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Lexicon :: Strong's G1859 - heortē

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heortē (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain affinity
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Strong’s Definitions

ἑορτή heortḗ, heh-or-tay'; of uncertain affinity; a festival:—feast, holyday.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x

The KJV translates Strong's G1859 in the following manner: feast (26x), holy day (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x
The KJV translates Strong's G1859 in the following manner: feast (26x), holy day (1x).
  1. a feast day, festival

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἑορτή heortḗ, heh-or-tay'; of uncertain affinity; a festival:—feast, holyday.
ἑορτή, -ῆς, , Sept. for חָג; Greek writings from Homer down; in Herodotus ὁρτή; a feast day, festival: Luke 2:42; John 5:1; John 6:4; John 7:2, 37; Colossians 2:16; ἑορτὴ τοῦ πάσχα: Luke 2:41 [Winers Grammar, 215 (202); Buttmann, 186 (161)]; John 13:1; equivalent to ἑορτὴ τῶν ἀζύμων, Luke 22:1; ἐν τῇ ἑορτῇ, during the feast, Matthew 26:5; Mark 14:2; John 4:45; John 7:11; John 12:20; εἶναι ἐν τῇ ἑορτῇ, to be engaged in celebrating the feast, John 2:23, cf. Baumg.-Crusius and Meyer at the passage; εἰς τὴν ἑορτήν, for the feast, John 13:29; ἀναβαίνειν (to Jerusalem) εἰς τὴν ἑορτήν, John 7:8, 10; ἔρχεσθαι εἰς τὴν ἑορτήν, John 4:45; John 11:56; John 12:12; τῆς ἑορτῆς μεσούσης, in the midst of the feast, John 7:14; κατὰ ἑορτήν, at every feast [see κατά, II. 3 a. β.], Matthew 27:15; Mark 15:6; Luke 23:17 [Rec.]; τὴν ἑορτὴν ποιεῖν to keep, celebrate, the feast, Acts 18:21 [Rec.]; κατὰ τὸ ἔθος τῆς ἑορτῆς, after the custom of the feast, Luke 2:42.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

27:15; 26:5
14:2; 15:6
2:41; 2:42; 2:42; 22:1; 23:17
2:23; 4:45; 4:45; 5:1; 6:4; 7:2; 7:8; 7:10; 7:11; 7:14; 7:37; 11:56; 12:12; 12:20; 13:1; 13:29

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Strong's Number G1859 matches the Greek ἑορτή (heortē),
which occurs 27 times in 25 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:5 - But they said, Not on the feast G1859 day, lest there be an uproar among the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:15 - Now at that feast G1859 the governor was wont to release unto the people a prisoner, whom they would.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:2 - But they said, Not on the feast G1859 day, lest there be an uproar of the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:6 - Now at that feast G1859 he released unto them one prisoner, whomsoever they desired.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:41 - Now his parents went to Jerusalem every year at the feast G1859 of the passover.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:42 - And when he was twelve years old, they went up to Jerusalem after the custom of the feast. G1859
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:1 - Now the feast G1859 of unleavened bread drew nigh, which is called the Passover.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:17 - (For of necessity he must release one unto them at the feast.) G1859
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:23 - Now when he was in Jerusalem at the passover, in the feast G1859 day, many believed in his name, when they saw the miracles which he did.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:45 - Then when he was come into Galilee, the Galilaeans received him, having seen all the things that he did at Jerusalem at the feast: G1859 for they also went unto the feast. G1859
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:1 - After this there was a feast G1859 of the Jews; and Jesus went up to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:4 - And the passover, a feast G1859 of the Jews, was nigh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:2 - Now the Jews' feast G1859 of tabernacles was at hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:8 - Go ye up unto this feast: G1859 I go not up yet unto this feast; G1859 for my time is not yet full come.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:10 - But when his brethren were gone up, then went he also up unto the feast, G1859 not openly, but as it were in secret.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:11 - Then the Jews sought him at the feast, G1859 and said, Where is he?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:14 - Now about the midst of the feast G1859 Jesus went up into the temple, and taught.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:37 - In the last day, that great day of the feast, G1859 Jesus stood and cried, saying, If any man thirst, let him come unto me, and drink.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:56 - Then sought they for Jesus, and spake among themselves, as they stood in the temple, What think ye, that he will not come to the feast? G1859
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:12 - On the next day much people that were come to the feast, G1859 when they heard that Jesus was coming to Jerusalem,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:20 - And there were certain Greeks among them that came up to worship at the feast: G1859
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:1 - Now before the feast G1859 of the passover, when Jesus knew that his hour was come that he should depart out of this world unto the Father, having loved his own which were in the world, he loved them unto the end.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:29 - For some of them thought, because Judas had the bag, that Jesus had said unto him, Buy those things that we have need of against the feast; G1859 or, that he should give something to the poor.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 18:21 - But bade them farewell, saying, I must by all means keep this feast G1859 that cometh in Jerusalem: but I will return again unto you, if God will. And he sailed from Ephesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 2:16 - Let no man therefore judge you in meat, or in drink, or in respect of an holyday, G1859 or of the new moon, or of the sabbath days:
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