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Lexicon :: Strong's G2384 - iakōb

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iakōb (Key)
Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of Hebrew origin יַעֲקֹב (H3290)
27x in 2 unique form(s)
27x in 2 unique form(s)
370x in 1 unique form(s)
Dictionary Aids

TDNT Reference: *,344

Strong’s Definitions

Ἰακώβ Iakṓb, ee-ak-obe'; of Hebrew origin (H3290); Jacob (i.e. Ja`akob), the progenitor of the Israelites:—also an Israelite:—Jacob.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x

The KJV translates Strong's G2384 in the following manner: Jacob (27x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x
The KJV translates Strong's G2384 in the following manner: Jacob (27x).
  1. Jacob = "heel-catcher or supplanter"

    1. was the second son of Isaac

    2. the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Ἰακώβ Iakṓb, ee-ak-obe'; of Hebrew origin (H3290); Jacob (i.e. Ja`akob), the progenitor of the Israelites:—also an Israelite:—Jacob.
Ἰακώβ, , (יַעֲקֹב [i. e. heel-catcher, supplanter]), Jacob;
1. the second of Isaac's sons: Matthew 1:2; Matthew 8:11; John 4:5; Acts 7:8; Romans 9:13, etc. Hebraistically equivalent to the descendants of Jacob: Romans 11:26, (Numbers 23:7; Isaiah 41:8; [Hebrew text] Jeremiah 33:26; Sir. 23:12; 1 Macc. 3:7, and often).
2. the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary the mother of the Saviour: Matthew 1:15f.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1:2; 1:15; 8:11
9:13; 11:26

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2384 matches the Greek Ἰακώβ (iakōb),
which occurs 27 times in 25 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:2 - Abraham fathered Isaac, Isaac fathered Jacob G2384, and Jacob G2384 fathered [fn]Judah and his brothers.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:15 - Eliud fathered Eleazar, Eleazar fathered Matthan, and Matthan fathered Jacob G2384.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:16 - Jacob G2384 fathered Joseph the husband of Mary, by whom Jesus was born, who is called the [fn]Messiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 8:11 - “And I say to you that many will come from east and west, and [fn]recline at the table with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob G2384 in the kingdom of heaven;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 22:32 - ‘I AM THE GOD OF ABRAHAM, THE GOD OF ISAAC, AND THE GOD OF JACOB G2384’? He is not the God of the dead, but of the living.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:26 - “But [fn]regarding the fact that the dead rise, have you not read in the book of Moses, in the passage about the burning bush, how God spoke to him, saying, ‘I AM THE GOD OF ABRAHAM, THE GOD OF ISAAC, AND THE GOD OF JACOB G2384’?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:33 - and He will reign over the house of Jacob G2384 forever, and His kingdom will have no end.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 3:34 - the son of Jacob G2384, the son of Isaac, the son of Abraham, the son of Terah, the son of Nahor,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:28 - “In that place there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth when you see Abraham, Isaac, Jacob G2384, and all the prophets in the kingdom of God, but yourselves being thrown out.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 20:37 - “But as for the fact that the dead are raised, even Moses revealed this in the passage about the burning bush, where he calls the Lord THE GOD OF ABRAHAM, THE GOD OF ISAAC, AND THE GOD OF JACOB G2384.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:5 - So He *came to a city of Samaria called Sychar, near the parcel of land that Jacob G2384 gave to his son Joseph;
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:6 - and Jacob’s G2384 well was there. So Jesus, tired from His journey, was just sitting by the well. It was about [fn]the sixth hour.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:12 - “You are not greater than our father Jacob G2384, are You, who gave us the well and drank of it himself, and his sons and his cattle?”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 3:13 - “The God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob G2384, the God of our fathers, has glorified His [fn]servant Jesus, the one whom you handed over and disowned in the presence of Pilate, when he had decided to release Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:8 - “And He gave him [fn]the covenant of circumcision; and so Abraham fathered Isaac, and circumcised him on the eighth day; and Isaac fathered Jacob G2384, and Jacob G2384, the twelve patriarchs.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:12 - “But when Jacob G2384 heard that there was grain in Egypt, he sent our fathers there the first time.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:14 - “Then Joseph sent word and invited his father Jacob G2384 and all his relatives to come to him, seventy-five [fn]people in all.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:15 - “And Jacob G2384 went down to Egypt, and he and our fathers died there.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:32 - ‘I AM THE GOD OF YOUR FATHERS, THE GOD OF ABRAHAM, AND ISAAC, AND JACOB G2384.’ Moses shook with fear and did not dare to look closely.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:46 - [fn]David found favor in God’s sight, and asked that he might [fn]find a dwelling place for the [fn]house of Jacob G2384.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 9:13 - Just as it is written: “JACOB G2384 I HAVE LOVED, BUT ESAU I HAVE HATED.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 11:26 - and so all Israel will be saved; just as it is written:
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:9 - By faith he lived as a stranger in the land of promise, as in a foreign land, living in tents with Isaac and Jacob G2384, fellow heirs of the same promise;
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:20 - By faith Isaac blessed Jacob G2384 and Esau, even regarding things to come.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:21 - By faith Jacob G2384, as he was dying, blessed each of the sons of Joseph, and worshiped, leaning on the top of his staff.
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