Verses with the word grave in the Apocrypha (22 verses):
2 Esdras 4:41
Then said I, No, Lord, that can she not. And he said unto me, In the grave the chambers of souls are like the womb of a woman:
2 Esdras 5:35
And he said unto me, Thou canst not. And I said, Wherefore, Lord? whereunto was I born then? or why was not my mother's womb then my grave, that I might not have seen the travail of Jacob, and the wearisome toil of the stock of Israel?
Therefore I wept: and after the going down of the sun I went and made a grave, and buried him.
Whe she heard these things, she was very sorrowful, so that she thought to have strangled herself; and she said, I am the only daughter of my father, and if I do this, it shall be a reproach unto him, and I shall bring his old age with sorrow unto the grave.
Remember, my son, that she saw many dangers for thee, when thou wast in her womb: and when she is dead, bury her by me in one grave.
And now I am the only son of my father, and I am afraid, lest if I go in unto her, I die, as the other before: for a wicked spirit loveth her, which hurteth no body, but those which come unto her; wherefore I also fear lest I die, and bring my father's and my mother's life because of me to the grave with sorrow: for they have no other son to bury them.
So they slept both that night. And Raguel arose, and went and made a grave,
Then Raguel bade his servants to fill the grave.
Wisdom of Solomon 2:1
For the ungodly said, reasoning with themselves, but not aright, Our life is short and tedious, and in the death of a man there is no remedy: neither was there any man known to have returned from the grave.
Delight not in the thing that the ungodly have pleasure in; but remember they shall not go unpunished unto their grave.
Remember that death will not be long in coming, and that the covenant of the grave is not shewed unto thee.
Give, and take, and sanctify thy soul; for there is no seeking of dainties in the grave.
Who shall praise the most High in the grave, instead of them which live and give thanks?
The death thereof is an evil death, the grave were better than it.
Delicates poured upon a mouth shut up are as messes of meat set upon a grave.
So every carpenter and workmaster, that laboureth night and day: and they that cut and grave seals, and are diligent to make great variety, and give themselves to counterfeit imagery, and watch to finish a work:
He will seek out the secrets of grave sentences, and be conversant in dark parables.
And why art thou against the pleasure of the most High? there is no inquisition in the grave, whether thou have lived ten, or an hundred, or a thousand years.
That thou art counted with them that go down into the grave?
They are vanished and gone down to the grave, and others are come up in their steads.
Additions to Esther 13:7
That they, who of old and now also are malicious, may in one day with violence go into the grave, and so ever hereafter cause our affairs to be well settled, and without trouble.
2 Maccabees 6:23
But he began to consider discreetly, and as became his age, and the excellency of his ancient years, and the honour of his gray head, whereon was come, and his most honest education from a child, or rather the holy law made and given by God: therefore he answered accordingly, and willed them straightways to send him to the grave.