Words of Thanks in the Bible

Words of Thanks in the Bible

(Hebrew) Verb
(Hebrew) Noun
(Hebrew) Noun
(Aramaic) Verb
(Greek) Verb
(Greek) Noun form of the word above
(Greek) Adjective form of the word above
(Greek) Verb(Greek) Verb
(Greek) Noun
(Greek) Verb
MEANINGSto throw; to give thanks, laud or praise; to confess something about God; to confess one's own sinconfession, praise, thanksgiving; giving of praise to God; thanksgiving in songs of worship; thanksgiving choir or procession; thank-offering, sacrifice of thanksgiving; confessionsongs of praiseto praise, give thanksto be grateful, feel thankful; give thanksthankfulness; the giving of thanksmindful of favors, grateful, thankfulto answer by professing or confessing; to agree; to acknowledge; to give thanksGrace; that which affords joy, pleasure, delight, sweetness, charm, loveliness; grace of speech; good will, loving-kindness, favor; the spiritual condition of one governed by the power of divine grace; benefit or sign of grace; gift of grace; thanks (for benefits, services, favors), recompense, rewardto agree with; to concede; to promise; not deny; confess; declare; profess; speak out freely; to profess one's self a worshipper; to praise, celebrate
NUMBER OF TIMES USED IN THE BIBLEused 114 times in Scripture in the following ways: praise (53x), give thanks (32x), confess (16x), thank (5x), make confession (2x), thanksgiving (2x), cast (1x), cast out (1x), shoot (1x), thankful (1x)used 32 times in Scripture in the following ways: thanksgiving (18x), praise (6x), thanks (3x), thank offerings (3x), confession (2x)used one time in Scriptureused 2 times in Scriptureused 39 times in Scripture in the following ways: give thanks (26x), thank (12x), be thankful (1x)used 15 times in Scripture in the following ways: thanksgiving (9x), giving of thanks (3x), thanks (2x), thankfulness (1x)used one time in Scriptureused one time in Scriptureused 156 times in Scripture in the following ways: grace (130x), favor (6x), thanks (4x), thank (7x), pleasure (2x), misc (7x)used in Scripture 24 times in the following ways: confess (18x), profess (3x), promise (1x), give thanks (1x), acknowledge (1x)
EXAMPLEOh, give thanks to the LORD! Call upon His name; Make known His deeds among the peoples! (1 Chronicles 16:8)Then Hezekiah answered and said, "Now that you have consecrated yourselves to the LORD, come near, and bring sacrifices and thank offerings into the house of the LORD." So the assembly brought in sacrifices and thank offerings, and as many as were of a willing heart brought burnt offerings. (2 Chronicles 29:31)Moreover the Levites: Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, and Mattaniah, which was over the thanksgiving, he and his brethren. (Nehemiah 12:8)I thank You and praise You, O God of my fathers; You have given me wisdom and might, And have now made known to me what we asked of You, For You have made known to us the king's demand. (Daniel 2:23)He who observes the day, observes it to the Lord; and he who does not observe the day, to the Lord he does not observe it. He who eats, eats to the Lord, for he gives God thanks; and he who does not eat, to the Lord he does not eat, and gives God thanks. (Romans 14:6)For all things are for your sakes, that grace, having spread through the many, may cause thanksgiving to abound to the glory of God. (2 Corinthians 4:15)And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to which also you were called in one body; and be thankful. (Colossians 3:15)called in one body; and be thankful. (Colossians 3:15) And coming in that instant she gave thanks to the Lord, and spoke of Him to all those who looked for redemption in Jerusalem. (Luke 2:38)But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. (1 Corinthians 15:57)Therefore by Him let us continually offer the sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of our lips, giving thanks to His name. (Hebrews 13:15)


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