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Lexicon :: Strong's G21 - agalliaō

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ἀγαλλιάω
Transliteration
agalliaō
Pronunciation
ä-gäl-lē-ä'-ō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
From agan (much) and ἅλλομαι (G242)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:19, *

Strong’s Definitions

ἀγαλλιάω agalliáō, ag-al-lee-ah'-o; from agan (much) and G242; properly, to jump for joy, i.e. exult:—be (exceeding) glad, with exceeding joy, rejoice (greatly).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's G21 in the following manner: rejoice (7x), be exceeding glad (1x), be glad (1x), greatly rejoice (1x), with exceeding joy (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's G21 in the following manner: rejoice (7x), be exceeding glad (1x), be glad (1x), greatly rejoice (1x), with exceeding joy (1x).
  1. to exult, rejoice exceedingly, be exceeding glad

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀγαλλιάω agalliáō, ag-al-lee-ah'-o; from agan (much) and G242; properly, to jump for joy, i.e. exult:—be (exceeding) glad, with exceeding joy, rejoice (greatly).
STRONGS NT 21: ἀγαλλιάω
ἀγαλλιάω, (ῶ, and (but the active is not used except in Luke 1:47 (ἠγαλλίασα), in Revelation 19:7 (ἀγαλλιῶμεν) L T Tr WH (and in 1 Peter 1:8 WH Tr marginal reading (ἀγαλλιᾶτε), cf. WH's Appendix, p. 169)); 1 aorist ἠγαλλιασάμην, and (with a middle significance) ἠγαλλιάθην (John 5:35; Rec. ἠγαλλιάσθην); a word of Hellenistic coinage (from ἀγάλλομαι to rejoice, glory (yet cf. Buttmann, 51 (45))), often in the Sept. (for גִּיל, עָלַץ, רָנַן, שׂוּשׂ), to exult, rejoice exceedingly: Matthew 5:12; Luke 10:21; Acts 2:26; Acts 16:34; 1 Peter 1:8; 1 Peter 4:13; ἔν τίνι, 1 Peter 1:6, dative of the thing in which the joy originates (cf. Winers Grammar, § 33 a.; B. 185 (160)); but John 5:35 means, 'to rejoice while his light shone' (i. e. in (the midst of) etc.). ἐπί τίνι, Luke 1:47; followed by ἵνα, John 8:56 that he should see, rejoiced because it had been promised him that he should see. This divine promise was fulfilled to him at length in paradise; cf. Winers Grammar, 339 (318); B. 239 (206). On this word see Gelpke in the Studien und Kritiken for 1849, p. 645f.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
5:12
Luke
1:47; 1:47; 10:21
John
5:35; 5:35; 8:56
Acts
2:26; 16:34
1 Peter
1:6; 1:8; 1:8; 4:13
Revelation
19:7

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G21 matches the Greek ἀγαλλιάω (agalliaō),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:12 - Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: G21 for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:47 - And my spirit hath rejoiced G21 in God my Saviour.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:21 - In that hour Jesus rejoiced in G21 spirit, and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that thou hast hid these things from the wise and prudent, and hast revealed them unto babes: even so, Father; for so it seemed good in thy sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:35 - He was a burning and a shining light: and ye were willing for a season to rejoice G21 in his light.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:56 - Your father Abraham rejoiced G21 to see my day: and he saw it, and was glad.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:26 - Therefore did my heart rejoice, and my tongue was glad; G21 moreover also my flesh shall rest in hope:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:34 - And when he had brought them into his house, he set meat before them, and rejoiced, G21 believing in God with all his house.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 1:6 - Wherein ye greatly rejoice, G21 though now for a season, if need be, ye are in heaviness through manifold temptations:
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 1:8 - Whom having not seen, ye love; in whom, though now ye see him not, yet believing, ye rejoice G21 with joy unspeakable and full of glory:
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 4:13 - But rejoice, inasmuch as ye are partakers of Christ's sufferings; that, when his glory shall be revealed, ye may be glad also with exceeding joy. G21
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 19:7 - Let us be glad and rejoice, G21 and give honour to him: for the marriage of the Lamb is come, and his wife hath made herself ready.
 
 
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