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Lexicon :: Strong's G2229 - ē

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ē (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
An adverb of confirmation, perhaps intensive of (G2228)
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1x in 1 unique form(s)
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Strong’s Definitions

ē, ay; an adverb of confirmation; perhaps intensive of G2228; used only (in the New Testament) before G3303; assuredly:—surely.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x

The KJV translates Strong's G2229 in the following manner: surely (with G3375) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x
The KJV translates Strong's G2229 in the following manner: surely (with G3375) (1x).
  1. assuredly, most certainly, full surely

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ē, ay; an adverb of confirmation; perhaps intensive of G2228; used only (in the New Testament) before G3303; assuredly:—surely.
, a disjunctive conjunction (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 53, 6). Used
1. to distinguish things or thoughts which either mutually exclude each other, or one of which can take the place of the other: or (Latin aut, vel);
a. to distinguish one thing from another in words of the same construction: Matthew 5:17 (τόν νόμον τούς προφήτας), Matthew 5:36 (λευκήν μέλαιναν); Matthew 6:31; Matthew 7:16; Mark 6:56; Mark 7:11; Luke 2:24; Luke 9:25; John 7:48; John 13:29; Acts 1:7; Acts 3:12; Acts 4:7; Romans 1:21; Romans 3:1; 1 Corinthians 4:3; 1 Corinthians 5:10; 1 Corinthians 10:19; Galatians 1:10, etc.
b. after an interrogative or a declarative sentence, before a question designed to prove the same thing in another way: Matthew 7:4, 9; Matthew 12:29; Matthew 16:26; Matthew 26:53; Mark 8:37; Luke 13:4; Luke 14:31; Luke 15:8; Romans 9:21; Romans 14:10; 1 Corinthians 6:16.
c. before a sentence contrary to the one just preceding, to indicate that if one be denied or refuted the other must stand: Matthew 20:15 (i. e. or, if thou wilt not grant this, is thine eye etc.); Romans 3:29; 1 Corinthians 9:6; 1 Corinthians 10:22; 1 Corinthians 11:14 (Rec.); 1 Corinthians 14:36; 2 Corinthians 11:7; ἀγνοεῖτε etc., Romans 6:3; Romans 7:1 (cf. Romans 6:14); οὐκ ὀικατε etc., Romans 11:2; 1 Corinthians 6:9, 16, 19.
d. ... , either... or, Matthew 6:24; Matthew 12:33; Luke 16:13; Acts 24:20; 1 Corinthians 14:6.
2. in a disjunctive question it corresponds to the Latin an after utrum;
a. preceded by πότερον, John 7:17; cf. Klotz ad Dev. 2:2, p. 574f; preceded by the interrogative μή, 1 Corinthians 9:8; preceded by μήτι, 2 Corinthians 1:17.
b. without an intertog. particle in the first member of the interrogation: τί ἐστι εὐκοπώτερον, εἰπεῖν... εἰπεῖν, Matthew 9:5; Mark 2:9; Luke 5:23; add, Matthew 21:25; Matthew 23:17, 19; Matthew 27:17; Mark 3:4; Luke 7:19; Acts 8:34.
c. ... ... , Mark 13:35.
3. as a comparative conjunction, than;
a. after comparatives: Matthew 10:15; Matthew 11:22; Luke 9:13; Luke 16:17; John 3:19; John 4:1 (Tr marginal reading omits; WH brackets ); Acts 4:19; Romans 13:11, and often. is lacking after πλείους followed by a noun of number: Matthew 26:53 T Tr WH; Acts 4:22; Acts 23:13, 21; Acts 24:11 (where Rec. adds ); cf. Matthiae, § 455 note 4; Kühner, ii., p. 847; (Jelf, § 780 Obs. 1); Winers Grammar, 595 (554); (Buttmann, 168 (146)); Lob. ad Phryn., p. 410f.
b. after ἕτερον: Acts 17:21.
c. πρίν , before that, before, followed by accusative with an infinitive (cf. Buttmann, § 139, 35; Winer's Grammar, § 44, 6, also, p. 297 (279)): Matthew 1:18; Mark 14:30; Acts 2:20 R G WH marginal reading; Acts 7:2; followed by the aorist subjunc, Luke 2:26 Tr text omits; WH brackets ; Luke 22:34 R G (others ἕως); followed by present optative, Acts 25:16.
d. after θέλω equivalent to to prefer: 1 Corinthians 14:19 (followed by ἤπερ, 2 Macc. 14:42); examples from Greek authors are given in Klotz ad Devar. 2:2, p. 589f; Winers Grammar, § 35, 2 c.; (Buttmann, § 149, 7); Kühner, ii., p. 841; (Jelf, § 779 Obs. 3).
e. after οὐ: John 13:10 R G, where after οὐ χρείαν ἔχει the sentence goes on as though the writer had said οὐκ ἄλλου τίνος χρείαν ἔχει, (cf. Winers Grammar, 508 (478)).
