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Lexicon :: Strong's G2837 - koimaō

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κοιμάω
Transliteration
koimaō (Key)
Pronunciation
koi-mä'-ō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
mGNT
18x in 12 unique form(s)
TR
18x in 12 unique form(s)
LXX
185x in 30 unique form(s)
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Strong’s Definitions

κοιμάω koimáō, koy-mah'-o; from G2749; to put to sleep, i.e. (passively or reflexively) to slumber; figuratively, to decease:—(be a-, fall a-, fall on) sleep, be dead.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x

The KJV translates Strong's G2837 in the following manner: sleep (10x), fall asleep (4x), be asleep (2x), fall on sleep (1x), be dead (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x
The KJV translates Strong's G2837 in the following manner: sleep (10x), fall asleep (4x), be asleep (2x), fall on sleep (1x), be dead (1x).
  1. to cause to sleep, put to sleep

  2. metaph.

    1. to still, calm, quiet

    2. to fall asleep, to sleep

    3. to die

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κοιμάω koimáō, koy-mah'-o; from G2749; to put to sleep, i.e. (passively or reflexively) to slumber; figuratively, to decease:—(be a-, fall a-, fall on) sleep, be dead.
STRONGS NT 2837: κοιμάω
κοιμάω, κοίμω: passive, present κοιμάομαι. κοιμωμαι; perfect κεκοίμημαι (cf. Winer's Grammar, 274 (257)); 1 aorist ἐκοιμήθην; 1 future κοιμηθήσομαι; (akin to κεῖμαι; Curtius, § 45); to cause to sleep, put to sleep (Homer, et al.); metaphorically, to still, calm, quiet, (Homer, Aeschylus, Plato); passive to sleep, fall asleep: properly, Matthew 28:13; Luke 22:45; John 11:12; Acts 12:6; the Sept. for שָׁכַב. metaphorically, and euphemistically equivalent to to die (cf. English to fall asleep): John 11:11; Acts 7:60; Acts 13:36; 1 Corinthians 7:39; 1 Corinthians 11:30; 1 Corinthians 15:6, 51 (cf. Winers Grammar, 555 (517); Buttmann, 121 (106) note); 2 Peter 3:4; οἱ κοιμώμενοι, κεκοιμημένοι, κοιμηθέντες, equivalent to the dead: Matthew 27:52; 1 Corinthians 15:20; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-15; with ἐν Χριστῷ added (see ἐν, I. 6 b., p. 211b), 1 Corinthians 15:18; in the same sense Isaiah 14:8; Isaiah 43:17; 1 Kings 11:43; 2 Macc. 12:45; Homer, Iliad 11, 241; Sophocles Electr. 509.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Kings
2; 11:43
Isaiah
14:8; 43:17
Matthew
27:52; 28:13
Luke
22:45
John
11:11; 11:12
Acts
7:60; 12:6; 13:36
1 Corinthians
7:39; 11:30; 15:6; 15:18; 15:20; 15:51
1 Thessalonians
4:13; 4:14; 4:15
2 Peter
3:4

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2837 matches the Greek κοιμάω (koimaō),
which occurs 28 times in 18 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:52 - The tombs were opened, and many bodies of the [fn]saints who had fallen G2837 asleep G2837 were raised;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 28:13 - and said, “You are to say, ‘His disciples came by night and stole Him away while we were asleep.’ G2837
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:45 - When He rose from prayer, He came to the disciples and found them sleeping G2837 from sorrow,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:11 - This He said, and after that He *said to them, “Our friend Lazarus has fallen G2837 asleep; G2837 but I go, so that I may awaken him out of sleep.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:12 - The disciples then said to Him, “Lord, if he has fallen G2837 asleep, G2837 he will [fn]recover.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:60 - Then falling on his knees, he cried out with a loud voice, “Lord, do not hold this sin against them!” Having said this, he [fn]fell G2837 asleep. G2837
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:6 - On [fn]the very night when Herod was about to bring him forward, Peter was sleeping G2837 between two soldiers, bound with two chains, and guards in front of the door were watching over the prison.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:36 - “For David, after he had [fn]served the purpose of God in his own generation, fell G2837 asleep, G2837 and was laid among his fathers and [fn]underwent decay;
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:39 - A wife is bound as long as her husband lives; but if her husband [fn]is dead, G2837 she is free to be married to whom she wishes, only in the Lord.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 11:30 - For this reason many among you are weak and sick, and a number [fn]sleep. G2837
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:6 - After that He appeared to more than five hundred brethren at one time, most of whom remain until now, but some have fallen G2837 asleep; G2837
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:18 - Then those also who have fallen G2837 asleep G2837 in Christ have perished.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:20 - But now Christ has been raised from the dead, the first fruits of those who are asleep. G2837
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:51 - Behold, I tell you a mystery; we will not all sleep, G2837 but we will all be changed,
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 4:13 - But we do not want you to be uninformed, brethren, about those who are asleep, G2837 so that you will not grieve as do the rest who have no hope.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 4:14 - For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so God will bring with Him those who have fallen G2837 asleep G2837 [fn]in Jesus.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 4:15 - For this we say to you by the word of the Lord, that we who are alive [fn]and remain until the coming of the Lord, will not precede those who have fallen G2837 asleep. G2837
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 3:4 - and saying, “Where is the promise of His coming? For ever since the fathers fell G2837 asleep, G2837 all continues just as it was from the beginning of creation.”
 
 
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