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Lexicon :: Strong's G4609 - Silas

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Σιλᾶς
Transliteration
Silas
Pronunciation
sē-lä's (Key)
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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Contraction for Σιλουανός (G4610)
Variant Spellings

Sometimes accented as Σίλας.

Strong’s Definitions

Σίλας Sílas, see'-las; contraction for G4610; Silas, a Christian:—Silas.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x

The KJV translates Strong's G4609 in the following manner: Silas (13x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strong's G4609 in the following manner: Silas (13x).
  1. Silas = "woody"

    1. a Roman citizen, the companion of the apostle Paul on several of his missionary journeys

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Σίλας Sílas, see'-las; contraction for G4610; Silas, a Christian:—Silas.
STRONGS NT 4609: Σιλᾶς
Σιλᾶς (genitive not found (except Josephus, Vita17 Σιλᾷ)), dative Σιλᾷ, accusative Σιλᾶν (Buttmann, 20 (18)), , Silas (contracted from Σιλουανός, which see; Winer's Grammar, 103 (97)), a Roman citizen (Acts 16:37f), the companion of the apostle Paul in several of his journeys, and his associate in preaching the gospel: Acts 15:22, 27, 32, 34 Rec., 40; Acts 16:19, 25, 29; Acts 17:4, 10, 14; Acts 18:5. (B. D., under the word .)
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Strong's Number G4609 matches the Greek Σιλᾶς (Silas),
which occurs 13 times in 13 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:22 - Then pleased it the apostles and elders, with the whole church, to send chosen men of their own company to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas; namely, Judas surnamed Barsabas, and Silas, G4609 chief men among the brethren:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:27 - We have sent therefore Judas and Silas, G4609 who shall also tell you the same things by mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:32 - And Judas and Silas, G4609 being prophets also themselves, exhorted the brethren with many words, and confirmed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:34 - Notwithstanding it pleased Silas G4609 to abide there still.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:40 - And Paul chose Silas, G4609 and departed, being recommended by the brethren unto the grace of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:19 - And when her masters saw that the hope of their gains was gone, they caught Paul and Silas, G4609 and drew them into the marketplace unto the rulers,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:25 - And at midnight Paul and Silas G4609 prayed, and sang praises unto God: and the prisoners heard them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:29 - Then he called for a light, and sprang in, and came trembling, and fell down before Paul and Silas, G4609
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:4 - And some of them believed, and consorted with Paul and Silas; G4609 and of the devout Greeks a great multitude, and of the chief women not a few.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:10 - And the brethren immediately sent away Paul and Silas G4609 by night unto Berea: who coming thither went into the synagogue of the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:14 - And then immediately the brethren sent away Paul to go as it were to the sea: but Silas G4609 and Timotheus abode there still.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:15 - And they that conducted Paul brought him unto Athens: and receiving a commandment unto Silas G4609 and Timotheus for to come to him with all speed, they departed.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 18:5 - And when Silas G4609 and Timotheus were come from Macedonia, Paul was pressed in the spirit, and testified to the Jews that Jesus was Christ.
 
 
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