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Lexicon :: Strong's G5463 - chairō


khī'-rō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primary verb
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 9:359,1298

KJV Translation Count — Total: 74x
The KJV translates Strongs G5463 in the following manner: rejoice (42x), be glad (14x), joy (5x), hail (5x), greeting (3x), God speed (2x), all hail (1x), joyfully (1x), farewell (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to rejoice, be glad

  2. to rejoice exceedingly

  3. to be well, thrive

  4. in salutations, hail!

  5. at the beginning of letters: to give one greeting, salute

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
χαίρω chaírō, khah'-ee-ro; a primary verb; to be "cheer"ful, i.e. calmly happy or well-off; impersonally, especially as salutation (on meeting or parting), be well:—farewell, be glad, God speed, greeting, hall, joy(- fully), rejoice.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G5463 matches the Greek χαίρω (chairō),
which occurs 77 times in 68 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 2 (Mat 2:10–Phl 1:18)

Tools specific to Mat 2:10

Mat 2:10

When they saw the star, they rejoiced G5463 with exceeding great joy.

Tools specific to Mat 5:12

Mat 5:12

Rejoice, G5463 and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.

Tools specific to Mat 18:13

Mat 18:13

And if so be that he find it, verily I say unto you, he rejoiceth G5463 more of that sheep, than of the ninety and nine which went not astray.

Tools specific to Mat 26:49

Mat 26:49

And forthwith he came to Jesus, and said, Hail, G5463 master; and kissed him.

Tools specific to Mat 27:29

Mat 27:29

And when they had platted a crown of thorns, they put it upon his head, and a reed in his right hand: and they bowed the knee before him, and mocked him, saying, Hail, G5463 King of the Jews!

Tools specific to Mat 28:9

Mat 28:9

And as they went to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus met them, saying, All hail. G5463 And they came and held him by the feet, and worshipped him.

Tools specific to Mar 14:11

Mar 14:11

And when they heard it, they were glad, G5463 and promised to give him money. And he sought how he might conveniently betray him.

Tools specific to Mar 15:18

Mar 15:18

And began to salute him, Hail, G5463 King of the Jews!

Tools specific to Luk 1:14

Luk 1:14

And thou shalt have joy and gladness; and many shall rejoice G5463 at his birth.

Tools specific to Luk 1:28

Luk 1:28

And the angel came in unto her, and said, Hail, G5463 thou that art highly favoured, the Lord is with thee: blessed art thou among women.

Tools specific to Luk 6:23

Luk 6:23

Rejoice ye G5463 in that day, and leap for joy: for, behold, your reward is great in heaven: for in the like manner did their fathers unto the prophets.

Tools specific to Luk 10:20

Luk 10:20

Notwithstanding in this rejoice G5463 not, that the spirits are subject unto you; but rather rejoice, G5463 because your names are written in heaven.

Tools specific to Luk 13:17

Luk 13:17

And when he had said these things, all his adversaries were ashamed: and all the people rejoiced G5463 for all the glorious things that were done by him.

Tools specific to Luk 15:5

Luk 15:5

And when he hath found it, he layeth it on his shoulders, rejoicing. G5463

Tools specific to Luk 15:32

Luk 15:32

It was meet that we should make merry, and be glad: G5463 for this thy brother was dead, and is alive again; and was lost, and is found.

Tools specific to Luk 19:6

Luk 19:6

And he made haste, and came down, and received him joyfully. G5463

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Luk 19:37

And when he was come nigh, even now at the descent of the mount of Olives, the whole multitude of the disciples began to rejoice G5463 and praise God with a loud voice for all the mighty works that they had seen;

Tools specific to Luk 22:5

Luk 22:5

And they were glad, G5463 and covenanted to give him money.

Tools specific to Luk 23:8

Luk 23:8

And when Herod saw Jesus, he was exceeding glad: G5463 for he was desirous to see him of a long season, because he had heard many things of him; and he hoped to have seen some miracle done by him.

Tools specific to Jhn 3:29

Jhn 3:29

He that hath the bride is the bridegroom: but the friend of the bridegroom, which standeth and heareth him, rejoiceth G5463 greatly because of the bridegroom's voice: this my joy therefore is fulfilled.

Tools specific to Jhn 4:36

Jhn 4:36

And he that reapeth receiveth wages, and gathereth fruit unto life eternal: that both he that soweth and he that reapeth may rejoice G5463 together.

Tools specific to Jhn 8:56

Jhn 8:56

Your father Abraham rejoiced to see my day: and he saw it, and was glad. G5463

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Jhn 11:15

And I am glad G5463 for your sakes that I was not there, to the intent ye may believe; nevertheless let us go unto him.

