|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. t.) To let down; to lower.
2. (v. t.) To put or place under.
3. (v. t.) To yield, resign, or surrender to power, will, or authority; -- often with the reflexive pronoun.
4. (v. t.) To leave or commit to the discretion or judgment of another or others; to refer; as, to submit a controversy to arbitrators; to submit a question to the court; -- often followed by a dependent proposition as the object.
5. (v. i.) To yield one's person to the power of another; to give up resistance; to surrender.
6. (v. i.) To yield one's opinion to the opinion of authority of another; to be subject; to acquiesce.
7. (v. i.) To be submissive or resigned; to yield without murmuring.
Submit (36 Occurrences)
Luke 10:17 When the Seventy returned, they exclaimed joyfully, "Master, even the demons submit to us when we utter your name." (WEY NIV)
Luke 10:20 Nevertheless rejoice not at this, that the spirits submit to you; but rejoice that your names are registered in Heaven." (WEY NIV)
Acts 7:39 "Our forefathers, however, would not submit to him, but spurned his authority and in their hearts turned back to Egypt. (WEY)
Romans 8:7 Abandonment to earthly things is a state of enmity to God. Such a mind does not submit to God's Law, and indeed cannot do so. (WEY RSV NIV)
Romans 10:3 For they being ignorant of God's righteousness, and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God. (Root in KJV DBY WBS YLT RSV NIV)
Romans 13:5 Wherefore it is necessary to be subject, not only because of the wrath, but also because of the conscience, (See NIV)
1 Corinthians 6:7 To say no more, then, it is altogether a defect in you that you have law-suits with one another. Why not rather endure injustice? Why not rather submit to being defrauded? (WEY)
1 Corinthians 16:16 That ye submit yourselves unto such, and to every one that helpeth with us, and laboureth. (KJV WBS NIV)
2 Corinthians 11:4 For if he who comes preaches another Jesus, whom we did not preach, or if you receive a different spirit, which you did not receive, or a different "good news", which you did not accept, you put up with that well enough. (See RSV)
Galatians 2:2 and I went up by revelation, and did submit to them the good news that I preach among the nations, and privately to those esteemed, lest in vain I might run or did run; (YLT NAS)
Galatians 2:5 But not for an hour did we give way and submit to them; in order that the Good News might continue with you in its integrity. (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 RSV)
Ephesians 5:21 Submitting yourselves one to another in the fear of God. (Root in KJV WEY DBY WBS NIV)
Ephesians 5:22 Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord. (KJV WEY DBY WBS NIV)
Ephesians 5:24 And just as the Church submits to Christ, so also married women should be entirely submissive to their husbands. (Root in WEY NIV)
Colossians 2:20 If you have died with Christ and have escaped from the world's rudimentary notions, why, as though your life still belonged to the world, do you submit to such precepts as (WEY NAS RSV NIV)
Colossians 3:18 Wives, submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as it is fit in the Lord. (KJV WBS NIV)
Titus 3:1 Remind people that they must submit to the rulers who are in authority over them; that they must obey the magistrates, be prepared for every right action, (WEY)
Hebrews 12:9 Then, indeed, fathers of our flesh we have had, chastising 'us', and we were reverencing 'them'; shall we not much rather be subject to the Father of the spirits, and live? (See NIV)
Hebrews 13:17 Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they watch on behalf of your souls, as those who will give account, that they may do this with joy, and not with groaning, for that would be unprofitable for you. (WEB KJV ASV WBS NAS RSV NIV)
James 4:7 Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. (KJV WEY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
1 Peter 2:13 Submit yourselves to every ordinance of man for the Lord's sake: whether it be to the king, as supreme; (KJV WEY WBS NAS NIV)
1 Peter 2:18 The domestics! be subjecting yourselves in all fear to the masters, not only to the good and gentle, but also to the cross; (See NIV)
1 Peter 5:5 Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble. (KJV WEY WBS)
Genesis 16:9 The angel of Yahweh said to her, "Return to your mistress, and submit yourself under her hands." (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 41:40 You shall be over my house, and according to your word will all my people be ruled. Only in the throne I will be greater than you." (See NIV)
Genesis 49:15 He saw a resting place, that it was good, the land, that it was pleasant. He bows his shoulder to the burden, and becomes a servant doing forced labor. (See NIV)
Deuteronomy 33:29 You are happy, Israel. Who is like you, a people saved by Yahweh, the shield of your help, the sword of your excellency! Your enemies shall submit themselves to you. You shall tread on their high places." (WEB ASV)
2 Samuel 22:45 The foreigners will submit themselves to me. As soon as they hear of me, they will obey me. (WEB KJV ASV WBS)
2 Chronicles 30:8 Now don't you be stiff-necked, as your fathers were; but yield yourselves to Yahweh, and enter into his sanctuary, which he has sanctified forever, and serve Yahweh your God, that his fierce anger may turn away from you. (See NIV)
Psalms 18:44 As soon as they hear of me they shall obey me. The foreigners shall submit themselves to me. (WEB KJV ASV WBS NAS)
Psalms 66:3 Tell God, "How awesome are your deeds! Through the greatness of your power, your enemies submit themselves to you. (WEB KJV ASV WBS)
Psalms 68:30 Rebuke the company of spearmen, the multitude of the bulls, with the calves of the people, till every one submit himself with pieces of silver: scatter thou the people that delight in war. (KJV JPS DBY WBS)
Psalms 68:31 Princes shall come out of Egypt. Ethiopia shall hurry to stretch out her hands to God. (See NIV)
Psalms 81:11 But my people didn't listen to my voice. Israel desired none of me. (See NIV)
Psalms 81:15 The haters of the LORD should have submitted themselves unto him: but their time should have endured for ever. (Root in KJV ASV WBS)