|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) A spring; a fountain.
2. (n.) A large wave or billow; a great, rolling swell of water, produced generally by a high wind.
3. (n.) The motion of, or produced by, a great wave.
4. (n.) The tapered part of a windlass barrel or a capstan, upon which the cable surges, or slips.
5. (v. i.) To swell; to rise high and roll.
6. (v. i.) To slip along a windlass.
7. (n.) To let go or slacken suddenly, as a rope; as, to surge a hawser or messenger; also, to slacken the rope about (a capstan).
Surge (6 Occurrences)
James 1:6 But let him ask in faith and have no doubts; for he who has doubts is like the surge of the sea, driven by the wind and tossed into spray. (WEY ASV)
Job 40:23 Behold, if a river overflows, he doesn't tremble. He is confident, though the Jordan swells even to his mouth. (See NIV)
Jeremiah 46:7 Who is this who rises up like the Nile, whose waters toss themselves like the rivers? (See NAS RSV)
Jeremiah 46:8 Egypt rises up like the Nile, and his waters toss themselves like the rivers: and he says, I will rise up, I will cover the earth; I will destroy cities and its inhabitants. (See NAS RSV)
Amos 8:8 Shall not the land tremble for this, and every one mourn that dwelleth therein? And it shall wholly rise up like the Nile; and it shall surge and sink down, as the river of Egypt. (DBY)
Habakkuk 3:15 You trampled the sea with your horses, churning mighty waters. (See NAS)