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Lexicon :: Strong's G2059 - hermēneuō

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ἑρμηνεύω
Transliteration
hermēneuō (Key)
Pronunciation
her-ma-nyü'-o (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
From a presumed derivative of Ἑρμῆς (G2060) (as the god of language)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:661,256

Strong’s Definitions

ἑρμηνεύω hermēneúō, her-mayn-yoo'-o; from a presumed derivative of G2060 (as the god of language); to translate:—interpret.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's G2059 in the following manner: by interpretation (3x), being interpreted (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's G2059 in the following manner: by interpretation (3x), being interpreted (1x).
  1. to explain in words, expound

  2. to interpret

    1. to translate what has been spoken or written in a foreign tongue into the vernacular

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἑρμηνεύω hermēneúō, her-mayn-yoo'-o; from a presumed derivative of G2060 (as the god of language); to translate:—interpret.
STRONGS NT 2059: ἑρμηνεύω
ἑρμηνεύω: [present passive ἑρμηνεύομαι]; (from Ἑρμῆς, who was held to be the god of speech, writing, eloquence, learning);
1. to explain in words, expound: [Sophocles, Euripides], Xenophon, Plato, others.
2. to interpret, i. e. to translate what has been spoken or written in a foreign tongue into the vernacular (Xenophon, an. 5, 4, 4): John 1:38 (John 1:39) R G T, John 1:42 (John 1:43); John 9:7; Hebrews 7:2. (2 Esdr. 4:7 for תַּרְגֵּם.)
[Compare: δι-, μεθερμηνεύω.]
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

John
1:38; 1:39; 1:42; 1:43; 9:7
Hebrews
7:2

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2059 matches the Greek ἑρμηνεύω (hermēneuō),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:38 - Then Jesus turned, and saw them following, and saith unto them, What seek ye? They said unto him, Rabbi, (which is to say, being interpreted, G2059 Master,) where dwellest thou?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:42 - And he brought him to Jesus. And when Jesus beheld him, he said, Thou art Simon the son of Jona: thou shalt be called Cephas, which is by interpretation, G2059 A stone.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:7 - And said unto him, Go, wash in the pool of Siloam, (which is by interpretation, G2059 Sent.) He went his way therefore, and washed, and came seeing.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 7:2 - To whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of all; first being by interpretation G2059 King of righteousness, and after that also King of Salem, which is, King of peace;
 
 
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