Definitions

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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of behold.

Etymologies

From behold +‎ -eth, the archaic third-person singular present tense suffix (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • "beholdeth" (so vieweth) the Son as to believe on Him shall have everlasting life; and, that none of Him be lost, "I will raise him up at the last day."

    Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

  • For he beholdeth himself, and goeth his way, and straightway forgetteth what manner of man he was.

    Thank God For Blessing Us With A Fallible Bible

  • For while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no further; but when it beholdeth the chain of them, confederate and linked together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity.

    The Essays

  • Yet He who seeth all things from eternity beholdeth these things with the eyes of His providence, and assigneth to each what is predestined for it by its merits:

    Consolation of Philosophy

  • For evil purposes are, perchance, due to the imperfection of human nature; that it should be possible for scoundrels to carry out their worst schemes against the innocent, while God beholdeth, is verily monstrous.

    Consolation of Philosophy

  • For they are poets by the free course which they allow to the informing soul, which through their eyes beholdeth again and blesseth the things which it hath made.

    Uncollected Prose

  • He beholdeth all high things: he is a king over all the children of pride.

    Villaraigosa And Nunez Cut And Run - Video Report

  • He is swift as the waters; their portion is cursed in the earth: he beholdeth not the way of the vineyards.

    Villaraigosa And Nunez Cut And Run - Video Report

  • The LORD looketh from heaven; he beholdeth all the sons of men.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • For without this it harmeth and tempesteth and hindereth the soul that beholdeth them.

    Archive 2005-07-01

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