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Lexicon :: Strong's G2193 - heōs

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heōs (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain affinity
146x in 1 unique form(s)
148x in 2 unique form(s)
1,223x in 1 unique form(s)
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Strong’s Definitions

ἕως héōs, heh'-oce; of uncertain affinity; a conjunction, preposition and adverb of continuance, until (of time and place):—even (until, unto), (as) far (as), how long, (un-)til(-l), (hither-, un-, up) to, while(-s).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 148x

The KJV translates Strong's G2193 in the following manner: till (28x), unto (27x), until (25x), to (16x), till (with G3739) (11x), miscellaneous (41x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 148x
The KJV translates Strong's G2193 in the following manner: till (28x), unto (27x), until (25x), to (16x), till (with G3739) (11x), miscellaneous (41x).
  1. till, until

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἕως héōs, heh'-oce; of uncertain affinity; a conjunction, preposition and adverb of continuance, until (of time and place):—even (until, unto), (as) far (as), how long, (un-)til(-l), (hither-, un-, up) to, while(-s).
ἕως, a particle marking a limit, and
I. as a conjunction signifying
1. the temporal terminus ad quem, till, until (Latin donee, usque dum); as in the best writings
a. with an preterite indicative, where something is spoken of which continued up to a certain time: Matthew 2:9 (ἕως... ἔστη (ἐστάθη L T Tr WH)); Matthew 24:39 (1 Macc. 10:50; Wis. 10:14, etc.).
b. with ἄν and the aorist subjunctive (equivalent to the Latin future perfect), where it is left doubtful when that will take place till which it is said a thing will continue (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 42, 5): ἴσθι ἐκεῖ, ἕως ἄν εἴπω σοι, Matthew 2:13; add, Matthew 5:18; 10:11; 22:44; Mark 6:10; Mark 12:36; Luke 17:8; Luke 20:43; Acts 2:55; Hebrews 1:13; after a negative sentence: Matthew 5:18, 26; Matthew 10:23 (T WH omit ἄν); Matthew 12:20; 16:28; 23:39; 24:34; Mark 9:1; Luke 9:27; Luke 21:32; 1 Corinthians 4:5; with the aorist subjunctive without the addition of ἄν: Mark 6:45 R G; Mark 14:32 (here Tr marginal reading future); Luke 15:4; (Luke 12:59 T Tr WH; Luke 22:34 L T Tr WH); 2 Thessalonians 2:7; Hebrews 10:13; Revelation 6:11 (Rec. ἕως οὗ); οὐκ ἀνἔζησαν ἕως τελεσθῇ τά χίλια ἔτη, did not live again till the thousand years had been finished (elapsi fuerint), Revelation 20:5 Rec. Cf. Winers Grammar, § 41 b. 3.
c. more rarely used with the present indicative where the aorist subjunctive might have been expected (Winers Grammar, as above; Buttmann, 231 (199)): so four times ἕως ἔρχομαι, Luke 19:13 (where L T Tr WH ἐν for ἕως, but cf. Bleek at the passage); John 21:22; 1 Timothy 4:13; ἕως ἀπολύει, Mark 6:45 L T Tr WH, for R G ἀπολύσῃ (the indicative being due to a blending of direct and indirect discourse; as in Plutarch, Lycurgus 29, 3 δεῖν οὖν ἐκείνους ἐμμένειν τοῖς καθεστωσι νόμοις... ἕως ἐπανεισιν).
d. once with the future indicative, according to an improbable reading in Luke 13:35: ἕως ἥξει Tdf., ἕως ἄν ἥξει Lachmann, for R G ἕως ἄν ἥξῃ; (but WH (omitting ἄν ἥξῃ ὅτε) read ἕως εἴπητε; Tr omits ἄν and brackets ἥξῃ ὅτε; cf. Buttmann, 231f (199f)).
2. as in Greek writings from Homer down, as long as, while, followed by the indicative in all tenses — in the N. T. only in the present: ἕως ἡμέρα ἐστιν, John 9:4 (Tr marginal reading WH marginal reading ὡς); ἕως (L T Tr WH ὡς) τό φῶς ἔχετε, John 12:35f (ἕως ἔτι φῶς ἐστιν, Plato, Phaedo, p. 89 c.); (Mark 6:45 (cf. c. above)).
