmed or predicated; the theme of a proposition or discourse; that which is spoken of; as, the nominative case is the subject of the verb.
11. (a.) That in which any quality, attribute, or relation, whether spiritual or material, inheres, or to which any of these appertain; substance; substratum.
12. (a.) Hence, that substance or being which is conscious of its own operations; the mind; the thinking agent or principal; the ego. Cf. Object, n., 2.
13. (n.) The principal theme, or leading thought or phrase, on which a composition or a movement is based.
14. (n.) The incident, scene, figure, group, etc., which it is the aim of the artist to represent.
15. (v. t.) To bring under control, power, or dominion; to make subject; to subordinate; to subdue.
16. (v. t.) To expose; to make obnoxious or liable; as, credulity subjects a person to impositions.
17. (v. t.) To submit; to make accountable.
18. (v. t.) To make subservient.
19. (v. t.) To cause to undergo; as, to subject a substance to a white heat; to subject a person to a rigid test.
Subject (99 Occurrences)
Matthew 5:21 Ye have heard that it was said to the ancients, Thou shalt not kill; but whosoever shall kill shall be subject to the judgment. (DBY NIV)
Matthew 5:22 But I say unto you, that every one that is lightly angry with his brother shall be subject to the judgment; but whosoever shall say to his brother, Raca, shall be subject to be called before the sanhedrim; but whosoever shall say, Fool, shall be subject to the penalty of the hell of fire. (DBY NIV)
Mark 9:16 "What is the subject you are discussing?" He asked them. (WEY)
Mark 10:10 Indoors the disciples began questioning Jesus again on the same subject. (WEY)
Luke 1:65 And fear came upon all who dwelt round about them; and in the whole hill-country of Judaea all these things were the subject of conversation. (DBY)
Luke 2:51 And he went down with them, and came to Nazareth. He was subject to them, and his mother kept all these sayings in her heart. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS)
Luke 10:17 The seventy returned with joy, saying, "Lord, even the demons are subject to us in your name!" (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Luke 10:20 Nevertheless, don't rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven." (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Luke 24:17 "What is the subject," He asked them, "on which you are talking so earnestly, as you walk?" And they stood still, looking full of sorrow. (WEY)
John 3:36 He that believes on the Son has life eternal, and he that is not subject to the Son shall not see life, but the wrath of God abides upon him. (DBY)
Acts 7:39 to whom our fathers would not be subject, but thrust him from them, and in their hearts turned back to Egypt, (DBY)
Acts 17:32 When they heard Paul speak of a resurrection of dead men, some began to scoff. But others said, "We will hear you again on that subject." (WEY NIV)
Acts 26:7 the promise which our twelve tribes, worshipping day and night with intense devotedness, hope to have made good to them. It is on the subject of this hope, Sir, that I am accused by the Jews. (WEY)
Acts 28:23 So they arranged a day with him and came to him in considerable numbers at the house of the friends who were entertaining him. And then, with solemn earnestness, he explained to them the subject of the Kingdom of God, endeavouring from morning till evening to convince them about Jesus, both from the Law of Moses and from the Prophets. (WEY)
Romans 7:1 Brethren, do you not know--for I am writing to people acquainted with the Law--that it is during our lifetime that we are subject to the Law? (WEY)
Romans 8:7 because the mind of the flesh is hostile towards God; for it is not subject to God's law, neither indeed can it be. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS)
Romans 8:20 For the creation was subjected to vanity, not of its own will, but because of him who subjected it, in hope (Root in WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Romans 10:3 For being ignorant of God's righteousness, and seeking to establish their own righteousness, they didn't subject themselves to the righteousness of God. (WEB ASV NAS)
Romans 11:29 For the gifts and the calling of God are not subject to repentance. (DBY)
Romans 13:1 Let every soul be in subjection to the higher authorities, for there is no authority except from God, and those who exist are ordained by God. (Root in WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Romans 13:5 Therefore you need to be in subjection, not only because of the wrath, but also for conscience' sake. (Root in WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Romans 14:1 I now pass to another subject. Receive as a friend a man whose faith is weak, but not for the purpose of deciding mere matters of opinion. (WEY)
