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Lexicon :: Strong's G1655 - eleēmōn

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eleēmōn (Key)
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Root Word (Etymology)
2x in 2 unique form(s)
2x in 2 unique form(s)
18x in 1 unique form(s)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 2:485,222

Strong’s Definitions

ἐλεήμων eleḗmōn, el-eh-ay'-mone; from G1653; compassionate (actively):—merciful.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's G1655 in the following manner: merciful (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's G1655 in the following manner: merciful (2x).
  1. merciful

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐλεήμων eleḗmōn, el-eh-ay'-mone; from G1653; compassionate (actively):—merciful.
ἐλεήμων, -ον, merciful: Matthew 5:7; Hebrews 2:17. [From Homer, Odyssey 5, 191 on; Sept..]
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Strong's Number G1655 matches the Greek ἐλεήμων (eleēmōn),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:7 - “Blessed are the merciful G1655, for they will receive mercy.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 2:17 - Therefore, in all things He [fn]had to be made like His brothers so that He might become a merciful G1655 and faithful high priest in things pertaining to God, to make [fn]propitiation for the sins of the people.
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