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Lexicon :: Strong's G1074 - genea

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γενεά
Transliteration
genea
Pronunciation
ge-ne-ä' (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From (a presumed derivative of) γένος (G1085)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:662,114

Strong’s Definitions

γενεά geneá, ghen-eh-ah'; from (a presumed derivative of) G1085; a generation; by implication, an age (the period or the persons):—age, generation, nation, time.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x

The KJV translates Strong's G1074 in the following manner: generation (37x), time (2x), age (2x), nation (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x
The KJV translates Strong's G1074 in the following manner: generation (37x), time (2x), age (2x), nation (1x).
  1. fathered, birth, nativity

  2. that which has been begotten, men of the same stock, a family

    1. the several ranks of natural descent, the successive members of a genealogy

    2. metaph. a group of men very like each other in endowments, pursuits, character

      1. esp. in a bad sense, a perverse nation

  3. the whole multitude of men living at the same time

  4. an age (i.e. the time ordinarily occupied be each successive generation), a space of 30 - 33 years

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
γενεά geneá, ghen-eh-ah'; from (a presumed derivative of) G1085; a generation; by implication, an age (the period or the persons):—age, generation, nation, time.
STRONGS NT 1074: γενεά
γενεά, -ᾶς, , (ΓΕΝΩ, γίνομαι [cf. Curtius, p. 610]); Sept. often for דּוֹר; in Greek writings from Homer down;
1. a begetting, birth, nativity: Herodotus 3, 33; Xenophon, Cyril 1, 2, 8, etc.; [others make the collective sense the primary significance, see Curtius as above].
2. passively, that which has been begotten, men of the same stock, a family;
a. properly, as early as Homer; equivalent to מִשְׁפָּחַה, Genesis 31:3, etc. σῴζειν Ῥαχάβην κ. τὴν γενεὰν αὐτῆς, Josephus, Antiquities 5, 1, 5. the several ranks in a natural descent, the successive members of a genealogy: Matthew 1:17, (ἑβδόμη γενεὰ οὗτός ἐστιν ἀπὸ τοῦ πρώτου, Philo, vit. Moys. i. § 2).
b. metaphorically, a race of men very like each other in endowments, pursuits, character; and especially in a bad sense a perverse race: Matthew 17:17; Mark 9:19; Luke 9:41; Luke 16:8; [Acts 2:40].
3. the whole multitude of men living at the same time: Matthew 24:34; Mark 13:30; Luke 1:48 (πᾶσαι αἱ γενεαί); Luke 21:32; Philippians 2:15; used especially of the Jewish race living at one and the same period: Matthew 11:16; Matthew 12:39, 41f, 45; Matthew 16:4; Matthew 23:36; Mark 8:12, 38; Luke 11:29f, 32, 50; Luke 17:25; Acts 13:36; Hebrews 3:10; ἄνθρωποι τῆς γενεᾶς ταύτης, Luke 7:31; ἄνδρες τῆς γεν. ταύ., Luke 11:31; τὴν δὲ γενεὰν αὐτοῦ τίς διηγήσεται, who can describe the wickedness of the present generation, Acts 8:33 (from Isaiah 53:8 Sept.) [but cf. Meyer, at the passage].
4. an age (i. e. the time ordinarily occupied by each successive generation), the space of from 30 to 33 years (Herodotus 2, 142, and others; Heraclitus in Plutarch, def. orac. c. 11), or χρόνος, ἐν γεννῶντα παρέχει τὸν ἐξ αὐτοῦ γεγεννημένον γεννήσας (Plutarch, the passage cited); in the N. T. common in plural: Ephesians 3:5 [Winers Grammar, § 31, 9 a.; Buttmann, 186 (161)]; παρῳχημέναις γενεαῖς in ages gone by, Acts 14:16; ἀπὸ τῶν γενεῶν for ages, since the generations began, Colossians 1:26; ἐκ γενεῶν ἀρχαίων from the generations of old, from ancient times down, Acts 15:21; εἰς γενεὰς γενεῶν unto generations of generations, through all ages, forever (a phrase which assumes that the longer ages are made up of shorter; see αἰών, 1 a.): Luke 1:50 R L (דּוֹרִים לְדוֹר, Isaiah 51:8); εἰς γενεὰς κ. γενεάς unto generations and generations, ibid. T Tr WH equivalent to וָדוֹר לְדוֹר, Psalm 89:2; Isaiah 34:17; very often in the Sept.; [add, εἰς πάσας τὰς γενεὰς τοῦ αἰῶνος τῶν αἰώνων, Ephesians 3:21, cf. Ellicott at the passage] (γενεά is used of a century in Genesis 15:16, cf. Knobel at the passage, and on the senses of the word see the full remarks of Keim, iii. 206 [v. 245 English translation]).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Genesis
15:16; 31:3
Psalms
89:2
Isaiah
34:17; 51:8; 53:8
Matthew
1:17; 11:16; 12:39; 12:41; 12:45; 16:4; 17:17; 23:36; 24:34
Mark
8:12; 8:38; 9:19; 13:30
Luke
1:48; 1:50; 7:31; 9:41; 11:29; 11:31; 11:32; 11:50; 16:8; 17:25; 21:32
Acts
2:40; 8:33; 13:36; 14:16; 15:21
Ephesians
3:5; 3:21
Philippians
2:15
Colossians
1:26
Hebrews
3:10