1 Corinthians 2:15 But he who is spiritual discerns all things, and he himself is judged by no one. (See NIV)
1 Corinthians 8:1 Now as to things which have been sacrificed to idols. This is a subject which we already understand--because we all have knowledge of it. Knowledge, however, tends to make people conceited; it is love that builds us up. (WEY)
1 Corinthians 9:21 to those without law, as without law, (not as without law to God, but as legitimately subject to Christ,) in order that I might gain those without law. (DBY)
1 Corinthians 12:1 It is important, brethren, that you should have clear knowledge on the subject of spiritual gifts. (WEY)
1 Corinthians 14:32 The spirits of the prophets are subject to the prophets, (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
1 Corinthians 14:34 let your wives keep silent in the assemblies, for it has not been permitted for them to speak; but let them be in subjection, as the law also says. (Root in WEB ASV DBY YLT NAS)
1 Corinthians 15:27 For, "He put all things in subjection under his feet." But when he says, "All things are put in subjection," it is evident that he is excepted who subjected all things to him. (Root in WEB WEY ASV DBY YLT NAS RSV)
1 Corinthians 15:28 When all things have been subjected to him, then the Son will also himself be subjected to him who subjected all things to him, that God may be all in all. (Root in WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
1 Corinthians 16:16 that you also be in subjection to such, and to everyone who helps in the work and labors. (Root in WEB ASV DBY YLT NAS RSV)
2 Corinthians 1:11 ye also labouring together by supplication for us that the gift towards us, through means of many persons, may be the subject of the thanksgiving of many for us. (DBY)
Galatians 4:3 So we also, when spiritually we were children, were subject to the world's rudimentary notions, and were enslaved. (WEY)
Galatians 4:4 But, when the time was fully come, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born subject to Law, (WEY)
Galatians 4:5 in order to purchase the freedom of all who were subject to Law, so that we might receive recognition as sons. (WEY)
Galatians 4:21 Tell me--you who want to continue to be subject to Law--will you not listen to the Law? (WEY)
Galatians 5:1 Stand firm therefore in the liberty by which Christ has made us free, and don't be entangled again with a yoke of bondage. (See NAS)
Galatians 5:18 But if the Spirit is leading you, you are not subject to Law. (WEY)
Ephesians 5:21 subjecting yourselves one to another in the fear of Christ. (Root in WEB ASV YLT NAS RSV)
Ephesians 5:22 Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord. (WEB ASV YLT NAS RSV)
Ephesians 5:24 But as the assembly is subject to Christ, so let the wives also be to their own husbands in everything. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
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. (WEB WEY ASV YLT NAS RSV)
Colossians 2:20 If you died with Christ from the elements of the world, why, as though living in the world, do you subject yourselves to ordinances, (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT)
Colossians 3:18 Wives, be in subjection to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord. (Root in WEB ASV DBY YLT NAS RSV)
1 Thessalonians 4:9 But on the subject of love for the brotherhood it is unnecessary for me to write to you, for you yourselves have been taught by God to love one another; (WEY)
Titus 2:5 to be sober minded, chaste, workers at home, kind, being in subjection to their own husbands, that God's word may not be blasphemed. (Root in WEB ASV DBY YLT NAS NIV)
Titus 2:9 Exhort servants to be in subjection to their own masters, and to be well-pleasing in all things; not contradicting; (Root in WEB ASV DBY YLT NAS NIV)
Titus 3:1 Remind them to be in subjection to rulers and to authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work, (Root in WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS NIV)
Hebrews 2:5 For he didn't subject the world to come, of which we speak, to angels. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Hebrews 2:8 You have put all things in subjection under his feet." For in that he subjected all things to him, he left nothing that is not subject to him. But now we don't see all things subjected to him, yet. (Root in WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Hebrews 2:15 and might deliver all of them who through fear of death were all their lifetime subject to bondage. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Hebrews 5:2 The high priest can deal gently with those who are ignorant and going astray, because he himself is also surrounded with weakness. (See NIV)
