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Lexicon :: Strong's G1100 - glōssa

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glōssa (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain affinity
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TDNT Reference: 1:719,123

Strong’s Definitions

γλῶσσα glōssa, gloce-sah'; of uncertain affinity; the tongue; by implication, a language (specially, one naturally unacquired):—tongue.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 50x

The KJV translates Strong's G1100 in the following manner: tongue (50x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 50x
The KJV translates Strong's G1100 in the following manner: tongue (50x).
  1. the tongue, a member of the body, an organ of speech

  2. a tongue

    1. the language or dialect used by a particular people distinct from that of other nations

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
γλῶσσα glōssa, gloce-sah'; of uncertain affinity; the tongue; by implication, a language (specially, one naturally unacquired):—tongue.
γλῶσσα, -ης, , [from Homer down], the tongue;
1. the tongue, a member of the body, the organ of speech: Mark 7:33, 35; Luke 1:64; Luke 16:24; 1 Corinthians 14:9; James 1:26; James 3:5, 6, 8; 1 Peter 3:10; 1 John 3:18; [Revelation 16:10]. By a poetic and rhetorical usage, especially Hebraistic, that member of the body which is chiefly engaged in some act has ascribed to it what belongs to the man; the tongue is so used in Acts 2:26 (ἠγαλλιάσατο γλῶσσά μου); Romans 3:13; Romans 14:11; Philippians 2:11 (the tongue of every man); of the little tongue-like flames symbolizing the gift of foreign tongues, in Acts 2:3.
2. a tongue, i. e. the language used by a particular people in distinction from that of other nations: Acts 2:11; hence, in later Jewish usage (Isaiah 66:18; Daniel 3:4; Daniel 5:19 Theodotion; Daniel 6:25; 7:14 Theodotion; Judith 3:8) joined with φυλή, λαός, ἔθνος, it serves to designate people of various languages [cf. Winer's Grammar, 32], Revelation 5:9; Revelation 7:9; Revelation 10:11; Revelation 11:9; Revelation 13:7; Revelation 14:6; Revelation 17:15. λαλεῖν ἑτέραις γλώσσαις to speak with other than their native i. e. in foreign tongues, Acts 2:4, cf. Acts 2:6-11; γλώσσαις λαλεῖν καιναῖς to speak with new tongues which the speaker has not learned previously, Mark 16:17 [but Tr text WH text omit; Tr marginal reading brackets καιναῖς]; cf. De Wette on Acts, p. 27ff [correct and supplement his references by Meyer on 1 Corinthians 12:10; cf. also B. D. under the word Tongues, Gift of]. From both these expressions must be carefully distinguished the simple phrases λαλεῖν γλώσσαις, γλώσσαις λαλεῖν, λαλεῖν γλώσσῃ, γλώσσῃ λαλεῖν (and προσεύχεσθαι γλώσσῃ, 1 Corinthians 14:14), to speak with (in) a tongue (the organ of speech), to speak with tongues; this, as appears from 1 Corinthians 14:7ff, is the gift of men who, rapt in an ecstasy and no longer quite masters of their own reason and consciousness, pour forth their glowing spiritual emotions in strange utterances, rugged, dark, disconnected, quite unfitted to instruct or to influence the minds of others: Acts 10:46; Acts 19:6; 1 Corinthians 12:30; 1 Corinthians 13:1; 1 Corinthians 14:2, 4-6, 13, 18, 23, 27, 39. The origin of the expression is apparently to be found in the fact, that in Hebrew the tongue is spoken of as the leading instrument by which the praises of God are proclaimed ( τῶν θείων ὕμνων μελῳδός, 4 Macc. 10:21, cf. Psalm 34:28 (Ps. 35:28); Psalms 65:17 (Ps. 66:17); Psalms 70:24 (Ps. 71:24); Psalm 125:2 (Ps. 126:2); Acts 2:26; Philippians 2:11; λαλεῖν ἐν γλώσσῃ, Psalm 38:4 (Ps. 39:4), and that according to the more rigorous conception of inspiration nothing human in an inspired man was thought to be active except the tongue, put in motion by the Holy Spirit (καταχρῆται ἕτερος αὐτοῦ τοῖς φωνητηρίοις ὀργάνοις, στόματι καὶ γλώττῃ πρὸς μήνυσιν ὧν ἂν θέλῃ, Philo, rer. div. haer. § 53 [i. 510, Mang. edition]); hence, the contrast διὰτοῦνοὸς [critical editions τῷ νοἲ) λαλεῖν, 1 Corinthians 14:19 cf. 1 Corinthians 14:9. The plural in the phrase γλώσσαις λαλεῖν, used even of a single person (1 Corinthians 14:5f), refers to the various motions of the tongue. By metonymy, of the cause for the effect, γλῶσσαι tongues are equivalent to λόγοι ἐν γλώσσῃ (1 Corinthians 14:19) words spoken in a tongue (Zungenvorträge): 1 Corinthians 13:8; 1 Corinthians 14:22; γένη γλωσσῶν, 1 Corinthians 12:10, 28, of which two kinds are mentioned viz. προσευχή and ψαλμός, 1 Corinthians 14:15; γλῶσσαν ἔχω, something to utter with a tongue, 1 Corinthians 14:26. [On 'Speaking with Tongues' see, in addition to the discussions above referred to, Wendt in the 5th edition of Meyer on Acts (Acts 2:4); Heinrici, Korinthierbriefe, i., 372ff; Schaff, Hist. of the Chr. Church, i. 234-245 (1882); Farrar, St. Paul, i. 95ff.]
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

