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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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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.
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 you clothed Me; I was sick, and you visited Me; I was in prison, and you came to Me.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:38 - ‘And when did we see You a stranger, and invite You in, or naked, G1131 and clothe You?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:43 - I was a stranger, and you did not invite Me in; naked, G1131 and you did not clothe Me; sick, and in prison, and you did not visit Me.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:44 - “Then they themselves also will answer, ‘Lord, when did we see You hungry, or thirsty, or a stranger, or naked, G1131 or sick, or in prison, and did not [fn]take care of You?’
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:51 - A young man was following Him, wearing nothing but a linen sheet over his naked G1131 body; and they *seized him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:52 - But he [fn]pulled free of the linen sheet and escaped naked. G1131
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 21:7 - Therefore that disciple whom Jesus loved *said to Peter, “It is the Lord.” So when Simon Peter heard that it was the Lord, he put his outer garment on (for he was stripped G1131 for work), and threw himself into the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:16 - And the man, in whom was the evil spirit, leaped on them and subdued all of them and overpowered them, so that they fled out of that house naked G1131 and wounded.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:37 - and that which you sow, you do not sow the body which is to be, but a bare G1131 grain, perhaps of wheat or of [fn]something else.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 5:3 - inasmuch as we, having put it on, will not be found naked. G1131
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 4:13 - And there is no creature hidden from His sight, but all things are open G1131 and laid bare to the eyes of Him with whom we have to do.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 2:15 - If a brother or sister is without G1131 clothing G1131 and in need of daily food,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:17 - ‘Because you say, “I am rich, and have become wealthy, and have need of nothing,” and you do not know that you are wretched and miserable and poor and blind and naked, G1131
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 16:15 - (“Behold, I am coming like a thief. Blessed is the one who stays awake and keeps his clothes, so that he will not walk about naked G1131 and men will not see his shame.”)
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 17:16 - “And the ten horns which you saw, and the beast, these will hate the harlot and will make her desolate and naked, G1131 and will eat her flesh and will burn her up with fire.
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