f. after positive notions, to which in this way a comparative force is given: after καλόν ἐστι (it is good... rather than) equivalent to it is better, Matthew 18:8; Mark 9:43, 45, 47; cf. Menander's saying καλόν τό μή ζῆν, ζῆν ἀθλιως, and Plautus rud. 4, 4, 70 tacita mulier est bona semper, quam loquens; similar examples in the O. T. are Genesis 49:12; Psalm 117:8 (Ps. 118:8); Jonah 4:3, 8; Tobit 6:13 Tobit 12:8; Sir. 20:25 Sir. 22:15; 4 Macc. 9:1; also after λυσιτελεῖ (it is gain... rather than) equivalent to it is better (Tobit 3:6), Luke 17:2; after χαρά ἐστι (there will be joy... more than), Luke 15:7; see examples from Greek authors in Alexander Buttmann (1873) Gram. § 149, 7; (Buttmann, p. 360 (309)); Winer, Kühner, others, as above.
4. with other particles;
a. ἀλλ' , see ἀλλά, I. 10, p. 28a.
b. γάρ, see γάρ, I. at the end
c. καί (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 53, 6 note),
α. or even, or also (Latin aut etiam, vel etiam): (Matthew 7:10 L T Tr WH); Luke 11:11 G L T Tr WH; Luke 11:12; Luke 18:11; Romans 2:15; 1 Corinthians 16:6; 2 Corinthians 1:13.
β. or also (Latin an etiam) (in a disjunctive question): Luke 12:41; Romans 4:9.
d. ἤπερ, than at all (Latin quam forte; German als etwa), after a comparitive (cf. Jelf, § 779 Obs. 5): John 12:43 (L περ, WH marginal reading ὑπέρ) (2 Macc. 14:42; Homer, Hesiod).
e. ἤτοι... , either indeed (cf. Kühner, § 540, 5)... or: Romans 6:16 (Wis. 11:19; Herodotus and following).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2229 matches the Greek (ē),
which occurs 34 times in 34 verses in the LXX Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:17 -  G2229 μὴν εὐλογῶν εὐλογήσω σε καὶ πληθύνων πληθυνῶ τὸ σπέρμα σου ὡς τοὺς ἀστέρας τοῦ οὐρανοῦ καὶ ὡς τὴν ἄμμον τὴν παρὰ τὸ χεῖλος τῆς θαλάσσης καὶ κληρονομήσει τὸ σπέρμα σου τὰς πόλεις τῶν ὑπεναντίων
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:16 - ἀποστείλατε ἐξ ὑμῶν ἕνα καὶ λάβετε τὸν ἀδελφὸν ὑμῶν ὑμεῖς δὲ ἀπάχθητε ἕως τοῦ φανερὰ γενέσθαι τὰ ῥήματα ὑμῶν εἰ ἀληθεύετε οὔ εἰ δὲ μή νὴ τὴν ὑγίειαν Φαραω G2229 μὴν κατάσκοποί ἐστε
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:13 - καὶ εἶπεν γυνή ἵνα τί ἐλογίσω τοιοῦτο ἐπὶ λαὸν θεοῦ G2229 ἐκ στόματος τοῦ βασιλέως λόγος οὗτος ὡς πλημμέλεια τοῦ μὴ ἐπιστρέψαι τὸν βασιλέα τὸν ἐξωσμένον αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 2:19 - καὶ ἤκουσεν Σαναβαλλατ ὁ Αρωνι καὶ Τωβια ὁ δοῦλος Αμμωνι καὶ Γησαμ ὁ Αραβι καὶ ἐξεγέλασαν ἡμᾶς καὶ ἦλθον ἐφ᾽ ἡμᾶς καὶ εἶπαν τί τὸ ῥῆμα τοῦτο ὑμεῖς ποιεῖτε G2229 ἐπὶ τὸν βασιλέα ὑμεῖς ἀποστατεῖτε
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:13 -  G2229 οὐκ ἐπ᾽ αὐτῷ ἐπεποίθειν βοήθεια δὲ ἀπ᾽ ἐμοῦ ἄπεστιν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 8:10 -  G2229 οὐχ οὗτοί σε διδάξουσιν καὶ ἀναγγελοῦσιν καὶ ἐκ καρδίας ἐξάξουσιν ῥήματα
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:14 - ἐὰν δέ μου ὑπακούσηται G2229 διακρινεῖ τὰ ῥήματά μου
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:26 -  G2229 καὶ ἔστιν ναυσὶν ἴχνος ὁδοῦ ἀετοῦ πετομένου ζητοῦντος βοράν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:3 -  G2229 καλόν σοι ἐὰν ἀδικήσω ὅτι ἀπείπω ἔργα χειρῶν σου βουλῇ δὲ ἀσεβῶν προσέσχες
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:4 -  G2229 ὥσπερ βροτὸς ὁρᾷ καθορᾷς καθὼς ὁρᾷ ἄνθρωπος βλέψῃ
