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Lexicon :: Strong's G2822 - klētos

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κλητός
Transliteration
klētos (Key)
Pronunciation
klay-tos' (Key)
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as κλῆσις (G2821)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:494,394

Strong’s Definitions

κλητός klētós, klay-tos'; from the same as G2821; invited, i.e. appointed, or (specially), a saint:—called.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's G2822 in the following manner: called (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's G2822 in the following manner: called (11x).
  1. called, invited (to a banquet)

    1. invited (by God in the proclamation of the Gospel) to obtain eternal salvation in the kingdom through Christ

    2. called to (the discharge of) some office

      1. divinely selected and appointed

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κλητός klētós, klay-tos'; from the same as G2821; invited, i.e. appointed, or (specially), a saint:—called.
STRONGS NT 2822: κλητός
κλητός, κλητή, κλητον (κλαέω) (from Homer down), called, invited (to a banquet (1 Kings 1:41, 49); 3Macc. 5:14; Aeschines 50, 1); in the N. T.
a. "invited (by God in the proclamation of the gospel) to obtain eternal salvation in the kingdom of God through Christ" (see καλέω, 1 b. β'. (cf. Winer's Grammar, 35 (34))): Romans 8:28; 1 Corinthians 1:24; Jude 1:1; κλητοί καί ἐκλεκτοί καί πιστοί, Revelation 17:14; κλητοί and ἐκλεκτοί are distinguished (see ἐκλεκτός, 1 a.) in Matthew 20:16 (T WH omit; Tr brackets the clause); Matthew 22:14, a distinction which does not agree with Paul's view (see καλέω, as above; (Weiss, Biblical Theol. § 88; Lightfoot's Commentary on Colossians 3:12)); κλητοί Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ, genitive of possessor (Winers Grammar, 195 (183); Buttmann, § 132, 23), devoted to Christ and united to him, Romans 1:6; κλητοί ἅγιοι, "holy (or 'saints') by the calling of God," Romans 1:7; 1 Corinthians 1:2.
b. called to (the discharge of) some office: κλητός ἀπόστολος, i. e. divinely selected and appointed (see καλέω, as above), Romans 1:1; 1 Corinthians 1:1 (L brackets κλητός); cf. Galatians 1:15.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Kings
1:41; 1:49
Matthew
20:16; 22:14
Romans
1:1; 1:6; 1:7; 8:28
1 Corinthians
1:1; 1:2; 1:24
Galatians
1:15
Colossians
3:12
Jude
1:1
Revelation
17:14

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2822 matches the Greek κλητός (klētos),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:16 - So the last shall be first, and the first last: for many be called, G2822 but few chosen.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 22:14 - For many are called, G2822 but few are chosen.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:1 - Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called G2822 to be an apostle, separated unto the gospel of God,
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:6 - Among whom are ye also the called G2822 of Jesus Christ:
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:7 - To all that be in Rome, beloved of God, called G2822 to be saints: Grace to you and peace from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 8:28 - And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called G2822 according to his purpose.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:1 - Paul, called G2822 to be an apostle of Jesus Christ through the will of God, and Sosthenes our brother,
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:2 - Unto the church of God which is at Corinth, to them that are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called G2822 to be saints, with all that in every place call upon the name of Jesus Christ our Lord, both theirs and ours:
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:24 - But unto them which are called, G2822 both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God, and the wisdom of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJde 1:1 - Jude, the servant of Jesus Christ, and brother of James, to them that are sanctified by God the Father, and preserved in Jesus Christ, and called: G2822
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 17:14 - These shall make war with the Lamb, and the Lamb shall overcome them: for he is Lord of lords, and King of kings: and they that are with him are called, G2822 and chosen, and faithful.

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