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Lexicon :: Strong's G1456 - egkainia

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ἐγκαίνια
Transliteration
egkainia (Key)
Pronunciation
en-ki'-ne-ä (Key)
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Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Plural of a presumed compound from ἐν (G1722) and καινός (G2537)
mGNT
1x in 1 unique form(s)
TR
1x in 1 unique form(s)
LXX
4x in 1 unique form(s)
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Strong’s Definitions

ἐγκαίνια enkaínia, eng-kah'-ee-nee-ah; neuter plural of a presumed compound from G1722 and G2537; innovatives, i.e. (specially) renewal (of religious services after the Antiochian interruption):—dedication.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x

The KJV translates Strong's G1456 in the following manner: feast of dedication (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x
The KJV translates Strong's G1456 in the following manner: feast of dedication (1x).
  1. dedication, consecration

    1. in particular the annual feast celebrated eight days beginning in the 25th of Chislev (middle of our December), instituted by Judas Maccabaeus [164 BC] in memory of the cleansing of the temple from the pollution of Antiochus Epiphanes

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐγκαίνια enkaínia, eng-kah'-ee-nee-ah; neuter plural of a presumed compound from G1722 and G2537; innovatives, i.e. (specially) renewal (of religious services after the Antiochian interruption):—dedication.
STRONGS NT 1456: ἐγκαίνια
ἐγκαίνια [T WH ἐνκ., see ἐν, III. 3], -ων, τά, (from ἐν and καινός); only in Biblical and ecclesiastical writings [on the plural cf. Winers Grammar, § 27, 3; Buttmann, 23 (21)]; dedication, consecration; thus, in 2 Esdr. 6:16, 17; Nehemiah 12:27 for חֲנֻכָּה; in particular [Vulg. encaeaium, i. e. renovation], an annual feast celebrated eight days beginning on the 25th of Chislev (middle of our December), instituted by Judas Maccabaeus [B. C. 164] in memory of the cleansing of the temple from the pollutions of Antiochus Epiphanes (αἱ ἡμέραι ἐγκαινισμοῦ τοῦ θυσιαστηρίου, 1 Macc. 4:59): John 10:22. Cf. Winers RWB [also Riehm, HWB] under the word Kirchweihfest; Oehler in Herzog iv., p. 389; Grimm on 1 Macc. 1:54; 1 Macc. 4:52; Dillmann in Schenkel 3:534f; [BB. DD. (especially Kitto) under the word Dedication, Feast of the].
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Nehemiah
12:27
John
10:22

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1456 matches the Greek ἐγκαίνια (egkainia),
which occurs 1 times in 1 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:22 - And it was at Jerusalem the feast of the dedication, G1456 and it was winter.
 
 
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