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Lexicon :: Strong's G1485 - ethos

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ethos (Key)
Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:372,202

Strong’s Definitions

ἔθος éthos, eth'-os; from G1486; a usage (prescribed by habit or law):—custom, manner, be wont.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's G1485 in the following manner: custom (7x), manner (4x), be wont (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's G1485 in the following manner: custom (7x), manner (4x), be wont (1x).
  1. custom

  2. usage prescribed by law, institute, prescription, rite

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἔθος éthos, eth'-os; from G1486; a usage (prescribed by habit or law):—custom, manner, be wont.
STRONGS NT 1485: ἔθος
ἔθος, -εος (-ους), [cf. ἦθος], τό, from Aeschylus [Agam. 728 (?); better from Sophocles] down, custom: Luke 22:39; ἔθος ἐστί τινι followed by an infinitive, John 19:40; Acts 25:16; Hebrews 10:25; contextually, usage prescribed by law, institute, prescription, rite: Luke 1:9; Luke 2:42; Acts 16:21; Acts 21:21; Acts 26:3; Acts 28:17; περιτέμνεσθαι τῷ ἔθει Μωϋσέως, Acts 15:1; ἀλλάξει τὰ ἔθη παρέδωκε Μωϋσῆς, Acts 6:14.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1:9; 2:42; 22:39
6:14; 15:1; 16:21; 21:21; 25:16; 26:3; 28:17

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G1485 matches the Greek ἔθος (ethos),
which occurs 12 times in 12 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:9 - according to the custom G1485 of the priestly office, he was chosen by lot to enter the temple of the Lord and burn incense.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:42 - And when He was twelve years old, they went up there according to the custom G1485 of the feast;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:39 - And He came out and went, as was His habit G1485, to the Mount of Olives; and the disciples also followed Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:40 - So they took the body of Jesus and bound it in linen wrappings with the spices, as is the burial custom G1485 of the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 6:14 - for we have heard him say that this Nazarene, Jesus, will destroy this place and change the customs G1485 which Moses handed down to us.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:1 - Some men came down from Judea and began teaching the brothers, “Unless you are circumcised according to the custom G1485 of Moses, you cannot be saved.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:21 - and they are proclaiming customs G1485 that are not lawful for us to accept or to practice, since we are Romans.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:21 - and they have been told about you, that you are teaching all the Jews who are among the Gentiles to abandon Moses, telling them not to circumcise their children nor to [fn]walk according to the customs G1485.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:16 - “I replied to them that it is not the custom G1485 of the Romans to hand over any person before the accused meets his accusers face to face, and has an opportunity to make his defense against the charges.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:3 - [fn]especially because you are an expert in all customs G1485 and [fn]questions among the Jews; therefore I beg you to listen to me patiently.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:17 - After three days [fn]Paul called together those who were the leading men of the Jews, and when they came together, he began saying to them, “Brothers, though I had done nothing against our people or the customs G1485 of our [fn]fathers, yet I was handed over to the Romans as a prisoner from Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:25 - not abandoning our own meeting together, as is the habit G1485 of some people, but encouraging one another; and all the more as you see the day drawing near.

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