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Lexicon :: Strong's G1131 - gymnos

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gymnos (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain affinity
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:773,133

Strong’s Definitions

γυμνός gymnós, goom-nos'; of uncertain affinity; nude (absolute or relative, literal or figurative):—naked.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's G1131 in the following manner: naked (14x), bare (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's G1131 in the following manner: naked (14x), bare (1x).
  1. properly

    1. unclad, without clothing, the naked body

    2. ill clad

    3. clad in undergarments only (the outer garments or cloak being laid aside)

    4. of the soul, whose garment is the body, stripped of the body, without a body

  2. metaph.

    1. naked, i.e. open, lay bare

    2. only, mere, bare, i.e. mere grain not the plant itself

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
γυμνός gymnós, goom-nos'; of uncertain affinity; nude (absolute or relative, literal or figurative):—naked.
STRONGS NT 1131: γυμνός
γυμνός, -ή, -όν, in the Sept. for עֵירֹם. and עָרום, naked, not covered;
1. properly,
a. unclad, without clothing: Mark 14:52; Revelation 3:17; Revelation 16:15; Revelation 17:16; τὸ γυμνόν, substantively, the naked body: ἐπὶ γυμνοῦ, Mark 14:51; cf. Fritzsche at the passage; (τὰ γυμνά, Lucian, nav. 33).
b. ill-clad: Matthew 25:36, 38, 43; Acts 19:16 (with torn garments); James 2:15; (Job 22:6; Job 24:10; Job 26:6).
c. clad in the undergarment only (the outer garment or cloak being laid aside): John 21:7; (1 Samuel 19:24; Isaiah 20:2; Hesiod Works, 389; often in Attic; so nudus, Vergil Georg. 1, 299).
d. of the soul, whose garment is the body, stripped of the body, without a body: 2 Corinthians 5:3 (Plato, Crat c. 20, p. 403 b. ψυχὴ γυμνὴ τοῦ σώματος).
2. metaphorically,
a. naked, i. e. open, laid bare: Hebrews 4:13 (γυμνὸς ᾅδης ἐνώπιον αὐτοῦ, Job 26:6; examples from Greek authors, see in Bleek on Heb. vol. ii. 1, p. 585).
b. only, mere, bare, equivalent to ψιλός (like Latin vudus): γυμνὸς κόκκος, mere grain, not the plant itself, 1 Corinthians 15:37 (Clement of Rome, 1 Cor. 24, 5 σπέρματα πεσόντα εἰς τὴν γῆν ξηρὰ καὶ γυμνὰ διαλύεται).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Samuel
22:6; 24:10; 26:6; 26:6
25:36; 25:38; 25:43
14:51; 14:52
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
3:17; 16:15; 17:16

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1131 matches the Greek γυμνός (gymnos),
which occurs 15 times in 15 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:36 - Naked, G1131 and ye clothed me: I was sick, and ye visited me: I was in prison, and ye came unto me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:38 - When saw we thee a stranger, and took thee in? or naked, G1131 and clothed thee?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:43 - I was a stranger, and ye took me not in: naked, G1131 and ye clothed me not: sick, and in prison, and ye visited me not.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:44 - Then shall they also answer him, saying, Lord, when saw we thee an hungred, or athirst, or a stranger, or naked, G1131 or sick, or in prison, and did not minister unto thee?
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:51 - And there followed him a certain young man, having a linen cloth cast about his naked G1131 body; and the young men laid hold on him:
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:52 - And he left the linen cloth, and fled from them naked. G1131
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 21:7 - Therefore that disciple whom Jesus loved saith unto Peter, It is the Lord. Now when Simon Peter heard that it was the Lord, he girt his fisher's coat unto him, (for he was naked,) G1131 and did cast himself into the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:16 - And the man in whom the evil spirit was leaped on them, and overcame them, and prevailed against them, so that they fled out of that house naked G1131 and wounded.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:37 - And that which thou sowest, thou sowest not that body that shall be, but bare G1131 grain, it may chance of wheat, or of some other grain:
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 5:3 - If so be that being clothed we shall not be found naked. G1131
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 4:13 - Neither is there any creature that is not manifest in his sight: but all things are naked G1131 and opened unto the eyes of him with whom we have to do.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 2:15 - If a brother or sister be naked, G1131 and destitute of daily food,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:17 - Because thou sayest, I am rich, and increased with goods, and have need of nothing; and knowest not that thou art wretched, and miserable, and poor, and blind, and naked: G1131
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 16:15 - Behold, I come as a thief. Blessed is he that watcheth, and keepeth his garments, lest he walk naked, G1131 and they see his shame.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 17:16 - And the ten horns which thou sawest upon the beast, these shall hate the whore, and shall make her desolate and naked, G1131 and shall eat her flesh, and burn her with fire.

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