Click to Change

Return to Top

Return to Top

Printer Icon


Copy Options
Red Letter
The Blue Letter Bible

Lexicon :: Strong's G1144 - dakry

Choose a new font size and typeface
dakry (Key)
Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain affinity
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

Strong’s Definitions

δάκρυ dákry, dak'-roo; of uncertain affinity; a tear:—tear.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's G1144 in the following manner: tear (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's G1144 in the following manner: tear (11x).
  1. a tear

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
δάκρυ dákry, dak'-roo; of uncertain affinity; a tear:—tear.
δάκρυ, -υος, τό, and τὸ δάκρυον, -ου, [from Homer down], a tear: Mark 9:24 R G; Acts 20:19, 31; 2 Corinthians 2:4; 2 Timothy 1:4; Hebrews 5:7; Hebrews 12:17. The (nominative) form τὸ δάκρυον in Revelation 7:17; Revelation 21:4, (Isaiah 25:8). The dative plural δάκρυσι in Luke 7:38, 44 (Psalm 125:5 (Ps. 126:5); Lamentations 2:11).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006, 2011 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission.

BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

125:5; 126:5
7:38; 7:44
20:19; 20:31
2 Corinthians
2 Timothy
5:7; 12:17
7:17; 21:4

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1144 matches the Greek δάκρυ (dakry),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:24 - Immediately the boy’s father cried out and said, “I do believe; help my unbelief!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:38 - and standing behind Him at His feet, weeping, she began to wet His feet with her tears G1144, and she wiped them with the hair of her head, and began kissing His feet and anointing them with the perfume.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:44 - And turning toward the woman, He said to Simon, “Do you see this woman? I entered your house; you gave Me no water for My feet, but she has wet My feet with her tears G1144 and wiped them with her hair.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:19 - serving the Lord with all humility and with tears G1144 and trials which came upon me [fn]through the plots of the Jews;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:31 - “Therefore, be on the alert, remembering that night and day for a period of three years I did not cease to admonish each one with tears G1144.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:4 - For out of much affliction and anguish of heart I wrote to you with many tears G1144; not so that you would be made sorrowful, but that you might know the love which I have especially for you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 1:4 - longing to see you, even as I recall your tears G1144, so that I may be filled with joy.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 5:7 - In the days of [fn]His humanity, [fn]He offered up both prayers and pleas with loud crying and tears G1144 to the One able to save Him [fn]from death, and He [fn]was heard because of His devout behavior.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 12:17 - For you know that even afterward, when he wanted to inherit the blessing, he was rejected, for he found no place for repentance, though he sought for it with tears G1144.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:17 - for the Lamb in the center of the throne will be their shepherd, and will guide them to springs of the [fn]water of life; and God will wipe every tear G1144 from their eyes.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:4 - and He will wipe away every tear G1144 from their eyes; and there will no longer be any death; there will no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away.”
BLB Searches
Search the Bible

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval

Let's Connect
Daily Devotionals

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan