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Lexicon :: Strong's G1411 - dynamis

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dynamis (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

δύναμις dýnamis, doo'-nam-is; from G1410; force (literally or figuratively); specially, miraculous power (usually by implication, a miracle itself):—ability, abundance, meaning, might(-ily, -y, -y deed), (worker of) miracle(-s), power, strength, violence, mighty (wonderful) work.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 120x

The KJV translates Strong's G1411 in the following manner: power (77x), mighty work (11x), strength (7x), miracle (7x), might (4x), virtue (3x), mighty (2x), miscellaneous (9x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 120x
The KJV translates Strong's G1411 in the following manner: power (77x), mighty work (11x), strength (7x), miracle (7x), might (4x), virtue (3x), mighty (2x), miscellaneous (9x).
  1. strength power, ability

    1. inherent power, power residing in a thing by virtue of its nature, or which a person or thing exerts and puts forth

    2. power for performing miracles

    3. moral power and excellence of soul

    4. the power and influence which belong to riches and wealth

    5. power and resources arising from numbers

    6. power consisting in or resting upon armies, forces, hosts

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
δύναμις dýnamis, doo'-nam-is; from G1410; force (literally or figuratively); specially, miraculous power (usually by implication, a miracle itself):—ability, abundance, meaning, might(-ily, -y, -y deed), (worker of) miracle(-s), power, strength, violence, mighty (wonderful) work.
δύναμις, -εως, ; [from Homer down]; Sept. for חַיִל, גְּבוּרָה, עֹז, כֹּחַ, צָבָא (an army, a host); strength, ability, power;
a. universally, inherent power, power residing in a thing by virtue of its nature, or which a person or thing exerts and puts forth: Luke 1:17; Acts 4:7; 1 Corinthians 4:20; 2 Corinthians 4:7; 2 Corinthians 12:9 ( δύναμις ἐν ἀσθένείᾳ τελεῖται [R G τελειοῦται]); 2 Cor 13:4; 1 Thessalonians 1:5; Hebrews 7:16; Hebrews 11:34; Revelation 1:16; Revelation 17:13; ἰδίᾳ δυνάμει, Acts 3:12; μεγάλῃ δυνάμει, Acts 4:33; ἑκάστῳ κατὰ τὴν ἰδίαν δύναμιν, Matthew 25:15; ὑπὲρ δύναμιν, beyond our power, 2 Corinthians 1:8; ἐν δυνάμει namely, ὤν, endued with power, Luke 4:36; 1 Corinthians 15:43; so in the phrase ἔρχεσθαι ἐν δυνάμει, Mark 9:1; powerfully, Colossians 1:29; 2 Thessalonians 1:11; contextually, equivalent to evidently, Romans 1:4; ἐν δυνάμει σημείων κ. τεράτων, through the power which I exerted upon their souls by performing miracles, Romans 15:19; δύν. εἴς τι, Hebrews 11:11; δύν. ἐπὶ τὰ δαιμόνια καὶ νόσους θεραπεύειν, Luke 9:1; δύναμις τῆς ἁμαρτίας νόμος, sin exercises its power (upon the soul) through the law, i. e. through the abuse of the law, 1 Corinthians 15:56; τῆς ἀναστάσεως τοῦ Χριστοῦ, the power which the resurrection of Christ has, for instructing, reforming, elevating, tranquilizing, the soul, Philippians 3:10; τῆς εὐσεβείας, inhering in godliness and operating upon souls, 2 Timothy 3:5; δυνάμεις μέλλοντος αἰῶνος (see αἰών, 3), Hebrews 6:5; τὸ πνεῦμα τῆς δυνάμεως (see πνεῦμα, 5), 1 Peter 4:14 Lachmann; 2 Timothy 1:7; δύναμις is used of the power of angels: Ephesians 1:21 [cf. Meyer at the passage]; 2 Peter 2:11; of the power of the devil and evil spirits, 1 Corinthians 15:24; τοῦ ἐχθροῦ, i. e. of the devil, Luke 10:19; τοῦ δράκοντος, Revelation 13:2; angels, as excelling in power, are called δυνάμεις [cf. (Philo de mutat. nora. § 8 δυνάμεις ἀσωματοι) Meyer as above; Bp. Lightfoot on Colossians 1:16; see ἄγγελος]: Romans 8:38; 1 Peter 3:22. δύναμις τοῦ θεοῦ, universally, the power of God: Matthew 22:29; Mark 12:24; Luke 22:69; Acts 8:10; Romans 1:20; Romans 9:17; 1 Corinthians 6:14; δύναμις ὑψίστου, Luke 1:35; δύναμις, especially in doxologies, the kingly power of God, Matthew 6:13 Rec.; Revelation 4:11; Revelation 7:12; Revelation 11:17; Revelation 12:10; Revelation 15:8; Revelation 19:1; and the abstract for the concrete (as הַגְּבוּרָה in Jewish writings; cf. Buxtorf, Lex. talm. col. 385 [p. 201f, Fischer edition]) equivalent to δυνατός, Matthew 26:64; Mark 14:62; δύναμις τοῦ θεοῦ is used of the divine power considered as acting upon the minds of men, 1 Corinthians 2:5; 2 Corinthians 6:7; Ephesians 3:7, 20; [2 Timothy 1:8; 1 Peter 1:5]; εἴς τινα, 2 Corinthians 13:4 [but WH in brackets]; Ephesians 1:19; ἐνδύεσθαι δύναμιν ἐξ υψους, Luke 24:49; by metonymy, things or persons in which God's saving power shows its efficacy are called δυνάμεις θεοῦ: thus, Χριστος, 1 Corinthians 1:24; λόγος τοῦ σταυροῦ, 1 Corinthians 1:18; τὸ εὐαγγέλιον, with the addition εἰς σωτηρίαν παντί, etc. Romans 1:16 [cf. Winer's Grammar, § 36, 3 b.]. δύναμις is ascribed to Christ, now in one sense and now in another: a power to heal disease proceeds from him, Mark 5:30; Luke 5:17; Luke 6:19; Luke 8:46 the kingly power of the Messiah is his, Matthew 24:30; [Mark 13:26]; Luke 21:27; 2 Peter 1:16; Revelation 5:12; ἄγγελοι τῆς δυνάμεως αὐτοῦ (see ἄγγελος, 2), ministering to his power, 2 Thessalonians 1:7 [Winer's Grammar, § 34, 3 b. note]; metaphysical [or essential] power, viz. that which belongs to him as θεῖος λόγος, in the expression τὸ ῥῆμα τῆς δυνάμ. αὐτοῦ, the word uttered by his power, equivalent to his most powerful will and energy, Hebrews 1:3; moral power, operating on the soul, 2 Corinthians 12:9 R G; and called θεῖα αὐτοῦ δύναμις in 2 Peter 1:3; δύναμις τοῦ κυρίου, the power of Christ invisibly present and operative in Christian church formally assembled, 1 Corinthians 5:4. δύναμις τοῦ ἁγίου πνεύματος: Acts 1:8 [Winer's Grammar, 125 (119)]; πν. ἅγιον κ. δύναμις, Acts 10:38; ἀπόδειξις πνεύματος καὶ δυνάμεως (see ἀπόδειξις, b.), 1 Corinthians 2:4; ἐν τῇ δυνάμει τοῦ πνεύματος, under or full of the power of the Holy Spirit, Luke 4:14; ἐν δυνάμει πνεύματος ἁγίου, by the power and influence of the Holy Spirit, Romans 15:13; by the power which, under the influence of the Holy Spirit, I exerted upon their souls, Romans 15:19.
b. specifically, the power of performing miracles: Acts 6:8; πᾶσα δύναμις, every kind of power of working miracles (with the addition of καὶ σημείοις κ. τέρασι), 2 Thessalonians 2:9; plural: [Matthew 13:54; Matthew 14:2; Mark 6:14]; 1 Corinthians 12:28; Galatians 3:5; ἐνεργήματα δυνάμεων, 1 Corinthians 12:10; by metonymy, of the cause for the effect, a mighty work [cf. Winers Grammar, 32; Trench, § xci.]: δύναμιν ποιεῖν, Mark 6:5; Mark 9:39; so in the plural, Mark 6:2; Luke 19:37; joined with σημεῖα, Acts 8:13; with σημεῖα κ. τέρατα, Acts 2:22; 2 Corinthians 12:12; Hebrews 2:4 [?]; ποιεῖν δυνάμεις, Matthew 7:22; [Matthew 13:58]; Acts 19:11; γίνονται δυνάμεις, Matthew 11:20f, 23; Luke 10:13.
c. moral power and excellence of soul: 1 Corinthians 4:19; 2 Corinthians 4:7; Ephesians 3:16; Colossians 1:11.
d. the power and influence which belong to riches; (pecuniary ability), wealth: τοῦ στρήνους, 'riches ministering to luxury' (Grotius), Revelation 18:3; κατὰ δύναμιν καὶ ὑπὲρ [others, παρὰ] δύναμιν, according to their means, yea, beyond their means, 2 Corinthians 8:3; (in this sense, for חַיִל, Sept. Deuteronomy 8:17; Ruth 4:11; not infrequent in Greek writings, as Xenophon, Cyril 8, 4, 34; an. 7, 7, 21 (36)).
e. power and resources arising from numbers: Revelation 3:8.
f. power consisting in or resting upon armies, forces, hosts, (so, both in singular and in plural, often in Greek writings from Herodotus, Thucydides, Xenophon, on; in the Sept. and in Apocrypha); hence, δυνάμεις τοῦ οὐρανοῦ, the hosts of heaven, Hebraistically the stars: Matthew 24:29; Luke 21:26; and δ. ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς, Mark 13:25; equivalent to הַשָּׁמַיִם צְבָא, 2 Kings 17:16; 2 Kings 23:4; Isaiah 34:4; Jeremiah 8:2; Daniel 8:10, etc. [cf. σαβαώθ].
g. Like the Latin vis and potestas, equivalent to the (force i. e.) meaning of a word or expression: 1 Corinthians 14:11; (Plato, Crat., p. 394 h.; Polybius 20, 9, 11; Dionysius Halicarnassus 1, 68; Dio Cuss. 55, 3; others).
[Synonyms: Βία δύναμις, ἐνέργεια, ἐξουσία, ἰσχύς, κράτος Βια force, effective, often opressive power, exhibiting itself in single deeds of violence; δύν. power, natural ability, general and inherent; ἐνέργ. working, power in exercise, operative power; ἐξουσ. primarily liberty of action; then, authority—either as delegated power, or as unrestrained, arbitrary power; ἰσχ. strength, power (especially, physical) as an endowment; κράτος, might, relative and manifested power—in the N. T. chiefly of God; τὸ κράτος τῆς ἰσχ. Ephesians 6:10, ἐνέργ. τῆς δυν. Ephesians 3:7, ἐνέργ. τοῦ κρ. τῆς ἰσχ. Ephesians 1:19. Cf. Schmidt ch. 148; Bp. Lightfoot on Colossians 1:16; Meyer on Ephesians 1:19.]
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Kings
17:16; 23:4
6:13; 7:22; 11:20; 11:23; 13:54; 13:58; 14:2; 22:29; 24:29; 24:30; 25:15; 26:64
5:30; 6:2; 6:5; 6:14; 9:1; 9:39; 12:24; 13:25; 13:26; 14:62
1:17; 1:35; 4:14; 4:36; 5:17; 6:19; 8:46; 9:1; 10:13; 10:19; 19:37; 21:26; 21:27; 22:69; 24:49
1:8; 2:22; 3:12; 4:7; 4:33; 6:8; 8:10; 8:13; 10:38; 19:11
1:4; 1:16; 1:20; 8:38; 9:17; 15:13; 15:19; 15:19
1 Corinthians
1:18; 1:24; 2:4; 2:5; 4:19; 4:20; 5:4; 6:14; 12:10; 12:28; 14:11; 15:24; 15:43; 15:56
2 Corinthians
1:8; 4:7; 4:7; 6:7; 8:3; 12:9; 12:9; 12:12; 13:4; 13:4
1:19; 1:21; 3:7; 3:16; 3:20
1:11; 1:16; 1:29
1 Thessalonians
2 Thessalonians
1:7; 1:11; 2:9
2 Timothy
1:7; 1:8; 3:5
1:3; 2:4; 6:5; 7:16; 11:11; 11:34
1 Peter
1:5; 3:22; 4:14
2 Peter
1:3; 1:16; 2:11
1:16; 3:8; 4:11; 5:12; 7:12; 11:17; 12:10; 13:2; 15:8; 17:13; 18:3; 19:1

