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Lexicon :: Strong's G4434 - ptōchos

πτωχός
Transliteration
ptōchos
Pronunciation
ptō-kho's (Key)
Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
From ptosso {to crouch, akin to πτοέω (G4422) and the alternate of πίπτω (G4098))
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:885,969

Trench's Synonyms: xxxvi. πένης, πτωχός.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x
The KJV translates Strongs G4434 in the following manner: poor (30x), beggar (2x), poor man (1x), beggarly (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. reduced to beggary, begging, asking alms

  2. destitute of wealth, influence, position, honour

    1. lowly, afflicted, destitute of the Christian virtues and eternal riches

    2. helpless, powerless to accomplish an end

    3. poor, needy

  3. lacking in anything

    1. as respects their spirit

      1. destitute of wealth of learning and intellectual culture which the schools afford (men of this class most readily give themselves up to Christ's teaching and proved them selves fitted to lay hold of the heavenly treasure)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πτωχός ptōchós, pto-khos'; from πτώσσω ptṓssō (to crouch); akin to G4422 and the alternate of G4098); a beggar (as cringing), i.e. pauper (strictly denoting absolute or public mendicancy, although also used in a qualified or relative sense; whereas G3993 properly means only straitened circumstances in private), literally (often as noun) or figuratively (distressed):—beggar(-ly), poor.
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Strong's Number G4434 matches the Greek πτωχός (ptōchos),
which occurs 34 times in 34 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

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Blessed are the poor G4434 in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

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The blind receive their sight, and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, and the poor G4434 have the gospel preached to them.

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Jesus said unto him, If thou wilt be perfect, go and sell that thou hast, and give to the poor, G4434 and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come and follow me.

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For this ointment might have been sold for much, and given to the poor. G4434

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For ye have the poor G4434 always with you; but me ye have not always.

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Then Jesus beholding him loved him, and said unto him, One thing thou lackest: go thy way, sell whatsoever thou hast, and give to the poor, G4434 and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, take up the cross, and follow me.

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And there came a certain poor G4434 widow, and she threw in two mites, which make a farthing.

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And he called unto him his disciples, and saith unto them, Verily I say unto you, That this poor G4434 widow hath cast more in, than all they which have cast into the treasury:

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For it might have been sold for more than three hundred pence, and have been given to the poor. G4434 And they murmured against her.

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For ye have the poor G4434 with you always, and whensoever ye will ye may do them good: but me ye have not always.

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The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; G4434 he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised,

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And he lifted up his eyes on his disciples, and said, Blessed be ye poor: G4434 for yours is the kingdom of God.

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Then Jesus answering said unto them, Go your way, and tell John what things ye have seen and heard; how that the blind see, the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, to the poor G4434 the gospel is preached.

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But when thou makest a feast, call the poor, G4434 the maimed, the lame, the blind:

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So that servant came, and shewed his lord these things. Then the master of the house being angry said to his servant, Go out quickly into the streets and lanes of the city, and bring in hither the poor, G4434 and the maimed, and the halt, and the blind.

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And there was a certain beggar G4434 named Lazarus, which was laid at his gate, full of sores,

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And it came to pass, that the beggar G4434 died, and was carried by the angels into Abraham's bosom: the rich man also died, and was buried;

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Now when Jesus heard these things, he said unto him, Yet lackest thou one thing: sell all that thou hast, and distribute unto the poor, G4434 and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, follow me.

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And Zacchaeus stood, and said unto the Lord; Behold, Lord, the half of my goods I give to the poor; G4434 and if I have taken any thing from any man by false accusation, I restore him fourfold.

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And he said, Of a truth I say unto you, that this poor G4434 widow hath cast in more than they all:

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Why was not this ointment sold for three hundred pence, and given to the poor? G4434

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This he said, not that he cared for the poor; G4434 but because he was a thief, and had the bag, and bare what was put therein.

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For the poor G4434 always ye have with you; but me ye have not always.

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For some of them thought, because Judas had the bag, that Jesus had said unto him, Buy those things that we have need of against the feast; or, that he should give something to the poor. G4434

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For it hath pleased them of Macedonia and Achaia to make a certain contribution for the poor G4434 saints which are at Jerusalem.

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As sorrowful, yet alway rejoicing; as poor, G4434 yet making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing all things.

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Only they would that we should remember the poor; G4434 the same which I also was forward to do.

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But now, after that ye have known God, or rather are known of God, how turn ye again to the weak and beggarly G4434 elements, whereunto ye desire again to be in bondage?

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For if there come unto your assembly a man with a gold ring, in goodly apparel, and there come in also a poor man G4434 in vile raiment;

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And ye have respect to him that weareth the gay clothing, and say unto him, Sit thou here in a good place; and say to the poor, G4434 Stand thou there, or sit here under my footstool:

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Hearken, my beloved brethren, Hath not God chosen the poor G4434 of this world rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he hath promised to them that love him?

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But ye have despised the poor. G4434 Do not rich men oppress you, and draw you before the judgment seats?

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Because thou sayest, I am rich, and increased with goods, and have need of nothing; and knowest not that thou art wretched, and miserable, and poor, G4434 and blind, and naked:

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And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, G4434 free and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads:
 
 
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