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Lexicon :: Strong's G1637 - elaion

ἔλαιον
Transliteration
elaion
Pronunciation
e'-lī-on (Key)
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Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as ἐλαία (G1636)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:470,221

Trench's Synonyms: xxxviii. ἔλαιον, μύρον (χρίω, ἀλείφω).

Strong’s Definitions

ἔλαιον élaion, el'-ah-yon; neuter of the same as G1636; olive oil:—oil.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's G1637 in the following manner: oil (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's G1637 in the following manner: oil (11x).
  1. olive oil

    1. for fuel for lamps

    2. for healing the sick

    3. for anointing the head and body at feasts

    4. mentioned among articles of commerce

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἔλαιον élaion, el'-ah-yon; neuter of the same as G1636; olive oil:—oil.
STRONGS NT 1637: ἔλαιον
ἔλαιον, ἐλαίου, τό (from Homer down), the Sept. chiefly for שֶׁמֶן, also for יִצְהָר; olive-oil: used for feeding lamps, Matthew 25:3f, 8; for healing the sick, Mark 6:13; Luke 10:34; James 5:14; for anointing the head and body at feasts (Athen. 15, c. 11) (cf. under the word μύρον), Luke 7:46; Hebrews 1:9 (on which passage see ἀγαλλίασις); mentioned among articles of commerce, Luke 16:6; Revelation 6:6; Revelation 18:13. Cf. Winers RWB, under the word Oel; Furrer in Schenkel 4:354; Schnedermann, Die Biblical Symbolik des Oelbaumes u. d. Oeles, in the Zeitschr. f. d. luth. Theol. for 1874, p. 4ff; (B. D., under the word , II. 4; and Meyer edition Weiss on Mark 6:13).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
25:3; 25:8
Mark
6:13; 6:13
Luke
7:46; 10:34; 16:6
Hebrews
1:9
James
5:14
Revelation
6:6; 18:13

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1637 matches the Greek ἔλαιον (elaion),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:3 - They that were foolish took their lamps, and took no oil G1637 with them:
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:4 - But the wise took oil G1637 in their vessels with their lamps.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:8 - And the foolish said unto the wise, Give us of your oil; G1637 for our lamps are gone out.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:13 - And they cast out many devils, and anointed with oil G1637 many that were sick, and healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:46 - My head with oil G1637 thou didst not anoint: but this woman hath anointed my feet with ointment.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:34 - And went to him, and bound up his wounds, pouring in oil G1637 and wine, and set him on his own beast, and brought him to an inn, and took care of him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 16:6 - And he said, An hundred measures of oil. G1637 And he said unto him, Take thy bill, and sit down quickly, and write fifty.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 1:9 - Thou hast loved righteousness, and hated iniquity; therefore God, even thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil G1637 of gladness above thy fellows.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 5:14 - Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil G1637 in the name of the Lord:
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:6 - And I heard a voice in the midst of the four beasts say, A measure of wheat for a penny, and three measures of barley for a penny; and see thou hurt not the oil G1637 and the wine.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 18:13 - And cinnamon, and odours, and ointments, and frankincense, and wine, and oil, G1637 and fine flour, and wheat, and beasts, and sheep, and horses, and chariots, and slaves, and souls of men.

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