Hebrews 7:11 Now if the crowning blessing was attainable by means of the Levitical priesthood--for as resting on this foundation the people received the Law, to which they are still subject-- what further need was there for a Priest of a different kind to be raised up belonging to the order of Melchizedek instead of being said to belong to the order of Aaron? (WEY)
Hebrews 12:9 Furthermore, we had the fathers of our flesh to chasten us, and we paid them respect. Shall we not much rather be in subjection to the Father of spirits, and live? (Root in WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Hebrews 13:17 Be obedient to those leading you, and be subject, for these do watch for your souls, as about to give account, that with joy they may do this, and not sighing, for this 'is' unprofitable to you. (YLT)
James 4:7 Be subject therefore to God. But resist the devil, and he will flee from you. (WEB ASV DBY YLT)
James 5:17 Elias was a man subject to like passions as we are, and he prayed earnestly that it might not rain: and it rained not on the earth by the space of three years and six months. (KJV WBS)
1 Peter 2:13 Therefore subject yourselves to every ordinance of man for the Lord's sake: whether to the king, as supreme; Peter's Second Letter (WEB ASV DBY YLT RSV)
1 Peter 2:18 Servants, be in subjection to your masters with all fear; not only to the good and gentle, but also to the wicked. (Root in WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT)
1 Peter 3:1 In like manner, wives, be in subjection to your own husbands; so that, even if any don't obey the Word, they may be won by the behavior of their wives without a word; (Root in WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT)
1 Peter 3:5 For this is how the holy women before, who hoped in God also adorned themselves, being in subjection to their own husbands: (Root in WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT)
1 Peter 3:22 who is at the right hand of God, having gone into heaven, angels and authorities and powers being made subject to him. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
1 Peter 5:5 Likewise, you younger ones, be subject to the elder. Yes, all of you gird yourselves with humility, to subject yourselves to one another; for "God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble." (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Genesis 14:4 Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year, they rebelled. (See NIV)
Leviticus 25:39 "'If your brother has grown poor among you, and sells himself to you; you shall not make him to serve as a slave. (See NAS)
Deuteronomy 20:11 It shall be, if it makes you answer of peace, and opens to you, then it shall be, that all the people who are found therein shall become tributary to you, and shall serve you. (See NIV)
Judges 1:30 Zebulun didn't drive out the inhabitants of Kitron, nor the inhabitants of Nahalol; but the Canaanites lived among them, and became subject to forced labor. (WEB ASV DBY NAS RSV NIV)
Judges 1:33 Naphtali didn't drive out the inhabitants of Beth Shemesh, nor the inhabitants of Beth Anath; but he lived among the Canaanites, the inhabitants of the land: nevertheless the inhabitants of Beth Shemesh and of Beth Anath became subject to forced labor. (WEB ASV DBY RSV)
Judges 1:35 but the Amorites would dwell in Mount Heres, in Aijalon, and in Shaalbim: yet the hand of the house of Joseph prevailed, so that they became subject to forced labor. (WEB ASV DBY RSV)
Judges 3:8 Therefore the anger of Yahweh was kindled against Israel, and he sold them into the hand of Cushan Rishathaim king of Mesopotamia: and the children of Israel served Cushan Rishathaim eight years. (See NIV)
Judges 3:14 The children of Israel served Eglon the king of Moab eighteen years. (See NIV)
Judges 3:30 So Moab was subdued that day under the hand of Israel. And the land had rest fourscore years. (See NIV)
Judges 9:28 Gaal the son of Ebed said, "Who is Abimelech, and who is Shechem, that we should serve him? Isn't he the son of Jerubbaal? and Zebul his officer? Serve the men of Hamor the father of Shechem: but why should we serve him? (See NIV)
Judges 9:38 Then Zebul said to him, "Now where is your mouth, that you said,'Who is Abimelech, that we should serve him?' Isn't this the people that you have despised? Go out now, please, and fight with them." (See NIV)