35:28; 38:4; 39:4; 66:17; 71:24; 125:2; 126:2
3:4; 5:19; 6:25; 7:14
7:33; 7:35; 16:17
1:64; 16:24
2:3; 2:4; 2:4; 2:6; 2:7; 2:8; 2:9; 2:10; 2:11; 2:11; 2:26; 2:26; 10:46; 19:6
3:13; 14:11
1 Corinthians
12:10; 12:10; 12:28; 12:30; 13:1; 13:8; 14; 14:2; 14:5; 14:7; 14:9; 14:9; 14:13; 14:14; 14:15; 14:18; 14:19; 14:19; 14:22; 14:23; 14:26; 14:27; 14:39
2:11; 2:11
1:26; 3:5; 3:6; 3:8
1 Peter
1 John
5:9; 7:9; 10:11; 11:9; 13:7; 14:6; 16:10; 17:15

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1100 matches the Greek γλῶσσα (glōssa),
which occurs 107 times in 107 verses in the LXX Greek.

Page 1 / 3 (Gen 10:5–Psa 126:2)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:5 - ἐκ τούτων ἀφωρίσθησαν νῆσοι τῶν ἐθνῶν ἐν τῇ γῇ αὐτῶν ἕκαστος κατὰ γλῶσσαν G1100 ἐν ταῖς φυλαῖς αὐτῶν καὶ ἐν τοῖς ἔθνεσιν αὐτῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:20 - οὗτοι υἱοὶ Χαμ ἐν ταῖς φυλαῖς αὐτῶν κατὰ γλώσσας G1100 αὐτῶν ἐν ταῖς χώραις αὐτῶν καὶ ἐν τοῖς ἔθνεσιν αὐτῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:31 - οὗτοι υἱοὶ Σημ ἐν ταῖς φυλαῖς αὐτῶν κατὰ γλώσσας G1100 αὐτῶν ἐν ταῖς χώραις αὐτῶν καὶ ἐν τοῖς ἔθνεσιν αὐτῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:7 - δεῦτε καὶ καταβάντες συγχέωμεν ἐκεῖ αὐτῶν τὴν γλῶσσαν G1100 ἵνα μὴ ἀκούσωσιν ἕκαστος τὴν φωνὴν τοῦ πλησίον
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 11:7 - καὶ ἐν πᾶσι τοῖς υἱοῖς Ισραηλ οὐ γρύξει κύων τῇ γλώσσῃ G1100 αὐτοῦ ἀπὸ ἀνθρώπου ἕως κτήνους ὅπως εἰδῇς ὅσα παραδοξάσει κύριος ἀνὰ μέσον τῶν Αἰγυπτίων καὶ τοῦ Ισραηλ
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:21 - εἶδον ἐν τῇ προνομῇ ψιλὴν ποικίλην καλὴν καὶ διακόσια δίδραχμα ἀργυρίου καὶ γλῶσσαν G1100 μίαν χρυσῆν πεντήκοντα διδράχμων καὶ ἐνθυμηθεὶς αὐτῶν ἔλαβον καὶ ἰδοὺ αὐτὰ ἐγκέκρυπται ἐν τῇ γῇ ἐν τῇ σκηνῇ μου καὶ τὸ ἀργύριον κέκρυπται ὑποκάτω αὐτῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:21 - καὶ ἀπεστράφη πᾶς λαὸς πρὸς Ἰησοῦν εἰς Μακηδα ὑγιεῖς καὶ οὐκ ἔγρυξεν οὐθεὶς τῶν υἱῶν Ισραηλ τῇ γλώσσῃ G1100 αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 7:5 - καὶ κατεβίβασεν τὸν λαὸν εἰς τὸ ὕδωρ καὶ εἶπεν κύριος πρὸς Γεδεων πᾶς ὃς ἂν λάψῃ τῇ γλώσσῃ G1100 αὐτοῦ ἐκ τοῦ ὕδατος ὡς ἐὰν λάψῃ ὁ κύων στήσεις αὐτὸν κατὰ μόνας καὶ πᾶς ὃς ἂν κάμψῃ ἐπὶ τὰ γόνατα αὐτοῦ τοῦ πιεῖν μεταστήσεις αὐτὸν καθ᾽ αὑτόν
