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Lexicon :: Strong's G2479 - ischys

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ἰσχύς
Transliteration
ischys
Pronunciation
ē-skhü's (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From a derivative of is (force, cf eschon, a form of ἔχω (G2192))
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:397,378

Strong’s Definitions

ἰσχύς ischýs, is-khoos'; from a derivative of ἰς is (force; compare ἔσχον éschon, a form of G2192); forcefulness (literally or figuratively):—ability, might(-ily), power, strength.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's G2479 in the following manner: strength (4x), power (2x), might (2x), ability (1x), mightily (with G1722) (1x), mighty (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's G2479 in the following manner: strength (4x), power (2x), might (2x), ability (1x), mightily (with G1722) (1x), mighty (1x).
  1. ability, force, strength, might

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἰσχύς ischýs, is-khoos'; from a derivative of ἰς is (force; compare ἔσχον éschon, a form of G2192); forcefulness (literally or figuratively):—ability, might(-ily), power, strength.
STRONGS NT 2479: ἰσχύς
ἰσχύς, ἰσχύος, (ἴσχω (allied with ἔσχον; to hold in check)) (from Hesiod down), the Sept. especially for כֹּחַ, חַיִל, עֹז, גְּבוּרָה; ability, force, strength, might: 2 Peter 2:11 (joined with δύναμις); Revelation 5:12; Revelation 7:12; τό κράτος τῆς ἰσχύος, power (over external things) afforded by strength, Ephesians 1:19; Ephesians 6:10 (Isaiah 40:26); δόξα τῆς ἰσχύος (see δόξα, III. 3 b. α. at the end), 2 Thessalonians 1:9; κράζειν ἐν ἰσχύει, with strength, mightily, Revelation 18:2 Rec.; ἐξ ἰσχύος, of one's strength, to the extent of one's ability, 1 Peter 4:11; with ὅλης added, Mark 12:30, 33; Luke 10:27 (here L text T Tr WH read ἐν ὅλῃ τῇ ἰσχύι). (Synonym: see δύναμις, at the end.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Isaiah
40:26
Mark
12:30; 12:33
Luke
10:27
Ephesians
1:19; 6:10
2 Thessalonians
1:9
1 Peter
4:11
2 Peter
2:11
Revelation
5:12; 7:12; 18:2

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2479 matches the Greek ἰσχύς (ischys),
which occurs 10 times in 10 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:30 - AND YOU SHALL LOVE THE LORD YOUR GOD WITH ALL YOUR HEART, AND WITH ALL YOUR SOUL, AND WITH ALL YOUR MIND, AND WITH ALL YOUR STRENGTH G2479.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:33 - AND TO LOVE HIM WITH ALL THE HEART AND WITH ALL THE UNDERSTANDING AND WITH ALL THE STRENGTH G2479, AND TO LOVE ONES NEIGHBOR AS HIMSELF, is much more than all burnt offerings and sacrifices.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:27 - And he answered, “YOU SHALL LOVE THE LORD YOUR GOD WITH ALL YOUR HEART, AND WITH ALL YOUR SOUL, AND WITH ALL YOUR STRENGTH G2479, AND WITH ALL YOUR MIND; AND YOUR NEIGHBOR AS YOURSELF.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:19 - and what is the surpassing greatness of His power toward us who believe. These are in accordance with the working of the strength of His might G2479
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 6:10 - Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of His might. G2479
Unchecked Copy Box2Th 1:9 - These will pay the penalty of eternal destruction, away from the presence of the Lord and from the glory of His power, G2479
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 4:11 - Whoever speaks, is to do so [fn]as one who is speaking the utterances of God; whoever serves is to do so as one who is serving [fn]by the strength G2479 which God supplies; so that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom belongs the glory and dominion forever and ever. Amen.
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 2:11 - whereas angels who are greater in might G2479 and power do not bring a reviling judgment against them before the Lord.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:12 - saying with a loud voice, “Worthy is the Lamb that was slain to receive power and riches and wisdom and might G2479 and honor and glory and blessing.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:12 - saying, “Amen, blessing and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving and honor and power and might, G2479 be to our God forever and ever. Amen.”
 
 
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