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Lexicon :: Strong's G1198 - desmios

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desmios (Key)
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TDNT Reference: 2:43,145

Strong’s Definitions

δέσμιος désmios, des'-mee-os; from G1199; a captive (as bound):—in bonds, prisoner.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's G1198 in the following manner: prisoner (14x), be in bonds (1x), in bonds (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's G1198 in the following manner: prisoner (14x), be in bonds (1x), in bonds (1x).
  1. bound, in bonds, a captive, a prisoner

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
δέσμιος désmios, des'-mee-os; from G1199; a captive (as bound):—in bonds, prisoner.
δέσμιος, -ου, , bound, in bonds, a captive, a prisoner [from Sophocles down]: Matthew 27:15; Mark 15:6; Acts 16:25, 27; Acts 23:18; Acts 25:14, 27; Acts 28:16 [R G], 17; Hebrews 10:34 G L T Tr text WH; Heb 13:3; δέσμιος τοῦ Χριστοῦ Ἰησοῦ, whom Christ, i. e. his truth which I have preached, has put in bonds (Winers Grammar, 189 (178); [Buttmann, 169 (147)]), Ephesians 3:1; 2 Timothy 1:8; Philemon 1:1, 9; in the same sense δέσμιος ἐν κυρίῳ, Ephesians 4:1; [cf. Bp. Lightfoot on Philemon 1:13].
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

16:25; 16:27; 23:18; 25:14; 25:27; 28:16; 28:17
3:1; 4:1
2 Timothy
1:1; 1:9; 1:13
10:34; 13:3

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1198 matches the Greek δέσμιος (desmios),
which occurs 16 times in 16 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:15 - Now at that feast the governor was wont to release unto the people a prisoner, G1198 whom they would.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:16 - And they had then a notable prisoner, G1198 called Barabbas.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:6 - Now at that feast he released unto them one prisoner, G1198 whomsoever they desired.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:25 - And at midnight Paul and Silas prayed, and sang praises unto God: and the prisoners G1198 heard them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:27 - And the keeper of the prison awaking out of his sleep, and seeing the prison doors open, he drew out his sword, and would have killed himself, supposing that the prisoners G1198 had been fled.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:18 - So he took him, and brought him to the chief captain, and said, Paul the prisoner G1198 called me unto him, and prayed me to bring this young man unto thee, who hath something to say unto thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:14 - And when they had been there many days, Festus declared Paul's cause unto the king, saying, There is a certain man left in bonds G1198 by Felix:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:27 - For it seemeth to me unreasonable to send a prisoner, G1198 and not withal to signify the crimes laid against him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:16 - And when we came to Rome, the centurion delivered the prisoners G1198 to the captain of the guard: but Paul was suffered to dwell by himself with a soldier that kept him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:17 - And it came to pass, that after three days Paul called the chief of the Jews together: and when they were come together, he said unto them, Men and brethren, though I have committed nothing against the people, or customs of our fathers, yet was I delivered prisoner G1198 from Jerusalem into the hands of the Romans.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 3:1 - For this cause I Paul, the prisoner G1198 of Jesus Christ for you Gentiles,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:1 - I therefore, the prisoner G1198 of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 1:8 - Be not thou therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, nor of me his prisoner: G1198 but be thou partaker of the afflictions of the gospel according to the power of God;
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:1 - Paul, a prisoner G1198 of Jesus Christ, and Timothy our brother, unto Philemon our dearly beloved, and fellowlabourer,
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:9 - Yet for love's sake I rather beseech thee, being such an one as Paul the aged, and now also a prisoner G1198 of Jesus Christ.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 13:3 - Remember them that are in bonds, G1198 as bound with them; and them which suffer adversity, as being yourselves also in the body.
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