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 7:6 - καὶ ἐγένετο πᾶς ἀριθμὸς τῶν λαψάντων ἐν τῇ γλώσσῃ G1100 αὐτῶν τριακόσιοι ἄνδρες καὶ πᾶς ἐπίλοιπος τοῦ λαοῦ ἔκαμψαν ἐπὶ τὰ γόνατα αὐτῶν τοῦ πιεῖν ὕδωρ
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:2 - πνεῦμα κυρίου ἐλάλησεν ἐν ἐμοί καὶ λόγος αὐτοῦ ἐπὶ γλώσσης G1100 μου
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:21 - ἀπὸ μάστιγος γλώσσης G1100 σε κρύψει καὶ οὐ μὴ φοβηθῇς ἀπὸ κακῶν ἐρχομένων
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:30 - οὐ γάρ ἐστιν ἐν γλώσσῃ G1100 μου ἄδικον λάρυγξ μου οὐχὶ σύνεσιν μελετᾷ
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 20:12 - ἐὰν γλυκανθῇ ἐν στόματι αὐτοῦ κακία κρύψει αὐτὴν ὑπὸ τὴν γλῶσσαν G1100 αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 20:16 - θυμὸν δὲ δρακόντων θηλάσειεν ἀνέλοι δὲ αὐτὸν γλῶσσα G1100 ὄφεως
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:10 - οἱ δὲ ἀκούσαντες ἐμακάρισάν με καὶ γλῶσσα G1100 αὐτῶν τῷ λάρυγγι αὐτῶν ἐκολλήθη
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:2 - ἰδοὺ γὰρ ἤνοιξα τὸ στόμα μου καὶ ἐλάλησεν γλῶσσά G1100 μου
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 5:9 - (LXX 5:10)ὅτι οὐκ ἔστιν ἐν τῷ στόματι αὐτῶν ἀλήθεια καρδία αὐτῶν ματαία τάφος ἀνεῳγμένος λάρυγξ αὐτῶν ταῖς γλώσσαις G1100 αὐτῶν ἐδολιοῦσαν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:7 - (LXX 9:28)οὗ ἀρᾶς τὸ στόμα αὐτοῦ γέμει καὶ πικρίας καὶ δόλου ὑπὸ τὴν γλῶσσαν G1100 αὐτοῦ κόπος καὶ πόνος
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 12:3 - (LXX 11:4)ἐξολεθρεύσαι κύριος πάντα τὰ χείλη τὰ δόλια καὶ γλῶσσαν G1100 μεγαλορήμονα
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 12:4 - (LXX 11:5)τοὺς εἰπόντας τὴν γλῶσσαν G1100 ἡμῶν μεγαλυνοῦμεν τὰ χείλη ἡμῶν παρ᾽ ἡμῶν ἐστιν τίς ἡμῶν κύριός ἐστιν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 14:3 - (LXX 13:3)πάντες ἐξέκλιναν ἅμα ἠχρεώθησαν οὐκ ἔστιν ποιῶν χρηστότητα οὐκ ἔστιν ἕως ἑνός τάφος ἀνεῳγμένος λάρυγξ αὐτῶν ταῖς γλώσσαις G1100 αὐτῶν ἐδολιοῦσαν ἰὸς ἀσπίδων ὑπὸ τὰ χείλη αὐτῶν ὧν τὸ στόμα ἀρᾶς καὶ πικρίας γέμει ὀξεῖς οἱ πόδες αὐτῶν ἐκχέαι αἷμα σύντριμμα καὶ ταλαιπωρία ἐν ταῖς ὁδοῖς αὐτῶν καὶ ὁδὸν εἰρήνης οὐκ ἔγνωσαν οὐκ ἔστιν φόβος θεοῦ ἀπέναντι τῶν ὀφθαλμῶν αὐτῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 15:3 - (LXX 14:3)ὃς οὐκ ἐδόλωσεν ἐν γλώσσῃ G1100 αὐτοῦ οὐδὲ ἐποίησεν τῷ πλησίον αὐτοῦ κακὸν καὶ ὀνειδισμὸν οὐκ ἔλαβεν ἐπὶ τοὺς ἔγγιστα αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 16:9 - (LXX 15:9)διὰ τοῦτο ηὐφράνθη καρδία μου καὶ ἠγαλλιάσατο γλῶσσά G1100 μου ἔτι δὲ καὶ σάρξ μου κατασκηνώσει ἐπ᾽ ἐλπίδι