II. By a usage chiefly later it gets the force of an adverb, Latin usque ad; and
1. used of a temporal terminus ad quem, until (unto);
a. like a preposition, with a genitive of time (Winers Grammar, § 54, 6; Buttmann, 319 (274)): ἕως αἰῶνος, Luke 1:55 Griesbach (Ezekiel 25:15 Alex.; 1 Chronicles 17:16; Sir. 16:26, Fritzsche; Sir 24:9, etc.); τῆς ἡμέρας, Matthew 26:29; Matthew 27:64: Luke 1:80; Acts 1:22 (Tdf. ἄχρι); Romans 11:8, etc.; ὥρας, Matthew 27:45; Mark 15:33; Luke 23:44; τῆς πεντηκοστῆς, 1 Corinthians 16:8; τέλους, 1 Corinthians 1:8; 2 Corinthians 1:13; τῆς σήμερον namely, ἡμέρας, Matthew 27:8; τοῦ νῦν, Matthew 24:21; Mark 13:19 (1 Macc. 2:33); χήρα ἕως ἐτῶν ὀγδοήκοντα τεσσάρων a widow (who had attained) even unto eighty-four years, Luke 2:37 L T Tr WH; before the names of illustrious men by which a period of time is marked: Matthew 1:17; Matthew 11:13; Luke 16:16 (where T Tr WH μέχρι); Acts 13:20; before the names of events: Matthew 1:17 (ἕως μετοικεσίας Βαβυλῶνος); Matthew 2:15; 23:35; 28:20; Luke 11:51; James 5:7; ἕως τοῦ ἐλθεῖν, Acts 8:40 (Buttmann, 266 (228); cf. Winer's Grammar, § 44, 6; Judith 1:10 Judith 11:19, etc.).
b. with the genitive of the neuter relative pronoun οὗ or ὅτου it gets the force of a conjunction, until, till (the time when);
α. ἕως οὗ (first in Herodotus 2, 143; but after that only in later authors, as Plutarch, et al. (Winers Grammar, 296 (278) note; Buttmann, 230f (199))): followed by the indicative, Matthew 1:25 (WH brackets οὗ); Matthew 13:33; Luke 13:21; Acts 21:26 (see Buttmann); followed by the subjunctive aorist, equivalent to Latin future perfect, Matthew 14:22; Matthew 26:36 (where WH brackets οὗ and Lachmann has ἕως οὗ ἄν); Luke 12:50 (Rec.; Luke 15:8 Tr WH); Luke 24:49; Acts 25:21; 2 Peter 1:19; after a negative sentence, Matthew 17:9; Luke 12:59 (R G L; Luke 22:18 Tr WH); John 13:38; Acts 23:12, 14, 21.
β. ἕως ὅτου,
αα. until, till (the time when): followed by the indicative, John 9:18; followed by the subjunctive (without ἄν), Luke 13:8; Luke 15:8 (R G L T); after a negation, Luke 22:16, 18 (R G L T).
ββ. as long as, whilst (Song of Solomon 1:12), followed by the present indicative, Matthew 5:25 (see ἄχρι, 1 d. at the end).
c. before adverbs of time (rarely so in the earlier and more elegant writings, as ἕως ὀψέ, Thucydides 3, 108; (cf. Winers Grammar, § 54, 6 at the end; Buttmann, 320 (275))): ἕως ἄρτι, up to this time, until now (Vig. ed. Herm., p. 388), Matthew 11:12; John 2:10; John 5:17; John 16:24; 1 John 2:9; 1 Corinthians 4:13; 1 Corinthians 8:7; 1 Corinthians 15:6; ἕως πότε; how long? Matthew 17:17; Mark 9:19; Luke 9:41; John 10:24; Revelation 6:10 (Psalm 12:2f (Ps. 13:2f); 2 Samuel 2:26; 1 Macc. 6:22); ἕως σήμερον, 2 Corinthians 3:15.
2. according to a usage dating from Aristotle down, employed of the local terminus ad quem, unto, as far as, even to;
a. like a preposition, with a genitive of place (Winers Grammar, § 54, 6; Buttmann, 319 (274)): ἕως ᾅδου, ἕως τοῦ οὐρανοῦ, Matthew 11:23; Luke 10:15; add, Matthew 24:31; Matthew 26:58; Mark 13:27; Luke 2:15; Luke 4:29; Acts 1:8; Acts 11:19, 22; Acts 17:15; Acts 23:23; 2 Corinthians 12:2; with the genitive of person, to the place where one is: Luke 4:42; Acts 9:38 (ἕως ὑπερβορεων, Aelian v. h. 3, 18).
b. with adverbs of place (Winers Grammar, and Buttmann, as in c. above): ἕως ἄνω, John 2:7; ἕως ἔσω, Mark 14:54; ἕως κάτω, Matthew 27:51; Mark 15:38; ἕως ὧδε, Luke 23:5 (cf. Winers Grammar, § 66, 1 c.).
c. with prepositions: ἕως ἔξω τῆς πόλεως, Acts 21:5; ἕως εἰς, Luke 24:50 note the rendering given in R. V.: until they were over against etc. (R G L marginal reading, but L text T Tr WH ἕως πρός as far as to (Polybius 3, 82, 6; 12, 17, 4; Genesis 38:1)); Polybius 1:11, 14; Aelian v. h. 12, 22.
