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Lexicon :: Strong's G5462 - phōtismos

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phōtismos (Key)
fo-te-smo's (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 9:310,1293

Strong’s Definitions

φωτισμός phōtismós, fo-tis-mos'; from G5461; illumination (figuratively):—light.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's G5462 in the following manner: light (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's G5462 in the following manner: light (2x).
  1. the act of enlightening, illumination

  2. brightness, bright light

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
φωτισμός phōtismós, fo-tis-mos'; from G5461; illumination (figuratively):—light.
STRONGS NT 5462: φωτισμός
φωτισμός, φωτισμου, (φωτίζω);
a. the act of enlightening, illumination: πρός φωτισμόν τῆς γνώσεως, equivalent to πρός τό φωτίζειν τήν γνῶσιν, that by teaching we may bring to light etc. 2 Corinthians 4:6 (on which passage, see πρόσωπον, 1 a. sub at the end, p. 551{b} top).
b. brightness, bright light (ἐξ ἡλίου, Sextus Empiricus, p. 522, 9; ἀπό σελήνης, Plutarch (de fac. in orb. lun. § 16, 13), p. 929 d. (ibid., § 18, 4, p. 931 a.); the Sept. for אור, Psalm 26:1 (Ps. 27:1); Psalm 43:4 (Ps. 44:4); Psalm 77:14 (Ps. 78:14); Job 3:9; for מָאור, Psalm 89:8 (Ps. 90:8)): εἰς τό μή αὐγάσαι (καταυγασαι, L marginal reading Tr marginal reading) τόν φωτισμόν τοῦ εὐαγγελίου, that the brightness of the gospel might not shine forth (R. V. dawn (upon them)), i. e. (dropping the figure) that the enlightening truth of the gospel might not be manifest or be apprehended, 2 Corinthians 4:4.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

26:1; 27:1; 43:4; 44:4; 77:14; 78:14; 89:8; 90:8
2 Corinthians
4:4; 4:6

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5462 matches the Greek φωτισμός (phōtismos),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 4:4 - In whom the god of this world hath blinded the minds of them which believe not, lest the light G5462 of the glorious gospel of Christ, who is the image of God, should shine unto them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 4:6 - For God, who commanded the light to shine out of darkness, hath shined in our hearts, to give the light G5462 of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.
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