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1074 matches the Greek γενεά (genea),
which occurs 43 times in 37 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:17 - So all the generations G1074 from Abraham to David are fourteen generations; G1074 from David to the deportation to Babylon, fourteen generations; G1074 and from the deportation to Babylon to [fn]the Messiah, fourteen generations. G1074
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:16 - “But to what shall I compare this generation? G1074 It is like children sitting in the market places, who call out to the other children,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:39 - But He answered and said to them, “An evil and adulterous generation G1074 craves for a [fn]sign; and yet no [fn]sign will be given to it but the [fn]sign of Jonah the prophet;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:41 - “The men of Nineveh will stand up with this generation G1074 at the judgment, and will condemn it because they repented at the preaching of Jonah; and behold, something greater than Jonah is here.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:42 - The Queen of the South will rise up with this generation G1074 at the judgment and will condemn it, because she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and behold, something greater than Solomon is here.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:45 - “Then it goes and takes along with it seven other spirits more wicked than itself, and they go in and live there; and the last state of that man becomes worse than the first. That is the way it will also be with this evil generation.” G1074
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:4 - “An evil and adulterous generation G1074 seeks after a [fn]sign; and a [fn]sign will not be given it, except the sign of Jonah.” And He left them and went away.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:17 - And Jesus answered and said, “You unbelieving and perverted generation, G1074 how long shall I be with you? How long shall I put up with you? Bring him here to Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:36 - “Truly I say to you, all these things will come upon this generation. G1074
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:34 - “Truly I say to you, this [fn]generation G1074 will not pass away until all these things take place.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:12 - Sighing deeply [fn]in His spirit, He *said, “Why does this generation G1074 seek for a [fn]sign? Truly I say to you, [fn]no [fn]sign will be given to this generation.” G1074
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:38 - “For whoever is ashamed of Me and My words in this adulterous and sinful generation, G1074 the Son of Man will also be ashamed of him when He comes in the glory of His Father with the holy angels.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:19 - And He *answered them and *said, “O unbelieving generation, G1074 how long shall I be with you? How long shall I put up with you? Bring him to Me!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:30 - “Truly I say to you, this [fn]generation G1074 will not pass away until all these things take place.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:48 - “For He has had regard for the humble state of His [fn]bondslave;
For behold, from this time on all generations G1074 will count me blessed.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:50 - “AND HIS MERCY IS [fn]UPON GENERATION G1074 AFTER GENERATION G1074
TOWARD THOSE WHO FEAR HIM.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:31 - “To what then shall I compare the men of this generation, G1074 and what are they like?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:41 - And Jesus answered and said, “You unbelieving and perverted generation, G1074 how long shall I be with you and put up with you? Bring your son here.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:29 - As the crowds were increasing, He began to say, “This generation G1074 is a wicked generation; G1074 it seeks for a [fn]sign, and yet no [fn]sign will be given to it but the [fn]sign of Jonah.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:30 - “For just as Jonah became a [fn]sign to the Ninevites, so will the Son of Man be to this generation. G1074
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:31 - “The Queen of the South will rise up with the men of this generation G1074 at the judgment and condemn them, because she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and behold, something greater than Solomon is here.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:32 - “The men of Nineveh will stand up with this generation G1074 at the judgment and condemn it, because they repented at the preaching of Jonah; and behold, something greater than Jonah is here.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:50 - so that the blood of all the prophets, shed since the foundation of the world, may be [fn]charged against this generation, G1074
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:51 - from the blood of Abel to the blood of Zechariah, who was killed between the altar and the house of God; yes, I tell you, it shall be [fn]charged against this generation.’ G1074
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 16:8 - “And his [fn]master praised the unrighteous manager because he had acted shrewdly; for the sons of this age are more shrewd in relation to their own [fn]kind G1074 than the sons of light.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 17:25 - “But first He must suffer many things and be rejected by this generation. G1074
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:32 - “Truly I say to you, this [fn]generation G1074 will not pass away until all things take place.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:40 - And with many other words he solemnly testified and kept on exhorting them, saying, “[fn]Be saved from this perverse generation!” G1074
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:33 - “IN HUMILIATION HIS JUDGMENT WAS TAKEN AWAY;
WHO WILL [fn]RELATE HIS [fn]GENERATION G1074?
FOR HIS LIFE IS REMOVED FROM THE EARTH.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:36 - “For David, after he had [fn]served the purpose of God in his own generation, G1074 fell asleep, and was laid among his fathers and [fn]underwent decay;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:16 - [fn]In the generations G1074 gone by He permitted all the [fn]nations to go their own ways;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:21 - “For Moses from ancient generations G1074 has in every city those who preach him, since [fn]he is read in the synagogues every Sabbath.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 3:5 - which in other generations G1074 was not made known to the sons of men, as it has now been revealed to His holy apostles and prophets [fn]in the Spirit;
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 3:21 - to Him be the glory in the church and in Christ Jesus to all generations G1074 [fn]forever and ever. Amen.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 2:15 - so that you will [fn]prove yourselves to be blameless and innocent, children of God above reproach in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, G1074 among whom you [fn]appear as [fn]lights in the world,
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 1:26 - that is, the mystery which has been hidden from the past ages and generations, G1074 but has now been manifested to His [fn]saints,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 3:10 - “THEREFORE I WAS ANGRY WITH THIS GENERATION G1074,
AND SAID, ‘THEY ALWAYS GO ASTRAY IN THEIR HEART,
AND THEY DID NOT KNOW MY WAYS’;
 
 
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