3. of the limit (terminus)of quantity; with an adverb of number: ἕως ἑπτάκις, Matthew 18:21; with numerals: Matthew 22:26 (ἕως τῶν ἑπτά); cf. Matthew 20:8; John 8:9 (Rec.); Acts 8:10; Hebrews 8:11; οὐκ ἐστιν ἕως ἑνός, there is not so much as one, Romans 3:12 from Psalm 13:1 (Ps. 14:3).
4. of the limit of measurement: ἕως ἡμίσους, Mark 6:23; Esther 5:3, 6 Alex.
5. of the end or limit in acting and suffering: ἕως τούτου, Luke 22:51 (see ἐάω, 2); ἕως τοῦ θερισμοῦ, Matthew 13:30 L Tr WH text; ἕως θανάτου, even to death, so that I almost die, Mark 14:34; Matthew 26:38 (Sir. 4:28 Sir. 31:13 (Sir. 34:13); Sirach 37:2; 4 Macc. 14:19).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Samuel
1; 2:26
1 Chronicles
5:3; 5:6
12:2; 13:1; 13:2; 14:3
Song of Songs
1:17; 1:17; 1:25; 2:9; 2:13; 2:15; 5:18; 5:18; 5:25; 5:26; 10:11; 10:23; 11:12; 11:13; 11:23; 12:20; 13:30; 13:33; 14:22; 16:28; 17:9; 17:17; 18:21; 20:8; 22:26; 22:44; 23:35; 23:39; 24:21; 24:31; 24:34; 24:39; 26:29; 26:36; 26:38; 26:58; 27:8; 27:45; 27:51; 27:64; 28:20
6:10; 6:23; 6:45; 6:45; 6:45; 9:1; 9:19; 12:36; 13:19; 13:27; 14:32; 14:34; 14:54; 15:33; 15:38
1:55; 1:80; 2:15; 2:37; 4:29; 4:42; 9:27; 9:41; 10:15; 11:51; 12:50; 12:59; 12:59; 13:8; 13:21; 13:35; 15:4; 15:8; 15:8; 16:16; 17:8; 19:13; 20:43; 21:32; 22:16; 22:18; 22:18; 22:34; 22:51; 23:5; 23:44; 24:49; 24:50
2:7; 2:10; 5:17; 8:9; 9:4; 9:18; 10:24; 12:35; 13:38; 16:24; 21:22
1:8; 1:22; 8:10; 8:40; 9:38; 11:19; 11:22; 13:20; 17:15; 21:5; 21:26; 23:12; 23:14; 23:21; 23:23; 25:21
3:12; 11:8
1 Corinthians
1:8; 4:5; 4:13; 8:7; 15:6; 16:8
2 Corinthians
1:13; 3:15; 12:2
2 Thessalonians
1 Timothy
1:13; 8:11; 10:13
2 Peter
1 John
6:10; 6:11; 20:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2193 matches the Greek ἕως (heōs),
which occurs 148 times in 139 verses in the TR Greek.

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Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:17 - So all the generations from Abraham to David are fourteen generations; from David to the deportation to Babylon, fourteen generations; and from the deportation to Babylon to the [fn]Messiah, fourteen generations.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:25 - [fn]but kept her a virgin until G2193 she gave birth to a Son; and he named Him Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:9 - After hearing the king, they went on their way; and behold, the star, which they had seen in the east, went on ahead of them until G2193 it came to a stop over the place where the Child was to be found.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:13 - Now when they had gone, behold, an angel of the Lord *appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Get up! Take the Child and His mother and flee to Egypt, and stay there until G2193 I tell you; for Herod is going to search for the Child to kill Him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:15 - He [fn]stayed there until G2193 the death of Herod; this happened so that what had been spoken by the Lord through [fn]the prophet would be fulfilled: “OUT OF EGYPT I CALLED MY SON.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:18 - “For truly I say to you, until G2193 heaven and earth pass away, not [fn]the smallest letter or stroke of a letter shall pass from the Law, until G2193 all is accomplished!