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:15 - (LXX 21:16)ἐξηράνθη ὡς ὄστρακον ἡ ἰσχύς μου καὶ γλῶσσά G1100 μου κεκόλληται τῷ λάρυγγί μου καὶ εἰς χοῦν θανάτου κατήγαγές με
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:20 - (LXX 30:21)κατακρύψεις αὐτοὺς ἐν ἀποκρύφῳ τοῦ προσώπου σου ἀπὸ ταραχῆς ἀνθρώπων σκεπάσεις αὐτοὺς ἐν σκηνῇ ἀπὸ ἀντιλογίας γλωσσῶν G1100
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 34:13 - (LXX 33:14)παῦσον τὴν γλῶσσάν G1100 σου ἀπὸ κακοῦ καὶ χείλη σου τοῦ μὴ λαλῆσαι δόλον
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:28 - (LXX 34:28)καὶ γλῶσσά G1100 μου μελετήσει τὴν δικαιοσύνην σου ὅλην τὴν ἡμέραν τὸν ἔπαινόν σου
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:30 - (LXX 36:30)στόμα δικαίου μελετήσει σοφίαν καὶ γλῶσσα G1100 αὐτοῦ λαλήσει κρίσιν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 39:1 - (LXX 38:1)εἰς τὸ τέλος τῷ Ιδιθουν ᾠδὴ τῷ Δαυιδ (38:2)εἶπα φυλάξω τὰς ὁδούς μου τοῦ μὴ ἁμαρτάνειν ἐν γλώσσῃ G1100 μου ἐθέμην τῷ στόματί μου φυλακὴν ἐν τῷ συστῆναι τὸν ἁμαρτωλὸν ἐναντίον μου
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 39:3 - (LXX 38:4)ἐθερμάνθη καρδία μου ἐντός μου καὶ ἐν τῇ μελέτῃ μου ἐκκαυθήσεται πῦρ ἐλάλησα ἐν γλώσσῃ G1100 μου
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:1 - (LXX 44:1)εἰς τὸ τέλος ὑπὲρ τῶν ἀλλοιωθησομένων τοῖς υἱοῖς Κορε εἰς σύνεσιν ᾠδὴ ὑπὲρ τοῦ ἀγαπητοῦ (44:2)ἐξηρεύξατο ἡ καρδία μου λόγον ἀγαθόν λέγω ἐγὼ τὰ ἔργα μου τῷ βασιλεῖ γλῶσσά G1100 μου κάλαμος γραμματέως ὀξυγράφου
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 50:19 - (LXX 49:19)τὸ στόμα σου ἐπλεόνασεν κακίαν καὶ γλῶσσά G1100 σου περιέπλεκεν δολιότητα
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:14 - (LXX 50:16)ῥῦσαί με ἐξ αἱμάτων θεὸς θεὸς τῆς σωτηρίας μου ἀγαλλιάσεται γλῶσσά G1100 μου τὴν δικαιοσύνην σου
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 52:2 - (LXX 51:4)ἀδικίαν ἐλογίσατο γλῶσσά G1100 σου ὡσεὶ ξυρὸν ἠκονημένον ἐποίησας δόλον
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 52:4 - (LXX 51:6)ἠγάπησας πάντα τὰ ῥήματα καταποντισμοῦ γλῶσσαν G1100 δολίαν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:9 - (LXX 54:10)καταπόντισον κύριε καὶ καταδίελε τὰς γλώσσας G1100 αὐτῶν ὅτι εἶδον ἀνομίαν καὶ ἀντιλογίαν ἐν τῇ πόλει
