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Lexicon :: Strong's G21 - agalliaō

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ἀγαλλιάω
Transliteration
agalliaō (Key)
Pronunciation
ag-al-lee-ah'-o
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
From agan (much) and ἅλλομαι (G242)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:19, *

Strong’s Definitions

ἀγαλλιάω agalliáō, ag-al-lee-ah'-o; from agan (much) and G242; properly, to jump for joy, i.e. exult:—be (exceeding) glad, with exceeding joy, rejoice (greatly).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's G21 in the following manner: rejoice (7x), be exceeding glad (1x), be glad (1x), greatly rejoice (1x), with exceeding joy (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's G21 in the following manner: rejoice (7x), be exceeding glad (1x), be glad (1x), greatly rejoice (1x), with exceeding joy (1x).
  1. to exult, rejoice exceedingly, be exceeding glad

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀγαλλιάω agalliáō, ag-al-lee-ah'-o; from agan (much) and G242; properly, to jump for joy, i.e. exult:—be (exceeding) glad, with exceeding joy, rejoice (greatly).
STRONGS NT 21: ἀγαλλιάω
ἀγαλλιάω, -ῶ, and -άομαι, (but the active is not used except in Luke 1:47 [ἠγαλλίασα], in Revelation 19:7 [ἀγαλλιῶμεν] L T Tr WH [and in 1 Peter 1:8 WH Tr marginal reading (ἀγαλλιᾶτε), cf. WH Appendix, p. 169]); 1 aorist ἠγαλλιασάμην, and (with a middle significance) ἠγαλλιάθην (John 5:35; Rec. ἠγαλλιάσθην); a word of Hellenistic coinage (from ἀγάλλομαι to rejoice, glory [yet cf. Buttmann, 51 (45)]), often in Sept. (for גִּיל, עָלַץ, רָנַן, שׂוּשׂ), to exult, rejoice exceedingly: Matthew 5:12; Luke 10:21; Acts 2:26; Acts 16:34; 1 Peter 1:8; 1 Peter 4:13; ἔν τίνι, 1 Peter 1:6, dative of the thing in which the joy originates [cf. Winers Grammar, § 33 a.; B. 185 (160)]; but John 5:35 means, 'to rejoice while his light shone' [i. e. in (the midst of) etc.]. ἐπί τίνι, Luke 1:47; followed by ἵνα, John 8:56 that he should see, rejoiced because it had been promised him that he should see. This divine promise was fulfilled to him at length in paradise; cf. Winers Grammar, 339 (318); B. 239 (206). On this word see Gelpke in the Studien und Kritiken for 1849, p. 645f.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
5:12
Luke
1:47; 1:47; 10:21
John
5:35; 5:35; 8:56
Acts
2:26; 16:34
1 Peter
1:6; 1:8; 1:8; 4:13
Revelation
19:7

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G21 matches the Greek ἀγαλλιάω (agalliaō),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:12 - “Rejoice and be glad G21, for your reward in heaven is great; for in this same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:47 - And my spirit has rejoiced G21 in God my Savior.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:21 - At that very [fn]time He rejoiced G21 greatly G21 in the Holy Spirit, and said, “I [fn]praise You, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that You have hidden these things from the wise and intelligent and have revealed them to infants. Yes, Father, for doing so was well pleasing in Your sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:35 - “He was the lamp that was burning and shining, and you were willing to rejoice G21 for [fn]a while in his light.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:56 - “Your father Abraham was overjoyed G21 that he would see My day, and he saw it and rejoiced.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:26 - ‘THEREFORE MY HEART WAS GLAD AND MY TONGUE WAS OVERJOYED G21;
MOREOVER MY FLESH ALSO WILL LIVE IN HOPE;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:34 - And he brought them into his house and set [fn]food before them, and was [fn]overjoyed G21, since he had become a believer in God together with his whole household.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 1:6 - In this you greatly G21 rejoice G21, even though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been distressed by various [fn]trials,
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 1:8 - and though you have not seen Him, you love Him, and though you do not see Him now, but believe in Him, you greatly G21 rejoice G21 with joy inexpressible and [fn]full of glory,
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 4:13 - but to the degree that you share the sufferings of Christ, keep on rejoicing, so that at the revelation of His glory you may also rejoice and be overjoyed G21.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 19:7 - “Let’s rejoice and be glad G21 and give the glory to Him, because the marriage of the Lamb has come, and His [fn]bride has prepared herself.”

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