|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Swim.
2. (a.) That swims; capable of swimming; adapted to, or used in, swimming; as, a swimming bird; a swimming motion.
3. (a.) Suffused with moisture; as, swimming eyes.
4. (n.) The act of one who swims.
5. (a.) Being in a state of vertigo or dizziness; as, a swimming brain.
6. (n.) Vertigo; dizziness; as, a swimming in the head.
Swimming (8 Occurrences)
Acts 27:42 Then the armed men were for putting the prisoners to death, so that no one would get away by swimming. (BBE NIV)
Acts 27:43 But the captain, desiring to keep Paul safe, kept them from their purpose, and gave orders that those who had knowledge of swimming were to go off the ship and get first to land: (BBE)
Leviticus 11:9 These you may have for food of all things living in the water: anything living in the water, in the seas or rivers, which has special parts for swimming and skin formed of thin plates, may be used for food. (BBE)
Leviticus 11:12 Anything in the water which has no special parts for swimming and no thin plates on its skin is disgusting to you. (BBE)
Deuteronomy 14:9 And of the things living in the waters, you may take all those who have wings for swimming with and skins formed of thin plates. (BBE)
Deuteronomy 14:10 But any which have no skin-plates or wings for swimming, you may not take; they are unclean for you. (BBE)
Isaiah 25:11 And if he puts out his hands, like a man stretching out his hands in swimming, the Lord will make low his pride, however expert his designs. (BBE)
Ezekiel 47:5 Again, after his measuring a thousand, it became a river which it was not possible to go through: for the waters had become deep enough for swimming, a river it was not possible to go through. (BBE)