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Lexicon :: Strong's G2396 - ide

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ide (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Second person singular imperative active of εἴδω (G1492)
30x in 1 unique form(s)
31x in 2 unique form(s)
0x in 0 unique form(s)
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Strong’s Definitions

ἴδε íde, id'-eh; second person singular imperative active of G1492; used as an interjection to denote surprise; lo!:—behold, lo, see.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x

The KJV translates Strong's G2396 in the following manner: behold (22x), lo (3x), look (1x), see (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x
The KJV translates Strong's G2396 in the following manner: behold (22x), lo (3x), look (1x), see (1x).
  1. behold, see

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἴδε íde, id'-eh; second person singular imperative active of G1492; used as an interjection to denote surprise; lo!:—behold, lo, see.
ἴδε (so occasionally Griesbach and Rec.bez elz; e. g. Galatians 5:2; Romans 11:22) and (later) ἴδε (ἴδε ἀττικως ὡς τό εἶπε, λαβέ, εὗρε. ἴδε ἑλληνικως, Moeris (p. 193, Pierson edition); cf. Winers Grammar, § 6, 1 a.; (Buttmann, 62 (54))), imperative from εἶδον, which see; (from Homer down). In so far as it retains the force of an imperative it is illustrated under εἰδῶ, I. 1 e. and 3. But in most places in the N. T. it stands out of construction like an interjection, even when ninny are addressed (cf. Buttmann, 70 (61); and especially 139 (121f)); Latin en, ecce; See! Behold! Lo!
a. at the beginning of sentences: as the utterance of one who wishes that something should not be neglected by another, Matthew 26:65; Mark 2:24; Mark 11:21; Mark 13:1; John 5:14; John 18:21; Romans 2:17 Rec.; equivalent to German sieh' doch (see, pray; yet see), John 11:36; John 16:29; John 19:4; Galatians 5:2; or of one who brings forward something new and unexpected, John 7:26; John 11:3; John 12:19; or of one pointing out or showing, German hier ist, da ist, dieses ist: ἴδε τόπος (French, voici le lieu), Mark 16:6; add, Mark 3:34 (L Tr marginal reading ἰδού); John 1:29, 36, 47 (John 1:48); John 19:5 (T Tr WH ἰδού), John 19:14,26f (where some ἰδού); where we (might) use simply here, Matthew 25:25; with adverbs of place: ἴδε (R G L ἰδού) ὧδε Χριστός, ἴδε (R G ἰδού) ἐκεῖ, Mark 13:21.
b. inserted into the midst of a sentence, in such a way that the words which precede it serve to render the more evident the strangeness of what follows: Matthew 25:20, 22; John 3:26.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

25:20; 25:22; 25:25; 26:65
2:24; 3:34; 11:21; 13:1; 13:21; 16:6
1:29; 1:36; 1:47; 1:48; 3:26; 5:14; 7:26; 11:3; 11:36; 12:19; 16:29; 18:21; 19:4; 19:5; 19:14; 19:26
2:17; 11:22
5:2; 5:2

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2396 matches the Greek ἴδε (ide),
which occurs 31 times in 31 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:20 - “The one who had received the five talents came up and brought five more talents, saying, ‘Master, you entrusted five talents to me. See, G2396 I have gained five more talents.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:22 - “Also the one who had received the two talents came up and said, ‘Master, you entrusted two talents to me. See, G2396 I have gained two more talents.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:25 - ‘And I was afraid, and went away and hid your talent in the ground. See, G2396 you have what is yours.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:65 - Then the high priest tore his [fn]robes and said, “He has blasphemed! What further need do we have of witnesses? Behold, G2396 you have now heard the blasphemy;
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 2:24 - The Pharisees were saying to Him, “Look, G2396 why are they doing what is not lawful on the Sabbath?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:34 - Looking about at those who were sitting around Him, He *said, “Behold G2396 My mother and My brothers!
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 11:21 - Being reminded, Peter *said to Him, “Rabbi, look, G2396 the fig tree which You cursed has withered.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:1 - As He was going out of the temple, one of His disciples *said to Him, “Teacher, behold G2396 [fn]what wonderful stones and [fn]what wonderful buildings!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:4 - Then Pilate questioned Him again, saying, “Do You not answer? See G2396 how many charges they bring against You!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:6 - And he *said to them, “Do not be amazed; you are looking for Jesus the Nazarene, who has been crucified. He has risen; He is not here; behold, G2396 here is the place where they laid Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:29 - The next day he *saw Jesus coming to him and *said, “Behold, G2396 the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:36 - and he looked at Jesus as He walked, and *said, “Behold, G2396 the Lamb of God!”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:46 - Nathanael said to him, “Can any good thing come out of Nazareth?” Philip *said to him, “Come and see.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:47 - Jesus saw Nathanael coming to Him, and *said of him, “Behold, G2396 an Israelite indeed, in whom there is no deceit!”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:26 - And they came to John and said to him, “Rabbi, He who was with you beyond the Jordan, to whom you have testified, behold, G2396 He is baptizing and all are coming to Him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:14 - Afterward Jesus *found him in the temple and said to him, “Behold, G2396 you have become well; do not sin anymore, so that nothing worse happens to you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:26 - “Look, G2396 He is speaking publicly, and they are saying nothing to Him. The rulers do not really know that this is [fn]the Christ, do they?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:52 - They answered him, “You are not also from Galilee, are you? Search, and see that no prophet arises out of Galilee.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:3 - So the sisters sent word to Him, saying, “Lord, behold, G2396 he whom You love is sick.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:34 - and said, “Where have you laid him?” They *said to Him, “Lord, come and see.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:36 - So the Jews were saying, “See G2396 how He loved him!”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:19 - So the Pharisees said to one another, “You see that you are not doing any good; look, G2396 the world has gone after Him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 16:29 - His disciples *said, “Lo, G2396 now You are speaking plainly and are not [fn]using a figure of speech.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:21 - “Why do you question Me? Question those who have heard what I spoke to them; they know what I said.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:4 - Pilate came out again and *said to them, “Behold, G2396 I am bringing Him out to you so that you may know that I find no guilt in Him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:5 - Jesus then came out, wearing the crown of thorns and the purple robe. Pilate *said to them, “Behold, the Man!”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:14 - Now it was the day of preparation for the Passover; it was about the [fn]sixth hour. And he *said to the Jews, “Behold, G2396 your King!”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:27 - Then He *said to Thomas, “Reach here with your finger, and see My hands; and reach here your hand and put it into My side; and do not be unbelieving, but believing.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 2:17 - But if you bear the name “Jew” and rely [fn]upon the Law and boast in God,
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 11:22 - Behold then the kindness and severity of God; to those who fell, severity, but to you, God’s kindness, if you continue in His kindness; otherwise you also will be cut off.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 5:2 - Behold G2396 I, Paul, say to you that if you receive circumcision, Christ will be of no benefit to you.
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