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Lexicon :: Strong's G1198 - desmios

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de's-mē-os (Key)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:43,145

Strong’s Definitions

δέσμιος désmios, des'-mee-os; from G1199; a captive (as bound):—in bonds, prisoner.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's G1198 in the following manner: prisoner (14x), be in bonds (1x), in bonds (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's G1198 in the following manner: prisoner (14x), be in bonds (1x), in bonds (1x).
  1. bound, in bonds, a captive, a prisoner

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
δέσμιος désmios, des'-mee-os; from G1199; a captive (as bound):—in bonds, prisoner.
STRONGS NT 1198: δέσμιος
δέσμιος, -ου, , bound, in bonds, a captive, a prisoner [from Sophocles down]: Matthew 27:15; Mark 15:6; Acts 16:25, 27; Acts 23:18; Acts 25:14, 27; Acts 28:16 [R G], 17; Hebrews 10:34 G L T Tr text WH; Heb 13:3; δέσμιος τοῦ Χριστοῦ Ἰησοῦ, whom Christ, i. e. his truth which I have preached, has put in bonds (Winers Grammar, 189 (178); [Buttmann, 169 (147)]), Ephesians 3:1; 2 Timothy 1:8; Philemon 1:1, 9; in the same sense δέσμιος ἐν κυρίῳ, Ephesians 4:1; [cf. Bp. Lightfoot on Philemon 1:13].
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

16:25; 16:27; 23:18; 25:14; 25:27; 28:16; 28:17
3:1; 4:1
2 Timothy
1:1; 1:9; 1:13
10:34; 13:3

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1198 matches the Greek δέσμιος (desmios),
which occurs 16 times in 16 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:15 - Now at the feast the governor was accustomed to releasing to the multitude one prisoner whom they wished.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:16 - And at that time they had a notorious prisoner called Barabbas.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:6 - Now at the feast he was accustomed to releasing one prisoner to them, whomever they requested.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:25 - But at midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:27 - And the keeper of the prison, awaking from sleep and seeing the prison doors open, supposing the prisoners had fled, drew his sword and was about to kill himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:18 - So he took him and brought him to the commander and said, “Paul the prisoner called me to him and asked me to bring this young man to you. He has something to say to you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:14 - When they had been there many days, Festus laid Paul’s case before the king, saying: “There is a certain man left a prisoner by Felix,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:27 - “For it seems to me unreasonable to send a prisoner and not to specify the charges against him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:16 - Now when we came to Rome, the centurion delivered the prisoners to the captain of the guard; but Paul was permitted to dwell by himself with the soldier who guarded him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:17 - And it came to pass after three days that Paul called the leaders of the Jews together. So when they had come together, he said to them: “Men and brethren, though I have done nothing against our people or the customs of our fathers, yet I was delivered as a prisoner from Jerusalem into the hands of the Romans,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 3:1 - For this reason I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus for you Gentiles—
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:1 - I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling with which you were called,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 1:8 - Therefore do not be ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, nor of me His prisoner, but share with me in the sufferings for the gospel according to the power of God,
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:1 - Paul, a prisoner of Christ Jesus, and Timothy our brother,
To Philemon our beloved friend and fellow laborer,
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:9 - yet for love’s sake I rather appeal to you—being such a one as Paul, the aged, and now also a prisoner of Jesus Christ—
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 13:3 - Remember the prisoners as if chained with them—those who are mistreated—since you yourselves are in the body also.
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