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Lexicon :: Strong's G3660 - omnyō

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ὀμνύω
Transliteration
omnyō
Pronunciation
om-nü'-ō (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A prolonged form of a primary but obsolete omo, for which another prolonged form (omoo {om-o'-o}) is used in certain tenses
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 5:176,683

Strong’s Definitions

ὀμνύω omnýō, om-noo'-o; a prolonged form of a primary, but obsolete ὄμω ómō, for which another prolonged form ὀμόω omóō om-o'-o is used in certain tenses; to swear, i.e. take (or declare on) oath:—swear.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x

The KJV translates Strong's G3660 in the following manner: swear (27x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x
The KJV translates Strong's G3660 in the following manner: swear (27x).
  1. to swear

  2. to affirm, promise, threaten, with an oath

  3. in swearing to call a person or thing as witness, to invoke, swear by

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ὀμνύω omnýō, om-noo'-o; a prolonged form of a primary, but obsolete ὄμω ómō, for which another prolonged form ὀμόω omóō om-o'-o is used in certain tenses; to swear, i.e. take (or declare on) oath:—swear.
STRONGS NT 3660: ὀμνύω
ὀμνύω (Matthew 23:20; Matthew 26:74; Hebrews 6:16; James 5:12; (Winer's Grammar, 24)) and ὄμνυμι (ὀμνύναι, Mark 14:71 G L T Tr WH (cf. B. 45 (39))) form their tenses from ὈΜΟΩ; hence, 1 aorist ὤμοσα; the Sept. for נִשְׁבַּע; to swear; to affirm, promise, threaten, with an oath: absolutely, followed by direct discourse, Matthew 26:74; Mark 14:71; Hebrews 7:21; followed by εἰ, Hebrews 3:11; Hebrews 4:3; see εἰ I. 5. ὀμνύειν ὅρκον (often so in Greek writings from Homer down (Winer's Grammar, 226 (212))) πρός τινα, to one (Homer, Odyssey 14, 331; 19, 288), Luke 1:73; ὀμνύειν with the dative of the person to whom one promises or threatens something with an oath: followed by direct discourse Mark 6:23; by an infinitive (Winer's Grammar, 331 (311)), Hebrews 3:18; with ὅρκῳ added, Acts 2:30 (Winer's Grammar, 603 (561)); τίνι τί, Acts 7:17 (Rec. i. e. genitive by attraction; cf. Buttmann, § 143, 8; Winer's Grammar, § 24, 1). that by which one swears is indicated by an accusative, τινα or τί (so in classical Greek from Homer down (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 32, 1 b. γ.; Buttmann, 147 (128))), in swearing to call a person or thing as witness, to invoke, swear by (Isaiah 65:16; Josephus, Antiquities 5, 1, 2; 7, 14, 5); τόν οὐρανόν, τήν γῆν, James 5:12; with prepositions (cf. Buttmann, as above): κατά τίνος (see κατά, I. 2 a.), Hebrews 6:13, 16 (Genesis 22:16; Genesis 31:54; 1 Samuel 28:10 (Complutensian); Isaiah 45:23; Isaiah 62:8; Amos 4:2; Demosthenes, p. 553, 17; 553, 26 (others, ἐπομνύειν), etc.; κατά πάντων ὠμνυε θεῶν, Long. past. 4, 16); in imitation of the Hebrew נִשְׁבַּע followed by בְּ, ἐν τίνι is used (Winers Grammar, 389 (364); Buttmann, the passage cited; see ἐν, I. 8{b}): Matthew 5:34, 36; Matthew 23:16, 18, 20-22; Revelation 10:6; εἰς εἰ, with the mind directed unto (Winers Grammar, 397 (371); Buttmann, as above; see εἰς, B. II. 2 a.), Matthew 5:35.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Genesis
22:16; 31:54
1 Samuel
28:10
Isaiah
45:23; 62:8; 65:16
Amos
4:2
Matthew
5:34; 5:35; 5:36; 23; 23:16; 23:18; 23:20; 26:74; 26:74
Mark
6:23; 14:71; 14:71
Luke
1:73
Acts
2:30; 7:17
Hebrews
3:11; 3:18; 4:3; 6:13; 6:16; 6:16; 7:21
James
5:12; 5:12
Revelation
10:6

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3660 matches the Greek ὀμνύω (omnyō),
which occurs 27 times in 21 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:34 - But I say unto you, Swear G3660 not at all; neither by heaven; for it is God's throne:
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:36 - Neither shalt thou swear G3660 by thy head, because thou canst not make one hair white or black.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:16 - Woe unto you, ye blind guides, which say, Whosoever shall swear G3660 by the temple, it is nothing; but whosoever shall swear G3660 by the gold of the temple, he is a debtor!
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:18 - And, Whosoever shall swear G3660 by the altar, it is nothing; but whosoever sweareth G3660 by the gift that is upon it, he is guilty.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:20 - Whoso therefore shall swear G3660 by the altar, sweareth G3660 by it, and by all things thereon.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:21 - And whoso shall swear G3660 by the temple, sweareth G3660 by it, and by him that dwelleth therein.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:22 - And he that shall swear G3660 by heaven, sweareth G3660 by the throne of God, and by him that sitteth thereon.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:74 - Then began he to curse and to swear, G3660 saying, I know not the man. And immediately the cock crew.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:23 - And he sware G3660 unto her, Whatsoever thou shalt ask of me, I will give it thee, unto the half of my kingdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:71 - But he began to curse and to swear, G3660 saying, I know not this man of whom ye speak.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:73 - The oath which he sware G3660 to our father Abraham,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:30 - Therefore being a prophet, and knowing that God had sworn G3660 with an oath to him, that of the fruit of his loins, according to the flesh, he would raise up Christ to sit on his throne;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:17 - But when the time of the promise drew nigh, which God had sworn G3660 to Abraham, the people grew and multiplied in Egypt,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 3:11 - So I sware G3660 in my wrath, They shall not enter into my rest.)
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 3:18 - And to whom sware he G3660 that they should not enter into his rest, but to them that believed not?
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 4:3 - For we which have believed do enter into rest, as he said, As I have sworn G3660 in my wrath, if they shall enter into my rest: although the works were finished from the foundation of the world.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 6:13 - For when God made promise to Abraham, because he could swear G3660 by no greater, he sware G3660 by himself,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 6:16 - For men verily swear G3660 by the greater: and an oath for confirmation is to them an end of all strife.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 7:21 - (For those priests were made without an oath; but this with an oath by him that said unto him, The Lord sware G3660 and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec:)
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 5:12 - But above all things, my brethren, swear G3660 not, neither by heaven, neither by the earth, neither by any other oath: but let your yea be yea; and your nay, nay; lest ye fall into condemnation.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 10:6 - And sware G3660 by him that liveth for ever and ever, who created heaven, and the things that therein are, and the earth, and the things that therein are, and the sea, and the things which are therein, that there should be time no longer:
 
 
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