1 Samuel 2:27 A man of God came to Eli, and said to him, "Thus says Yahweh,'Did I reveal myself to the house of your father, when they were in Egypt in bondage to Pharaoh's house? (See RSV)
1 Samuel 4:9 Be strong, and behave like men, O you Philistines, that you not be servants to the Hebrews, as they have been to you. Strengthen yourselves like men, and fight!" (See NIV)
1 Samuel 11:1 Then Nahash the Ammonite came up, and encamped against Jabesh Gilead: and all the men of Jabesh said to Nahash, "Make a covenant with us, and we will serve you." (See NIV)
2 Samuel 8:2 He struck Moab, and measured them with the line, making them to lie down on the ground; and he measured two lines to put to death, and one full line to keep alive. The Moabites became servants to David, and brought tribute. (See NIV)
2 Samuel 8:6 Then David put garrisons in Syria of Damascus; and the Syrians became servants to David, and brought tribute. Yahweh gave victory to David wherever he went. (See NIV)
2 Samuel 8:14 He put garrisons in Edom; throughout all Edom put he garrisons, and all the Edomites became servants to David. Yahweh gave victory to David wherever he went. (See NIV)
2 Samuel 10:19 When all the kings who were servants to Hadadezer saw that they were defeated before Israel, they made peace with Israel, and served them. So the Syrians feared to help the children of Ammon any more. (See RSV NIV)
2 Samuel 20:24 and Adoram was over the men subject to forced labor; and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was the recorder; (WEB ASV)
2 Samuel 22:44 You also have delivered me from the strivings of my people. You have kept me to be the head of the nations. A people whom I have not known will serve me. (See NIV)
1 Kings 4:6 and Ahishar was over the household; and Adoniram the son of Abda was over the men subject to forced labor. (WEB ASV NAS)
1 Kings 5:14 He sent them to Lebanon, ten thousand a month by courses; a month they were in Lebanon, and two months at home; and Adoniram was over the men subject to forced labor. (WEB ASV)
1 Kings 12:18 Then king Rehoboam sent Adoram, who was over the men subject to forced labor; and all Israel stoned him to death with stones. King Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem. (WEB ASV)
1 Chronicles 18:2 He struck Moab; and the Moabites became servants to David, and brought tribute. (See NIV)
1 Chronicles 18:6 Then David put garrisons in Syria of Damascus; and the Syrians became servants to David, and brought tribute. Yahweh gave victory to David wherever he went. (See NIV)
1 Chronicles 18:13 He put garrisons in Edom; and all the Edomites became servants to David. Yahweh gave victory to David wherever he went. (See NIV)
1 Chronicles 19:19 When the servants of Hadadezer saw that they were defeated by Israel, they made peace with David, and served him: neither would the Syrians help the children of Ammon any more. (See RSV NIV)
1 Chronicles 22:18 Is not the LORD your God with you? and hath He not given you rest on every side? for He hath delivered the inhabitants of the land into my hand; and the land is subdued before the LORD, and before His people. (See NIV)
2 Chronicles 10:18 Then king Rehoboam sent Hadoram, who was over the men subject to forced labor; and the children of Israel stoned him to death with stones. King Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem. (WEB ASV)
2 Chronicles 12:8 Nevertheless they shall be his servants, that they may know my service, and the service of the kingdoms of the countries. (See NIV)
Nehemiah 5:5 and now, as the flesh of our brethren 'is' our flesh, as their sons 'are' our sons, and lo, we are subduing our sons and our daughters for servants, and there are of our daughters subdued, and our hand hath no might, and our fields and our vineyards 'are' to others.' (See NIV)
Psalms 18:43 You have delivered me from the strivings of the people. You have made me the head of the nations. A people whom I have not known shall serve me. (See NIV)
Psalms 89:22 No enemy will tax him. No wicked man will oppress him. (See NIV)
Isaiah 11:14 And they will be united in attacking the Philistines on the west, and together they will take the goods of the children of the east: their hand will be on Edom and Moab; and the children of Ammon will be under their rule. (See NAS NIV)
Isaiah 31:8 "The Assyrian will fall by the sword, not of man; and the sword, not of mankind, shall devour him. He will flee from the sword, and his young men will become subject to forced labor. (WEB ASV)
Jeremiah 27:6 Now have I given all these lands into the hand of Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon, my servant; and the animals of the field also have I given him to serve him. (See NIV)