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Lexicon :: Strong's G125 - aigyptos

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aigyptos (Key)
Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain derivation
Strong’s Definitions

Αἴγυπτος Aígyptos, ah'-ee-goop-tos; of uncertain derivation; Ægyptus, the land of the Nile:—Egypt.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x

The KJV translates Strong's G125 in the following manner: Egypt (24x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x
The KJV translates Strong's G125 in the following manner: Egypt (24x).
  1. Egypt = "double straits"

    1. a country occupying the northeast angle of Africa

    2. metaph. Jerusalem, for the Jews persecuting the Christ and his followers, and so to be likened to the Egyptians treating the Jews

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Αἴγυπτος Aígyptos, ah'-ee-goop-tos; of uncertain derivation; Ægyptus, the land of the Nile:—Egypt.
Αἴγυπτος, -ου, , [always without the article, Buttmann, 87 (76); Winers Grammar, § 18, 5 a.], the proper name of a well-known country, Egypt: Matthew 2:13; Acts 2:10; Hebrews 3:16, etc.; more fully γῆ Αἴγυπτος, Acts 7:36 [not L WH Tr text], Acts 7:40; Acts 13:17; Hebrews 8:9; Jude 1:5 (Exodus 5:12; Exodus 6:26, etc.; 1 Macc. 1:19; Baruch 1:19f, etc.); γῆ Αἴγυπτος, Acts 7:11; ἐν Αἰγύπτου namely, γῆ, Hebrews 11:26 Lachmann, but cf. Bleek at the passage; Buttmann, 171 (149); [Winer's Grammar, 384 (359)]. In Revelation 11:8 Αἴγυπτος is figuratively used for Jerusalem, i. e. for the Jewish nation viewed as persecuting Christ and his followers, and so to be likened to the Egyptians in their ancient hostility to the true God and their endeavors to crush his people.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

5:12; 6:26
2:10; 7:11; 7:36; 7:40; 13:17
3:16; 8:9; 11:26

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G125 matches the Greek Αἴγυπτος (aigyptos),
which occurs 24 times in 22 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:13 - And when they were departed, behold, the angel of the Lord appeareth to Joseph in a dream, saying, Arise, and take the young child and his mother, and flee into Egypt, G125 and be thou there until I bring thee word: for Herod will seek the young child to destroy him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:14 - When he arose, he took the young child and his mother by night, and departed into Egypt: G125
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:15 - And was there until the death of Herod: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the prophet, saying, Out of Egypt G125 have I called my son.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:19 - But when Herod was dead, behold, an angel of the Lord appeareth in a dream to Joseph in Egypt, G125
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:10 - Phrygia, and Pamphylia, in Egypt, G125 and in the parts of Libya about Cyrene, and strangers of Rome, Jews and proselytes,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:9 - And the patriarchs, moved with envy, sold Joseph into Egypt: G125 but God was with him,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:10 - And delivered him out of all his afflictions, and gave him favour and wisdom in the sight of Pharaoh king of Egypt; G125 and he made him governor over Egypt G125 and all his house.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:11 - Now there came a dearth over all the land of Egypt G125 and Chanaan, and great affliction: and our fathers found no sustenance.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:12 - But when Jacob heard that there was corn in Egypt, G125 he sent out our fathers first.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:15 - So Jacob went down into Egypt, G125 and died, he, and our fathers,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:17 - But when the time of the promise drew nigh, which God had sworn to Abraham, the people grew and multiplied in Egypt, G125
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:34 - I have seen, I have seen the affliction of my people which is in Egypt, G125 and I have heard their groaning, and am come down to deliver them. And now come, I will send thee into Egypt. G125
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:36 - He brought them out, after that he had shewed wonders and signs in the land of Egypt, G125 and in the Red sea, and in the wilderness forty years.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:39 - To whom our fathers would not obey, but thrust him from them, and in their hearts turned back again into Egypt, G125
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:40 - Saying unto Aaron, Make us gods to go before us: for as for this Moses, which brought us out of the land of Egypt, G125 we wot not what is become of him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:17 - The God of this people of Israel chose our fathers, and exalted the people when they dwelt as strangers in the land of Egypt, G125 and with an high arm brought he them out of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 3:16 - For some, when they had heard, did provoke: howbeit not all that came out of Egypt G125 by Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 8:9 - Not according to the covenant that I made with their fathers in the day when I took them by the hand to lead them out of the land of Egypt; G125 because they continued not in my covenant, and I regarded them not, saith the Lord.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:26 - Esteeming the reproach of Christ greater riches than the treasures in Egypt: G125 for he had respect unto the recompence of the reward.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:27 - By faith he forsook Egypt, G125 not fearing the wrath of the king: for he endured, as seeing him who is invisible.
Unchecked Copy BoxJde 1:5 - I will therefore put you in remembrance, though ye once knew this, how that the Lord, having saved the people out of the land of Egypt, G125 afterward destroyed them that believed not.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 11:8 - And their dead bodies shall lie in the street of the great city, which spiritually is called Sodom and Egypt, G125 where also our Lord was crucified.
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