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1411 matches the Greek δύναμις (dynamis),
which occurs 119 times in 115 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Page 1 / 3 (Mat 7:22–Rom 1:20)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:22 - “Many will say to Me on that day, ‘Lord, Lord, in Your name did we not prophesy, and in Your name cast out demons, and in Your name do many [fn]miracles G1411?’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:20 -

Then He began to denounce the cities in which most of His [fn]miracles G1411 were done, because they did not repent.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:21 - “Woe to you, Chorazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the [fn]miracles G1411 had occurred in Tyre and Sidon which occurred in you, they would have repented long ago in [fn]sackcloth and ashes.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:23 - “And Capernaum, will you be exalted to heaven? You will descend to Hades; for if the [fn]miracles G1411 had occurred in Sodom which occurred in you, it would have remained to this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:54 - And He came to [fn]His hometown and began teaching them in their synagogue, so that they were astonished, and said, “Where did this man get this wisdom and these [fn]miraculous G1411 powers G1411?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:58 - And He did not do many [fn]miracles G1411 there because of their unbelief.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:2 - and said to his servants, “This is John the Baptist; [fn]he has risen from the dead, and that is why miraculous G1411 powers G1411 are at work in him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 22:29 -

But Jesus answered and said to them, “You are mistaken, not [fn]understanding the Scriptures nor the power G1411 of God.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:29 -

“But immediately after the tribulation of those days THE SUN WILL BE DARKENED, AND THE MOON WILL NOT GIVE ITS LIGHT, AND THE STARS WILL FALL from [fn]the sky, and the POWERS G1411 OF [fn]THE HEAVENS will be shaken.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:30 - “And then the sign of the Son of Man will appear in the sky, and then all the tribes of the earth will mourn, and they will see the SON OF MAN COMING ON THE CLOUDS OF THE SKY with power G1411 and great glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:15 - “And to one he gave five [fn]talents, to another, two, and to another, one, each according to his own ability G1411; and he went on his journey.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:64 - Jesus *said to him, “You yourself said it; nevertheless I tell you, [fn]hereafter you will see THE SON OF MAN SITTING AT THE RIGHT HAND OF POWER G1411 and COMING ON THE CLOUDS OF HEAVEN.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:30 - And immediately Jesus, perceiving in Himself that the power G1411 proceeding from Him had gone forth, turned around in the crowd and was saying, “Who touched My garments?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:2 - And when the Sabbath came, He began to teach in the synagogue; and many listeners were astonished, saying, “Where did this man get these things, and what is this wisdom given to this man, and such [fn]miracles G1411 as these performed by His hands?
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:5 - And He could do no [fn]miracle G1411 there except that He laid His hands on a few sick people and healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:14 -

And King Herod heard it, for His name had become well known; and people were saying, “John the Baptist has risen from the dead, and that is why these miraculous G1411 powers G1411 are at work in Him.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:1 -

And Jesus was saying to them, “Truly I say to you, there are some of those who are standing here who will not taste death until they see the kingdom of God having come in power G1411.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:39 - But Jesus said, “Do not hinder him, for there is no one who will perform a miracle G1411 in My name, and be able soon afterward to speak evil of Me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:24 - Jesus said to them, “Is this not the reason you are mistaken, that you do not [fn]understand the Scriptures nor the power G1411 of God?
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:25 - AND THE STARS WILL BE FALLING from heaven, AND THE POWERS G1411 THAT ARE IN [fn]THE HEAVENS will be shaken.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:26 - “And then they will see THE SON OF MAN COMING IN CLOUDS with great power G1411 and glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:62 - And Jesus said, “I am; and you shall see THE SON OF MAN SITTING AT THE RIGHT HAND OF THE POWER G1411, and COMING WITH THE CLOUDS OF HEAVEN.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:17 - “And he will go before Him in the spirit and power G1411 of Elijah, TO TURN THE HEARTS OF THE FATHERS BACK TO THE CHILDREN, and the disobedient to the attitude of the righteous, to make ready a people prepared for the [fn]Lord.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:35 - The angel answered and said to her, “The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power G1411 of the Most High will overshadow you; and for that reason [fn]the holy Child shall be called the Son of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:14 -

