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Lexicon :: Strong's G3521 - nēsteia

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νηστεία
Transliteration
nēsteia
Pronunciation
nā-stā'-ä (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:924,632

Strong’s Definitions

νηστεία nēsteía, nace-ti'-ah; from G3522; abstinence (from lack of food, or voluntary and religious); specially, the fast of the Day of Atonement:—fast(-ing).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's G3521 in the following manner: fasting (7x), feast (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's G3521 in the following manner: fasting (7x), feast (1x).
  1. a fasting, fast

    1. a voluntary, as a religious exercise

      1. of private fasting

      2. the public fast as prescribed by the Mosaic Law and kept yearly on the great day of atonement, the tenth of the month of Tisri (the month Tisri comprises a part of our September and October); the fast accordingly, occurred in the autumn when navigation was usually dangerous on account of storms

    2. a fasting caused by want or poverty

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
νηστεία nēsteía, nace-ti'-ah; from G3522; abstinence (from lack of food, or voluntary and religious); specially, the fast of the Day of Atonement:—fast(-ing).
STRONGS NT 3521: νηστεία
νηστεία, νηστείας, (νηστεύω, which see), a fasting, fast, i. e. abstinence from food, and
a. voluntary, as a religious exercise: of private fasting, Matthew 17:21 (T WH omit; Tr brackets the verse); Mark 9:29 (T WH omit; Tr marginal reading brackets); Luke 2:37; Acts 14:23; 1 Corinthians 7:5 Rec. of the public fast prescribed by the Mosaic Law (Leviticus 16:29ff; 23:27ff (BB. DD. under the word, and for references to Strabo, Philo, Josephus, Plutarch, see Sophocles' Lexicon, under the word, 1)) and kept yearly on the great day of atonement, the tenth of the month Tisri: Acts 27:9 (the month Tisri comprises a part of our September and October (cf. B. D. under the word (at end)); the fast, accordingly, occurred in the autumn, χειμέριος ὥρα, when navigation was usually dangerous on account of storms, as was the case with the voyage referred to).
b. a fasting to which one is driven by want: 2 Corinthians 6:5; 2 Corinthians 11:27; (Hippocrates, Aristotle, Philo, Josephus, Plutarch, Aelian, Athen., others; the Sept. for צום).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Leviticus
16:29; 23:27
Matthew
17:21
Mark
9:29
Luke
2:37
Acts
14:23; 27:9
1 Corinthians
7:5
2 Corinthians
6:5; 11:27

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3521 matches the Greek νηστεία (nēsteia),
which occurs 8 times in 8 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:21 - Howbeit this kind goeth not out but by prayer and fasting. G3521
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:29 - And he said unto them, This kind can come forth by nothing, but by prayer and fasting. G3521
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:37 - And she was a widow of about fourscore and four years, which departed not from the temple, but served God with fastings G3521 and prayers night and day.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:23 - And when they had ordained them elders in every church, and had prayed with fasting, G3521 they commended them to the Lord, on whom they believed.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:9 - Now when much time was spent, and when sailing was now dangerous, because the fast G3521 was now already past, Paul admonished them,
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:5 - Defraud ye not one the other, except it be with consent for a time, that ye may give yourselves to fasting G3521 and prayer; and come together again, that Satan tempt you not for your incontinency.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 6:5 - In stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in labours, in watchings, in fastings; G3521
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:27 - In weariness and painfulness, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings G3521 often, in cold and nakedness.
 
 
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