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Lexicon :: Strong's G1199 - desmos

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desmos (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Neuter and masculine respectively from δέω (G1210)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:43,*

Strong’s Definitions

δεσμόν desmón, des-mon'; neuter and masculine respectively from G1210; a band, i.e. ligament (of the body) or shackle (of a prisoner); figuratively, an impediment or disability:—band, bond, chain, string.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x

The KJV translates Strong's G1199 in the following manner: bond (15x), band (3x), string (1x), chain (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x
The KJV translates Strong's G1199 in the following manner: bond (15x), band (3x), string (1x), chain (1x).
  1. a band or bond

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
δεσμόν desmón, des-mon'; neuter and masculine respectively from G1210; a band, i.e. ligament (of the body) or shackle (of a prisoner); figuratively, an impediment or disability:—band, bond, chain, string.
δεσμός, -οῦ, , (δέω) [from Homer down], a band or bond: Mark 7:35 (ἐλύθη δεσμὸς τῆς γλώσσης αὐτοῦ, i. e. the impediment in his speech was removed); Luke 13:16 (λυθῆναι ἀπὸ τοῦ δεσμοῦ, of a woman bowed together, held fast as it were by a bond).
The plural form τά δεσμά the more common form in Greek writings (Winers Grammar, 63 (62) [cf. Buttmann, 23 (21); see below]), is found in Luke 8:29; Acts 16:26; Acts 20:23; the other form οἱ δεσμοί in Philippians 1:13 (ὥστε τοὺς δεσμούς μου φανεροὺς ἐν Χριστῷ γενέσθαι, so that my captivity became manifest as made for the cause of Christ), ["δεσμά sunt vincula quibus quis constringitur, sed δεσμός est in carcerem conjectio et captivitas in vinculis... Utraque forma et ceteri Graeci omnes et Attici utuntur, sed non promiscue ut inter se permutari possint." Cobet as quoted in Rutherford, New Phryn., p. 353]; the genitive and dative in Acts 22:30 Rec.; Acts 23:29; 26:29, 31; Philippians 1:7, 14, 16 (Phil 1:17); Colossians 4:18; 2 Timothy 2:9; Philemon 1:10; Hebrews 10:34 R Tr marginal reading; Hebrews 11:36; Jude 1:6; ἐν τοῖς δεσμοῖς τοῦ εὐαγγελίου, in the captivity into which the preaching of the gospel has thrown me, Philemon 1:13 [Winer's Grammar, 189 (178); cf. reference under the word δέσμιος, at the end].
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

8:29; 13:16
16:26; 20:23; 22:30; 23:29; 26:29; 26:31
1:7; 1:13; 1:14; 1:16; 1:17
2 Timothy
1:10; 1:13
10:34; 11:36

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1199 matches the Greek δεσμός (desmos),
which occurs 20 times in 20 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:35 - And straightway his ears were opened, and the string G1199 of his tongue was loosed, and he spake plain.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:29 - (For he had commanded the unclean spirit to come out of the man. For oftentimes it had caught him: and he was kept bound with chains and in fetters; and he brake the bands, G1199 and was driven of the devil into the wilderness.)
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:16 - And ought not this woman, being a daughter of Abraham, whom Satan hath bound, lo, these eighteen years, be loosed from this bond G1199 on the sabbath day?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:26 - And suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the foundations of the prison were shaken: and immediately all the doors were opened, and every one's bands G1199 were loosed.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:23 - Save that the Holy Ghost witnesseth in every city, saying that bonds G1199 and afflictions abide me.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 22:30 - On the morrow, because he would have known the certainty wherefore he was accused of the Jews, he loosed him from his bands, G1199 and commanded the chief priests and all their council to appear, and brought Paul down, and set him before them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:29 - Whom I perceived to be accused of questions of their law, but to have nothing laid to his charge worthy of death or of bonds. G1199
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:29 - And Paul said, I would to God, that not only thou, but also all that hear me this day, were both almost, and altogether such as I am, except these bonds. G1199
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:31 - And when they were gone aside, they talked between themselves, saying, This man doeth nothing worthy of death or of bonds. G1199
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:7 - Even as it is meet for me to think this of you all, because I have you in my heart; inasmuch as both in my bonds, G1199 and in the defence and confirmation of the gospel, ye all are partakers of my grace.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:13 - So that my bonds G1199 in Christ are manifest in all the palace, and in all other places;
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:14 - And many of the brethren in the Lord, waxing confident by my bonds, G1199 are much more bold to speak the word without fear.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:16 - The one preach Christ of contention, not sincerely, supposing to add affliction to my bonds: G1199
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:18 - The salutation by the hand of me Paul. Remember my bonds. G1199 Grace be with you. Amen.[fn]
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 2:9 - Wherein I suffer trouble, as an evil doer, even unto bonds; G1199 but the word of God is not bound.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:10 - I beseech thee for my son Onesimus, whom I have begotten in my bonds: G1199
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:13 - Whom I would have retained with me, that in thy stead he might have ministered unto me in the bonds G1199 of the gospel:
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:34 - For ye had compassion of me in my bonds, G1199 and took joyfully the spoiling of your goods, knowing in yourselves that ye have in heaven a better and an enduring substance.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:36 - And others had trial of cruel mockings and scourgings, yea, moreover of bonds G1199 and imprisonment:
Unchecked Copy BoxJde 1:6 - And the angels which kept not their first estate, but left their own habitation, he hath reserved in everlasting chains G1199 under darkness unto the judgment of the great day.
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