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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].
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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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 his ears were opened, and the [fn]impediment G1199 of his tongue was [fn]removed, and he began speaking plainly.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:29 - For He had already commanded the unclean spirit to come out of the man. For it had seized him many times; and he was bound with chains and shackles and kept under guard, and yet he would break the restraints G1199 and be driven by the demon into the desert.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:16 - “And this woman, a daughter of Abraham as she is, whom Satan has bound for [fn]eighteen long years, should she not have been released from this restraint 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 everyone’s chains G1199 were unfastened.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:23 - except that the Holy Spirit solemnly testifies to me in every city, saying that chains G1199 and afflictions await me.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 22:30 - Now on the next day, wanting to know for certain why Paul had been accused by the Jews, he released him and ordered the chief priests and all the [fn]Council to assemble, and he brought Paul down and placed him before them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:29 -

and I found that he was being accused regarding questions in their Law, but [fn]was not charged with anything deserving death or [fn]imprisonment G1199.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:29 - And Paul said, “I would [fn]wish to God that even [fn]in a short or long time not only you, but also all who hear me this day would become such as I myself am, except for these chains G1199.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:31 - and when they had gone out, they began talking to one another, saying, “This man is not doing anything deserving death or [fn]imprisonment G1199.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:7 - [fn]For it is only right for me to feel this way about you all, because I have you in my heart, since both in my [fn]imprisonment G1199 and in the defense and confirmation of the gospel, you all are [fn]partakers of grace with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:13 - so that my [fn]imprisonment G1199 in the cause of Christ has become well known throughout the [fn]praetorian guard and to everyone else,
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:14 - and that most of the brothers and sisters, [fn]trusting in the Lord because of my [fn]imprisonment G1199, have far more courage to speak the word of God without fear.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:16 - the latter do it out of love, knowing that I am appointed for the defense of the gospel;
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:18 - [fn]I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand. Remember my [fn]imprisonment G1199. Grace be with you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 2:9 - [fn]for which I suffer hardship even to imprisonment G1199 as a criminal; but the word of God is not imprisoned.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:10 - I appeal to you for my [fn]son [fn]Onesimus, whom I [fn]fathered in my [fn]imprisonment G1199,
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:13 - whom I wanted to keep with me, so that in your behalf he might be at my service in my [fn]imprisonment G1199 for the gospel;
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:34 - For you showed sympathy to the prisoners and accepted joyfully the seizure of your property, knowing that you have for yourselves a better and lasting possession.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:36 - and others [fn]experienced mocking and flogging, and further, chains G1199 and imprisonment.
Unchecked Copy BoxJde 1:6 - And angels who did not keep their own domain but abandoned their proper dwelling place, these He has kept in eternal restraints G1199 under darkness for the judgment of the great day,
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