Tools specific to Jhn 14:28

Jhn 14:28

Ye have heard how I said unto you, I go away, and come again unto you. If ye loved me, ye would rejoice, G5463 because I said, I go unto the Father: for my Father is greater than I.

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Jhn 16:20

Verily, verily, I say unto you, That ye shall weep and lament, but the world shall rejoice: G5463 and ye shall be sorrowful, but your sorrow shall be turned into joy.

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Jhn 16:22

And ye now therefore have sorrow: but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, G5463 and your joy no man taketh from you.

Tools specific to Jhn 19:3

Jhn 19:3

And said, Hail, G5463 King of the Jews! and they smote him with their hands.

Tools specific to Jhn 20:20

Jhn 20:20

And when he had so said, he shewed unto them his hands and his side. Then were G5463 the disciples glad, G5463 when they saw the Lord.

Tools specific to Act 5:41

Act 5:41

And they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing G5463 that they were counted worthy to suffer shame for his name.

Tools specific to Act 8:39

Act 8:39

And when they were come up out of the water, the Spirit of the Lord caught away Philip, that the eunuch saw him no more: and he went on his way rejoicing. G5463

Tools specific to Act 11:23

Act 11:23

Who, when he came, and had seen the grace of God, was glad, G5463 and exhorted them all, that with purpose of heart they would cleave unto the Lord.

Tools specific to Act 13:48

Act 13:48

And when the Gentiles heard this, they were glad, G5463 and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to eternal life believed.

Tools specific to Act 15:23

Act 15:23

And they wrote letters by them after this manner; The apostles and elders and brethren send greeting G5463 unto the brethren which are of the Gentiles in Antioch and Syria and Cilicia:

Tools specific to Act 15:31

Act 15:31

Which when they had read, they rejoiced G5463 for the consolation.

Tools specific to Act 23:26

Act 23:26

Claudius Lysias unto the most excellent governor Felix sendeth greeting. G5463

Tools specific to Rom 12:12

Rom 12:12

Rejoicing G5463 in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in prayer;

Tools specific to Rom 12:15

Rom 12:15

Rejoice G5463 with them that do rejoice, G5463 and weep with them that weep.

Tools specific to Rom 16:19

Rom 16:19

For your obedience is come abroad unto all men. I am glad G5463 therefore on your behalf: but yet I would have you wise unto that which is good, and simple concerning evil.

Tools specific to 1Co 7:30

1Co 7:30

And they that weep, as though they wept not; and they that rejoice, G5463 as though they rejoiced G5463 not; and they that buy, as though they possessed not;

Tools specific to 1Co 13:6

1Co 13:6

Rejoiceth G5463 not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth;

Tools specific to 1Co 16:17

1Co 16:17

I am glad G5463 of the coming of Stephanas and Fortunatus and Achaicus: for that which was lacking on your part they have supplied.

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2Co 2:3

And I wrote this same unto you, lest, when I came, I should have sorrow from them of whom I ought to rejoice; G5463 having confidence in you all, that my joy is the joy of you all.

Tools specific to 2Co 6:10

2Co 6:10

As sorrowful, yet alway rejoicing; G5463 as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing all things.

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2Co 7:7

And not by his coming only, but by the consolation wherewith he was comforted in you, when he told us your earnest desire, your mourning, your fervent mind toward me; so that I rejoiced G5463 the more.

Tools specific to 2Co 7:9

2Co 7:9

Now I rejoice, G5463 not that ye were made sorry, but that ye sorrowed to repentance: for ye were made sorry after a godly manner, that ye might receive damage by us in nothing.

Tools specific to 2Co 7:13

2Co 7:13

Therefore we were comforted in your comfort: yea, and exceedingly the more joyed we G5463 for the joy of Titus, because his spirit was refreshed by you all.

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2Co 7:16

I rejoice G5463 therefore that I have confidence in you in all things.

Tools specific to 2Co 13:9

2Co 13:9

For we are glad, G5463 when we are weak, and ye are strong: and this also we wish, even your perfection.

Tools specific to 2Co 13:11

2Co 13:11

Finally, brethren, farewell. G5463 Be perfect, be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace shall be with you.

Tools specific to Phl 1:18

Phl 1:18

What then? notwithstanding, every way, whether in pretence, or in truth, Christ is preached; and I G5463 therein do rejoice, G5463 yea, and will rejoice. G5463

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1. Mat 2:10–Phl 1:18

2. Phl 2:17–Rev 19:7

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