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Lexicon :: Strong's G2240 - ēkō

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ēkō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primary verb
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TDNT Reference: 2:926,306

Strong’s Definitions

ἥκω hḗkō, hay'-ko; a primary verb; to arrive, i.e. be present (literally or figuratively):—come.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x

The KJV translates Strong's G2240 in the following manner: come (27x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x
The KJV translates Strong's G2240 in the following manner: come (27x).
  1. to have come, have arrived, be present

  2. metaph.

    1. to come to one, i.e. to seek an intimacy with one, become his follower: to come upon one (unexpectedly)

    2. to come upon one, of things endured

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἥκω hḗkō, hay'-ko; a primary verb; to arrive, i.e. be present (literally or figuratively):—come.
ἥκω; imperfect ἧκον (Acts 28:23, where L T Tr WH ἦλθον); future ἥξω; 1 aorist ἧξα (Luke 13:35 R G; Revelation 2:25; Revelation 3:9 Rec.); perfect ἧκα (often in the Sept., as Genesis 42:7, 9; Genesis 45:16; [Genesis 47:4]; Joshua 9:12 (7); Job 16:22, etc.; in the N. T. once, Mark 8:3 Rst L T Tr text, see, WHs Appendix, p. 169; the older and more elegant writers [Aeschylus, Herodotus, Thucydides, others] use only the present imperfect and future; cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 743f; Bttm. Ausf. Spr. ii. 205; [Veitch, under the word]; Winers Grammar, 87 (83); [Buttmann, 59 (51)]); Sept. for בּוא; to have come, have arrived, be present [Winers Grammar, 274 (258); Buttmann, 203 (176]); hence, imperfect with force of pluperfect (cf. Matthiae, ii., p. 1136; Krüger, § 53, 1, 4): absolutely of persons, Matthew 24:50; Mark 8:3; Luke 12:46; Luke 15:27; John 8:42; Hebrews 10:7, 9, 37; 1 John 5:20; Revelation 2:25; Revelation 3:9; Revelation 15:4; followed by ἀπό with the genitive of place, Matthew 8:11; Luke 13:29; by ἐκ with the genitive of place, Romans 11:26; with addition of εἰς with accusative of place, John 4:47; μακρόθεν, Mark 8:3; πρός τινα, Acts 28:23 Rec.; metaphorically, to come to one i. e. seek an intimacy with one, become his follower: John 6:37; ἐπί τινα, to come upon one (unexpectedly), Revelation 3:3. of time and events: absolutely, Matthew 24:14; John 2:4; 2 Peter 3:10; Revelation 18:8; ἕως ἄν ἥξῃ [L T WH Tr in brackets ἥξει; see above and Buttmann, 231 (199)] (namely, καιρός), ὅτε εἴπητε, Luke 13:35; ἐπί τινα, metaphorically, to come upon one, of things to be endured (as evils, calamitous times): Matthew 23:36; Luke 19:43. [Compare: ἀν-, καθήκω.]
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

42:7; 42:9; 45:16; 47:4
8:11; 23:36; 24:14; 24:50
8:3; 8:3; 8:3
12:46; 13:29; 13:35; 13:35; 15:27; 19:43
2:4; 4:47; 6:37; 8:42
28:23; 28:23
10:7; 10:9; 10:37
2 Peter
1 John
2:25; 2:25; 3:3; 3:9; 3:9; 15:4; 18:8

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2240 matches the Greek ἥκω (ēkō),
which occurs 27 times in 26 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 8:11 - And I say unto you, That many shall come G2240 from the east and west, and shall sit down with Abraham, and Isaac, and Jacob, in the kingdom of heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:36 - Verily I say unto you, All these things shall come G2240 upon this generation.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:14 - And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come. G2240
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:50 - The lord of that servant shall come G2240 in a day when he looketh not for him, and in an hour that he is not aware of,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:3 - And if I send them away fasting to their own houses, they will faint by the way: for divers of them came G2240 from far.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:46 - The lord of that servant will come G2240 in a day when he looketh not for him, and at an hour when he is not aware, and will cut him in sunder, and will appoint him his portion with the unbelievers.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:29 - And they shall come G2240 from the east, and from the west, and from the north, and from the south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:35 - Behold, your house is left unto you desolate: and verily I say unto you, Ye shall not see me, until the time come G2240 when ye shall say, Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 15:27 - And he said unto him, Thy brother is come; G2240 and thy father hath killed the fatted calf, because he hath received him safe and sound.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:43 - For the days shall come G2240 upon thee, that thine enemies shall cast a trench about thee, and compass thee round, and keep thee in on every side,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:4 - Jesus saith unto her, Woman, what have I to do with thee? mine hour is G2240  not yet come. G2240
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:47 - When he heard that Jesus was come G2240 out of Judaea into Galilee, he went unto him, and besought him that he would come down, and heal his son: for he was at the point of death.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:37 - All that the Father giveth me shall come G2240 to me; and him that cometh to me I will in no wise cast out.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:42 - Jesus said unto them, If God were your Father, ye would love me: for I proceeded forth and came G2240 from God; neither came I of myself, but he sent me.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:23 - And when they had appointed him a day, there came G2240 many to him into his lodging; to whom he expounded and testified the kingdom of God, persuading them concerning Jesus, both out of the law of Moses, and out of the prophets, from morning till evening.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 11:26 - And so all Israel shall be saved: as it is written, There shall come G2240 out of Sion the Deliverer, and shall turn away ungodliness from Jacob:
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:7 - Then said I, Lo, I come G2240 (in the volume of the book it is written of me,) to do thy will, O God.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:9 - Then said he, Lo, I come G2240 to do thy will, O God. He taketh away the first, that he may establish the second.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:37 - For yet a little while, and he that shall come will come, G2240 and will not tarry.
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 3:10 - But the day of the Lord will come G2240 as a thief in the night; in the which the heavens shall pass away with a great noise, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat, the earth also and the works that are therein shall be burned up.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 5:20 - And we know that the Son of God is come, G2240 and hath given us an understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 2:25 - But that which ye have already hold fast till I come. G2240
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:3 - Remember therefore how thou hast received and heard, and hold fast, and repent. If therefore thou shalt not watch, I will come G2240 on thee as a thief, and thou shalt not know what hour I will come G2240 upon thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:9 - Behold, I will make them of the synagogue of Satan, which say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie; behold, I will make them to come G2240 and worship before thy feet, and to know that I have loved thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 15:4 - Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, and glorify thy name? for thou only art holy: for all nations shall come G2240 and worship before thee; for thy judgments are made manifest.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 18:8 - Therefore shall G2240  her plagues come G2240 in one day, death, and mourning, and famine; and she shall be utterly burned with fire: for strong is the Lord God who judgeth her.
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