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:5 -  G2229 βίος σου ἀνθρώπινός ἐστιν τὰ ἔτη σου ἀνδρός
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:10 -  G2229 οὐχ ὥσπερ γάλα με ἤμελξας ἐτύρωσας δέ με ἴσα τυρῷ
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:20 -  G2229 οὐκ ὀλίγος ἐστὶν χρόνος τοῦ βίου μου ἔασόν με ἀναπαύσασθαι μικρὸν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:7 -  G2229 ἴχνος κυρίου εὑρήσεις εἰς τὰ ἔσχατα ἀφίκου ἐποίησεν παντοκράτωρ
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 12:2 - εἶτα ὑμεῖς ἐστε ἄνθρωποι G2229 μεθ᾽ ὑμῶν τελευτήσει σοφία
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:8 -  G2229 ὑποστελεῖσθε ὑμεῖς δὲ αὐτοὶ κριταὶ γένεσθε
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:15 - ἐάν με χειρώσηται ὁ δυνάστης ἐπεὶ καὶ ἦρκται G2229 μὴν λαλήσω καὶ ἐλέγξω ἐναντίον αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:25 -  G2229 ὡς φύλλον κινούμενον ὑπὸ ἀνέμου εὐλαβηθήσῃ ὡς χόρτῳ φερομένῳ ὑπὸ πνεύματος ἀντίκεισαί μοι
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:8 -  G2229 σύνταγμα κυρίου ἀκήκοας εἰς δὲ σὲ ἀφίκετο σοφία
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:15 - ποῦ οὖν μου ἔτι ἐστὶν ἐλπίς G2229 τὰ ἀγαθά μου ὄψομαι
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:16 -  G2229 μετ᾽ ἐμοῦ εἰς ᾅδην καταβήσονται ὁμοθυμαδὸν ἐπὶ χώματος καταβησόμεθα
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:4 -  G2229 λόγον σου ποιούμενος ἐλέγξει σε καὶ συνεισελεύσεταί σοι εἰς κρίσιν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:13 - καὶ εἶπας τί ἔγνω ἰσχυρός G2229 κατὰ τοῦ γνόφου κρινεῖ
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:3 -  G2229 μὴν ἔτι τῆς πνοῆς μου ἐνούσης πνεῦμα δὲ θεῖον τὸ περιόν μοι ἐν ῥισίν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:9 -  G2229 τὴν δέησιν αὐτοῦ εἰσακούσεται κύριος ἐπελθούσης αὐτῷ ἀνάγκης
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:26 -  G2229 οὐχ ὁρῶ μὲν ἥλιον τὸν ἐπιφαύσκοντα ἐκλείποντα σελήνην δὲ φθίνουσαν οὐ γὰρ ἐπ᾽ αὐτοῖς ἐστιν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:12 -  G2229 ἐπὶ σοῦ συντέταχα φέγγος πρωινόν ἑωσφόρος δὲ εἶδεν τὴν ἑαυτοῦ τάξιν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:14 -  G2229 σὺ λαβὼν γῆν πηλὸν ἔπλασας ζῷον καὶ λαλητὸν αὐτὸν ἔθου ἐπὶ γῆς
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:32 -  G2229 διανοίξεις μαζουρωθ ἐν καιρῷ αὐτοῦ καὶ Ἕσπερον ἐπὶ κόμης αὐτοῦ ἄξεις αὐτά
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:19 -  G2229 σὺ περιέθηκας ἵππῳ δύναμιν ἐνέδυσας δὲ τραχήλῳ αὐτοῦ φόβον
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:9 -  G2229 βραχίων σοί ἐστιν κατὰ τοῦ κυρίου φωνῇ κατ᾽ αὐτὸν βροντᾷς
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:23 - κατ᾽ ἐμαυτοῦ ὀμνύω G2229 μὴν ἐξελεύσεται ἐκ τοῦ στόματός μου δικαιοσύνη οἱ λόγοι μου οὐκ ἀποστραφήσονται ὅτι ἐμοὶ κάμψει πᾶν γόνυ καὶ ἐξομολογήσεται πᾶσα γλῶσσα τῷ θεῷ
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:17 -  G2229 οὐχ ὁρᾷς τί αὐτοὶ ποιοῦσιν ἐν ταῖς πόλεσιν Ιουδα καὶ ἐν ταῖς ὁδοῖς Ιερουσαλημ
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:15 - ἐκρότησαν ἐπὶ σὲ χεῖρας πάντες οἱ παραπορευόμενοι ὁδόν ἐσύρισαν καὶ ἐκίνησαν τὴν κεφαλὴν αὐτῶν ἐπὶ τὴν θυγατέρα Ιερουσαλημ G2229 αὕτη πόλις ἣν ἐροῦσιν στέφανος δόξης εὐφροσύνη πάσης τῆς γῆς
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