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Lexicon :: Strong's G2240 - hēkō

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hēkō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primary verb
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

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.
STRONGS NT 2240: ἥκω
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 (hēkō),
which occurs 27 times in 26 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 8:11 - “And I say to you that many will come G2240 from east and west, and [fn]recline at the table with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:36 - “Truly I say to you, all these things will come G2240 upon this generation.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:14 - “This gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in the whole [fn]world as a testimony to all the nations, and then the end will come G2240.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:50 - then the [fn]master of that slave will come G2240 on a day that he does not expect, and at an hour that he does not know,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:3 - “And if I send them away hungry to their homes, they will faint on the way; and some of them have come from a great distance.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:46 - then the master of that slave will come G2240 on a day that he does not expect, and at an hour that he does not know, and will [fn]cut him in two, and assign [fn]him a place with the unbelievers.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:29 - “And they will come G2240 from east and west, and from north and south, and will recline at the table in the kingdom of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:35 - “Behold, your house is left to you desolate; and I say to you, you will not see Me until you say, ‘BLESSED IS THE ONE WHO COMES IN THE NAME OF THE LORD!’”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 15:27 - “And he said to him, ‘Your brother has G2240 come G2240, and your father has slaughtered the fattened calf because he has received him back safe and sound.’
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:43 - “For the days will come G2240 upon you [fn]when your enemies will put up a [fn]barricade against you, and surround you and hem you in on every side,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:4 - And Jesus *said to her, [fn]What business do you have with Me, woman? My hour has G2240 not yet come G2240.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:47 - When he heard that Jesus had G2240 come G2240 from Judea into Galilee, he went to Him and began asking Him to come down and heal his son; for he was at the point of death.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:37 - “Everything that the Father gives Me will come G2240 to Me, and the one who comes to Me I certainly will not cast out.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:42 - Jesus said to them, “If God were your Father, you would love Me, for I came forth from God and am G2240 here G2240; for I have not even come [fn]on My own, but [fn]He sent Me.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:23 - When they had set a day for [fn]Paul, people came to him at his lodging in large numbers; and he was explaining to them by solemnly testifying about the kingdom of God and trying to persuade them concerning Jesus, from both the Law of Moses and from the Prophets, from morning until evening.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 11:26 - and so all Israel will be saved; just as it is written:
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:7 - “THEN I SAID, ‘BEHOLD, I HAVE G2240 COME G2240
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:9 - then He [fn]said, “BEHOLD, I HAVE G2240 COME G2240 TO DO YOUR WILL.” He takes away the first in order to establish the second.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:37 - FOR YET IN A VERY LITTLE WHILE,
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 3:10 - But the day of the Lord will come G2240 like a thief, in which the heavens will pass away with a roar and the elements will be destroyed with intense heat, and the earth and [fn]its works will be [fn]discovered.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 5:20 - And we know that the Son of God has G2240 come G2240, and has given us understanding so that we may know Him who is true; and we are in Him who is true, in His Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God and eternal life.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 2:25 - ‘Nevertheless what you have, hold firmly until I come G2240.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:3 - ‘So remember [fn]what you have received and heard; and [fn]keep it, and repent. Then if you are not alert, I will come G2240 like a thief, and you will not know at what hour I will come G2240 to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:9 - ‘Behold, I [fn]will make those of the synagogue of Satan, who say that they are Jews and are not, but lie—I will make them come G2240 and bow down before your feet, and make them know that I have loved you.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 15:4 - “Who will not fear You, Lord, and glorify Your name?
For You alone are holy;
For Your [fn]righteous acts have been revealed.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 18:8 - “For this reason in one day her plagues will come G2240, [fn]plague and mourning and famine, and she will be burned up with fire; for the Lord God who judges her is strong.

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