And Jesus returned to Galilee in the power G1411 of the Spirit, and news about Him spread through all the surrounding district.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:36 - And amazement came upon them all, and they were talking with one another saying, “What is [fn]this message? For with authority and power G1411 He commands the unclean spirits and they come out.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:17 -

And it happened that [fn]one day He was teaching; and there were some Pharisees and teachers of the law sitting there, who had come from every village of Galilee and Judea and from Jerusalem, and the power G1411 of the Lord was present for Him to perform healing.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:19 - And all the crowd was trying to touch Him, for power G1411 was coming from Him and healing them all.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:46 - But Jesus said, “Someone did touch Me, for I knew that power G1411 had gone out of Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:1 -

And calling the twelve together, He gave them power G1411 and authority over all the demons and to heal diseases.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:13 -

“Woe to you, Chorazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the [fn]miracles G1411 had been performed in Tyre and Sidon which occurred in you, they would have repented long ago, sitting in [fn]sackcloth and ashes.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:19 - “Behold, I have given you authority to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power G1411 of the enemy, and nothing will injure you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:37 - Now as soon as He was approaching, near the descent of the Mount of Olives, the whole multitude of the disciples began to praise God, rejoicing with a loud voice for all the [fn]miracles G1411 which they had seen,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:26 - men fainting from fear and the expectation of the things which are coming upon the [fn]world; for the POWERS G1411 OF [fn]THE HEAVENS will be shaken.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:27 - “And then they will see THE SON OF MAN COMING IN A CLOUD with power G1411 and great glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:69 - “But from now on THE SON OF MAN WILL BE SEATED AT THE RIGHT HAND of the power G1411 OF [fn]GOD.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:49 - “And behold, I am sending the promise of My Father upon you, but you are to stay in the city until you are clothed with power G1411 from on high.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:8 - but you will receive power G1411 when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to [fn]THE END OF THE EARTH.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:22 -

“Men of Israel, listen to these words: Jesus the Nazarene, a man [fn]attested to you by God with [fn]miracles G1411 and wonders and [fn]signs which God did through Him in your midst, just as you yourselves know

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 3:12 - But when Peter saw this, he replied to the people, “Men of Israel, why do you marvel at this, or why do you gaze at us, as if by our own power G1411 or piety we had made him walk?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:7 - And when they had placed them in their midst, they began to inquire, “By what power G1411, or in what name, have you done this?”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:33 - And with great power G1411 the apostles were bearing witness to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus, and great grace was upon them all.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 6:8 -

And Stephen, full of grace and power G1411, was doing great wonders and [fn]signs among the people.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:10 - and they all, from smallest to greatest, were giving attention to him, saying, “This man is what is called the Great Power G1411 of God.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:13 - Even Simon himself believed; and after being baptized, he continued on with Philip, and as he observed signs and great miracles G1411 taking place, he was constantly astounded.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:38 - [fn]You know of Jesus of Nazareth, how God anointed Him with the Holy Spirit and with power G1411, [fn]and how He went about doing good and healing all who were oppressed by the devil, for God was with Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:11 -

And God was doing extraordinary [fn]miracles G1411 by the hands of Paul,

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:4 - who was designated as the Son of God in power G1411, according to the [fn]Spirit of holiness, [fn]by the resurrection from the dead, Jesus Christ our Lord,
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:16 -

For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power G1411 of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:20 - For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes, both His eternal power G1411 and divine nature, have been clearly seen, being understood through what has been made, so that they are without excuse.

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