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Lexicon :: Strong's G1656 - eleos

ἔλεος
Transliteration
eleos
Pronunciation
e'-le-os (Key)
Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain affinity
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:477,222

Trench's Synonyms: xlvii. χάρις, ἔλεος.
cvii. Additional Synonyms

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x
The KJV translates Strong's G1656 in the following manner: mercy (28x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. mercy: kindness or good will towards the miserable and the afflicted, joined with a desire to help them

    1. of men towards men: to exercise the virtue of mercy, show one's self merciful

    2. of God towards men: in general providence; the mercy and clemency of God in providing and offering to men salvation by Christ

    3. the mercy of Christ, whereby at his return to judgment he will bless true Christians with eternal life

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἔλεος éleos, el'-eh-os; of uncertain affinity; compassion (human or divine, especially active):—(+ tender) mercy.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon [?]

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Strong's Number G1656 matches the Greek ἔλεος (eleos),
which occurs 28 times in 27 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

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But go ye and learn what that meaneth, I will have mercy, G1656 and not sacrifice: for I am not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.

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But if ye had known what this meaneth, I will have mercy, G1656 and not sacrifice, ye would not have condemned the guiltless.

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Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye pay tithe of mint and anise and cummin, and have omitted the weightier matters of the law, judgment, mercy, G1656 and faith: these ought ye to have done, and not to leave the other undone.

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And his mercy G1656 is on them that fear him from generation to generation.

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He hath holpen his servant Israel, in remembrance of his mercy; G1656

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And her neighbours and her cousins heard how the Lord had shewed great mercy G1656 upon her; and they rejoiced with her.

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To perform the mercy G1656 promised to our fathers, and to remember his holy covenant;

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Through the tender mercy G1656 of our God; whereby the dayspring from on high hath visited us,

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And he said, He that shewed mercy G1656 on him. Then said Jesus unto him, Go, and do thou likewise.

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And that he might make known the riches of his glory on the vessels of mercy, G1656 which he had afore prepared unto glory,

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Even so have these also now not believed, that through your mercy G1656 they also may obtain mercy.

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And that the Gentiles might glorify God for his mercy; G1656 as it is written, For this cause I will confess to thee among the Gentiles, and sing unto thy name.

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And as many as walk according to this rule, peace be on them, and mercy, G1656 and upon the Israel of God.

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But God, who is rich in mercy, G1656 for his great love wherewith he loved us,

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Unto Timothy, my own son in the faith: Grace, mercy, G1656 and peace, from God our Father and Jesus Christ our Lord.

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To Timothy, my dearly beloved son: Grace, mercy, G1656 and peace, from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

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The Lord give mercy G1656 unto the house of Onesiphorus; for he oft refreshed me, and was not ashamed of my chain:

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The Lord grant unto him that he may find mercy G1656 of the Lord in that day: and in how many things he ministered unto me at Ephesus, thou knowest very well.

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To Titus, mine own son after the common faith: Grace, mercy, G1656 and peace, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ our Saviour.

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Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy G1656 he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost;

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Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, G1656 and find grace to help in time of need.

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For he shall have judgment without mercy, that hath shewed no mercy; G1656 and mercy G1656 rejoiceth against judgment.

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But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be intreated, full of mercy G1656 and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy.

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Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to his abundant mercy G1656 hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,

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Grace be with you, mercy, G1656 and peace, from God the Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of the Father, in truth and love.

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Mercy G1656 unto you, and peace, and love, be multiplied.

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Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy G1656 of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.
 
 
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