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:25 - [fn]Come to good terms with your accuser quickly, while G2193 you are with him on the way to court, so that your accuser will not hand you over to the judge, and the judge to the officer, and you will not be thrown into prison.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:26 - “Truly I say to you, you will not come out of there until G2193 you have paid up the last [fn]quadrans.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:11 - “And whatever city or village you enter, inquire who is worthy in it, and stay [fn]at his house until G2193 you leave that city.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:23 - “But whenever they persecute you in [fn]one city, flee to the [fn]next; for truly I say to you, you will not finish going through the cities of Israel until G2193 the Son of Man comes.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:12 - “And from the days of John the Baptist until G2193 now the kingdom of heaven has been treated violently, and violent men take it by force.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:13 - “For all the Prophets and the Law prophesied until G2193 John.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:23 - “And you, Capernaum, will not be exalted to heaven, will you? You will be brought down to Hades! For if the [fn]miracles that occurred in you had occurred in Sodom, it would have remained to this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:20 - “A BENT REED HE WILL NOT BREAK OFF,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:33 - He spoke another parable to them: “The kingdom of heaven is like [fn]leaven, which a woman took and hid in three [fn]sata of flour until G2193 it was all leavened.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:22 - Immediately afterward He compelled the disciples to get into the boat and to go ahead of Him to the other side, while G2193 He sent the crowds away.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:28 - “Truly I say to you, there are some of those who are standing here who will not taste death until G2193 they see the Son of Man coming in His kingdom.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:9 - When they were coming down from the mountain, Jesus commanded them, saying, “Tell the vision to no one until G2193 the Son of Man has risen from the dead.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:17 - And Jesus answered and said, “You unbelieving and perverse generation, how G2193 long G2193 shall I be with you? How G2193 long G2193 shall I put up with you? Bring him here to Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:21 - Then Peter came up and said to Him, “Lord, how many times shall my brother sin against me and I still forgive him? Up to seven times?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:22 - Jesus *said to him, “I do not say to you, up to seven times, but up to [fn]seventy-seven times.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:30 - “But he was unwilling, [fn]and went and threw him in prison until G2193 he would pay back what was owed.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:34 - “And his master, moved with anger, handed him over to the [fn]torturers until G2193 he would repay all that was owed him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:8 - “Now when evening came, the [fn]owner of the vineyard *said to his foreman, ‘Call the laborers and pay them their wages, starting with the last group to the first.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 22:26 - It was the same also with the second brother, and the third, down G2193 to G2193 the seventh.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 22:44 - ‘THE LORD SAID TO MY LORD,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:35 - so that upon you will fall the guilt of all the righteous blood shed on earth, from the blood of righteous Abel to the blood of Zechariah, the son of Berechiah, whom you murdered between the [fn]temple and the altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:39 - “For I say to you, from now on you will not see Me until G2193 you say, ‘BLESSED IS THE ONE WHO COMES IN THE NAME OF THE LORD!’”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:21 - “For then there will be a great tribulation, such as has not occurred since the beginning of the world until G2193 now, nor ever will again.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:27 - “For just as the lightning comes from the east and flashes as G2193 far G2193 as G2193 the west, so will the coming of the Son of Man [fn]be.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:31 - “And He will send forth His angels with A GREAT TRUMPET BLAST, and THEY WILL GATHER TOGETHER His [fn]elect from the four winds, from one end of the sky to the other.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:34 - “Truly I say to you, this generation will not pass away until G2193 all these things take place.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:39 - and they did not [fn]understand until G2193 the flood came and took them all away; so will the coming of the Son of Man be.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:29 - “But I say to you, I will not drink of this fruit of the vine from now on until G2193 that day when I drink it with you, new, in My Father’s kingdom.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:36 - Then Jesus *came with them to a place called [fn]Gethsemane, and *told His disciples, “Sit here while G2193 I go over there and pray.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:38 - Then He *said to them, “My soul is deeply grieved, to G2193 the G2193 point G2193 of death; remain here and keep watch with Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:58 - But Peter was following Him at a distance, as G2193 far G2193 as G2193 the courtyard of the high priest, and he came inside and sat down with the [fn]officers to see the outcome.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:8 - For this reason that field has been called the Field of Blood to this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:45 - Now from the [fn]sixth hour darkness [fn]fell upon all the land until G2193 the [fn]ninth hour.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:51 - And behold, the [fn]veil of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom; and the earth shook and the rocks were split.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:64 - “Therefore, give orders for the tomb to be made secure until G2193 the third day; otherwise, His disciples may come and steal Him, and say to the people, ‘He has risen from the dead,’ and the last deception will be worse than the first.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 28:20 - teaching them to [fn]follow all that I commanded you; and behold, I am with you [fn]always, to the end of the age.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:10 - And He said to them, “Wherever you enter a house, stay there until G2193 you [fn]leave town.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:23 - And he swore to her, “Whatever you ask of me, I will give it to you, up to half of my kingdom.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:45 - And immediately Jesus had His disciples get into the boat and go ahead of Him to the other side, to Bethsaida, while G2193 He Himself *dismissed the crowd.
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 G2193 they see the kingdom of God when it has come with power.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:19 - And He answered them and *said, “O unbelieving generation, how G2193 long G2193 shall I be with you? How G2193 long G2193 shall I put up with you? Bring him to Me!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:36 - “David himself said [fn]in the Holy Spirit,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:19 - “For those days will be such a time of tribulation as has not occurred since the beginning of the creation which God created until G2193 now, and never will again.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:27 - “And then He will send forth the angels, and will gather together His [fn]elect from the four winds, from the end of the earth to the end of heaven.

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