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Lexicon :: Strong's G4653 - skotia

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σκοτία
Transliteration
skotia
Pronunciation
sko-tē'-ä (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:423,1049

Strong’s Definitions

σκοτία skotía, skot-ee'-ah; from G4655; dimness, obscurity (literally or figuratively):—dark(-ness).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's G4653 in the following manner: darkness (14x), dark (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's G4653 in the following manner: darkness (14x), dark (2x).
  1. darkness

  2. the darkness due to want of light

  3. metaph. used of ignorance of divine things, and its associated wickedness, and the resultant misery in hell

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
σκοτία skotía, skot-ee'-ah; from G4655; dimness, obscurity (literally or figuratively):—dark(-ness).
STRONGS NT 4653: σκοτία
σκοτία, σκοτίας, (on its derivation cf. σκηνή), (Thomas Magister, σκότος καί τό σκότος. τό δέ σκοτία οὐκ ἐν χρησει namely, in Attic (cf. Moeris, under the word; Liddell and Scott, under the word σκότος, at the end)), darkness: properly, the darkness due to want of daylight, John 6:17; John 20:1; ἐν τῇ σκοτία (λαλεῖν τί), unseen, in secret (equivalent to ἐν κρύπτω, John 18:20), privily, in private, opposed to ἐν τῷ φωτί, Matthew 10:27; Luke 12:3; metaphorically, used of ignorance of divine things, and its associated wickedness, and the resultant misery: Matthew 4:16 L Tr WH; John 1:5; John 6:17; John 8:12; John 12:35, 46; 1 John 1:5; 1 John 2:8f, 11. (Ap. Rh. 4, 1698; Anth. 8, 187. 190; for חָשְׁכָה Micah 3:6; for אֹפֶל, Job 28:3.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Job
28:3
Micah
3:6
Matthew
4:16; 10:27
Luke
12:3
John
1:5; 6:17; 6:17; 8:12; 12:35; 12:46; 18:20; 20:1
1 John
1:5; 2:8; 2:11

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4653 matches the Greek σκοτία (skotia),
which occurs 16 times in 12 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:27 - What I tell you in darkness, G4653 that speak ye in light: and what ye hear in the ear, that preach ye upon the housetops.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:3 - Therefore whatsoever ye have spoken in darkness G4653 shall be heard in the light; and that which ye have spoken in the ear in closets shall be proclaimed upon the housetops.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:5 - And the light shineth in darkness; G4653 and the darkness G4653 comprehended it not.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:17 - And entered into a ship, and went over the sea toward Capernaum. And it was now dark, G4653 and Jesus was not come to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:12 - Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, G4653 but shall have the light of life.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:35 - Then Jesus said unto them, Yet a little while is the light with you. Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness G4653 come upon you: for he that walketh in darkness G4653 knoweth not whither he goeth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:46 - I am come a light into the world, that whosoever believeth on me should not abide in darkness. G4653
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:1 - The first day of the week cometh Mary Magdalene early, when it was yet dark, G4653 unto the sepulchre, and seeth the stone taken away from the sepulchre.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 1:5 - This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness G4653 at all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 2:8 - Again, a new commandment I write unto you, which thing is true in him and in you: because the darkness G4653 is past, and the true light now shineth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 2:9 - He that saith he is in the light, and hateth his brother, is in darkness G4653 even until now.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 2:11 - But he that hateth his brother is in darkness, G4653 and walketh in darkness, G4653 and knoweth not whither he goeth, because that darkness G4653 hath blinded his eyes.
 
 
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