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 57:4 - (LXX 56:5)καὶ ἐρρύσατο τὴν ψυχήν μου ἐκ μέσου σκύμνων ἐκοιμήθην τεταραγμένος υἱοὶ ἀνθρώπων οἱ ὀδόντες αὐτῶν ὅπλον καὶ βέλη καὶ γλῶσσα G1100 αὐτῶν μάχαιρα ὀξεῖα
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 64:3 - (LXX 63:4)οἵτινες ἠκόνησαν ὡς ῥομφαίαν τὰς γλώσσας G1100 αὐτῶν ἐνέτειναν τόξον αὐτῶν πρᾶγμα πικρὸν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 64:8 - (LXX 63:9)καὶ ἐξησθένησαν ἐπ᾽ αὐτοὺς αἱ γλῶσσαι G1100 αὐτῶν ἐταράχθησαν πάντες οἱ θεωροῦντες αὐτούς
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 66:17 - (LXX 65:17)πρὸς αὐτὸν τῷ στόματί μου ἐκέκραξα καὶ ὕψωσα ὑπὸ τὴν γλῶσσάν G1100 μου
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:23 - (LXX 67:24)ὅπως ἂν βαφῇ πούς σου ἐν αἵματι γλῶσσα G1100 τῶν κυνῶν σου ἐξ ἐχθρῶν παρ᾽ αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 71:24 - (LXX 70:24)ἔτι δὲ καὶ γλῶσσά G1100 μου ὅλην τὴν ἡμέραν μελετήσει τὴν δικαιοσύνην σου ὅταν αἰσχυνθῶσιν καὶ ἐντραπῶσιν οἱ ζητοῦντες τὰ κακά μοι
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 73:9 - (LXX 72:9)ἔθεντο εἰς οὐρανὸν τὸ στόμα αὐτῶν καὶ γλῶσσα G1100 αὐτῶν διῆλθεν ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:36 - (LXX 77:36)καὶ ἠπάτησαν αὐτὸν ἐν τῷ στόματι αὐτῶν καὶ τῇ γλώσσῃ G1100 αὐτῶν ἐψεύσαντο αὐτῷ
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 81:5 - (LXX 80:6)μαρτύριον ἐν τῷ Ιωσηφ ἔθετο αὐτὸν ἐν τῷ ἐξελθεῖν αὐτὸν ἐκ γῆς Αἰγύπτου γλῶσσαν G1100 ἣν οὐκ ἔγνω ἤκουσεν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:2 - (LXX 108:2)ὅτι στόμα ἁμαρτωλοῦ καὶ στόμα δολίου ἐπ᾽ ἐμὲ ἠνοίχθη ἐλάλησαν κατ᾽ ἐμοῦ γλώσσῃ G1100 δολίᾳ
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:172 - (LXX 118:172)φθέγξαιτο γλῶσσά G1100 μου τὸ λόγιόν σου ὅτι πᾶσαι αἱ ἐντολαί σου δικαιοσύνη
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 120:2 - (LXX 119:2)κύριε ῥῦσαι τὴν ψυχήν μου ἀπὸ χειλέων ἀδίκων καὶ ἀπὸ γλώσσης G1100 δολίας
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 120:3 - (LXX 119:3)τί δοθείη σοι καὶ τί προστεθείη σοι πρὸς γλῶσσαν G1100 δολίαν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 126:2 - (LXX 125:2)τότε ἐπλήσθη χαρᾶς τὸ στόμα ἡμῶν καὶ γλῶσσα G1100 ἡμῶν ἀγαλλιάσεως τότε ἐροῦσιν ἐν τοῖς ἔθνεσιν ἐμεγάλυνεν κύριος τοῦ ποιῆσαι μετ᾽ αὐτῶν

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