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Lexicon :: Strong's G2453 - ioudaios

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ioudaios (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
From Ἰούδα (G2448) (in the sense of Ἰούδας (G2455) as a country)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:356,372

Trench's Synonyms: xxxix. Ἑβραῖος, Ἰουδαῖος, Ἰσραηλίτης.

Strong’s Definitions

Ἰουδαῖος Ioudaîos, ee-oo-dah'-yos; from G2448 (in the sense of G2455 as a country); Judæan, i.e. belonging to Jehudah:—Jew(-ess), of Judæa.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 196x

The KJV translates Strong's G2453 in the following manner: Jew (193x), of Judea (1x), Jewess (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 196x
The KJV translates Strong's G2453 in the following manner: Jew (193x), of Judea (1x), Jewess (2x).
  1. Jewish, belonging to the Jewish nation

  2. Jewish as respects to birth, origin, religion

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Ἰουδαῖος Ioudaîos, ee-oo-dah'-yos; from G2448 (in the sense of G2455 as a country); Judæan, i.e. belonging to Jehudah:—Jew(-ess), of Judæa.
Ἰουδαῖος, Ἰουδαία, Ἰουδαῖον (Ιουδα) (Aristotle (in Josephus, contra Apion 1, 22, 7 where see Müller), Polybius, Diodorus, Strabo, Plutarch, others; the Sept.; (cf. Sophocles Lexicon, under the word)), Jewish;
a. joined to nouns, belonging to the Jewish race: ἀνήρ, Acts 10:28; Acts 22:3 (1 Macc. 2:23); ἄνθρωπος, Acts 21:39; ψευδοπροφήτης, Acts 13:6; ἀρχιερεύς, Acts 19:14; γυνή, Acts 16:1; Acts 24:24; γῆ, John 3:22; χώρα, Mark 1:5.
b. without a noun, substantively, Jewish as respects birth, race, religion; a Jew: John 4:9; Acts 18:2, 24; Romans 2:23f; plural, Revelation 2:9; Revelation 3:9; οἱ Ἰουδαῖοι (יְהוּדִים, before the exile citizens of the kingdom of Judah; after the exile all the Israelites (cf. Wright in B. D. under the word )), the Jews, the Jewish race: Matthew 2:2; Matthew 27:11, 29; Mark 7:3; Mark 15:2; John 2:6; John 4:22; John 5:1; John 18:33, etc.; Ἰουδαῖοι τέ καί Ἕλληνες, Acts 14:1; Acts 18:4; Acts 19:10; 1 Corinthians 1:24; Ἰουδαῖοι τέ καί προσήλυτοι, Acts 2:11 (10); ἔθνη τέ καί Ἰουδαῖοι, Acts 14:5; singular, Romans 1:16; Romans 2:9; οἱ κατά τά ἔθνη Ἰουδαῖοι, who live in foreign lands, among the Gentiles, Acts 21:21; Ἰουδαῖοι is used of converts from Judaism, Jewish Christians (see ἔθνος, 5) in Galatians 2:13. [SYNONYMS: Ἑβραῖος, Ἰουδαῖος, Ἰσραηλίτης: "restricting ourselves to the employment of these three words in the N. T. we may say that in the first is predominantly noted language; in the second, nationality; in the third (the augustest title of all), theocratic privileges and glorious vocation" (Trench, § xxxix.); cf. B. D. under the word Hebrew, Isarelite, Jew. E. Höhne in the Ztschrft. f. kirchl. Wissensch. u. s. w. 1886, pp. 607-617.] The apostle John, inasmuch as agreeably to the state of things in his day he looked upon the Jews as a body of men hostile to Christianity, with whom he had come to see that both he and all true Christians had nothing in common as respects religious matters, even in his record of the life of Jesus not only himself makes a distinction between the Jews and Jesus, but ascribes to Jesus and his apostles language in which they distinguish themselves from the Jews, as though the latter sprang from an alien race: John 11:8; John 13:33. And those who (not only at Jerusalem, but also in Galilee, cf. John 6:41, 52) opposed his divine Master and his Master's cause — especially the rulers, priests, members of the Sanhedrin, Pharisees — he does not hesitate to style οἱ Ἰουδαῖοι, since the hatred of these leaders exhibits the hatred of the whole nation toward Jesus: John 1:19; John 2:18, 20; John 5:10, 15ff,John 5:18; John 6:41,52; 7:1,11,13; 9:18,22; 10:24,31,33; 18:14. (Cf. B. D. under the word; Franke, Stellung d. Johannes z. Volke d. alt. Bundes. (Halle, 1882).) Ἰουδαϊσμός, Ιουδαϊσμοῦ, , (Ἰουδαΐζω), the Jewish faith and worship, the religion of the Jews, Judaism: Galatians 1:13ff (2 Macc. 2:21, etc.; cf. Grimm, commentary on 2 Maccabees, p. 61. (B. D. American edition under the word ).)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2:2; 27:11; 27:29
1:5; 7:3; 15:2
1:19; 2:6; 2:18; 2:20; 3:22; 4:9; 4:22; 5:1; 5:10; 5:15; 5:18; 6:41; 6:41; 6:52; 6:52; 7:1; 7:11; 7:13; 9:18; 9:22; 10:24; 10:31; 10:33; 11:8; 13:33; 18:14; 18:33
2:11; 10:28; 13:6; 14:1; 14:5; 16:1; 18:2; 18:4; 18:24; 19:10; 19:14; 21:21; 21:39; 22:3; 24:24
1:16; 2:9; 2:23
1 Corinthians
1:13; 2:13
2:9; 3:9

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2453 matches the Greek Ἰουδαῖος (ioudaios),
which occurs 197 times in 188 verses in the TR Greek.

Page 1 / 4 (Mat 2:2–Jhn 10:31)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:2 - “Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? G2453 For we saw His star in the east and have come to worship Him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:11 - Now Jesus stood before the governor, and the governor questioned Him, saying, “Are You the King of the Jews?” G2453 And Jesus said to him, It is as you say.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:29 - And after twisting together a crown of thorns, they put it on His head, and a [fn]reed in His right hand; and they knelt down before Him and mocked Him, saying, “Hail, King of the Jews!” G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:37 - And above His head they put up the charge against Him [fn]which read, “THIS IS JESUS THE KING OF THE JEWS.” G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 28:15 - And they took the money and did as they had been instructed; and this story was widely spread among the Jews, G2453 and is to this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:3 - (For the Pharisees and all the Jews G2453 do not eat unless they [fn]carefully wash their hands, thus observing the traditions of the elders;
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:2 - Pilate questioned Him, “Are You the King of the Jews?” G2453 And He *answered him, It is as you say.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:9 - Pilate answered them, saying, “Do you want me to release for you the King of the Jews?” G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:12 - Answering again, Pilate said to them, “Then what shall I do with Him whom you call the King of the Jews?” G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:18 - and they began to acclaim Him, “Hail, King of the Jews!” G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:26 - The inscription of the charge against Him [fn]read, “THE KING OF THE JEWS.” G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:3 - When he heard about Jesus, he sent some [fn]Jewish G2453 elders asking Him to come and [fn]save the life of his slave.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:3 - So Pilate asked Him, saying, “Are You the King of the Jews?” G2453 And He answered him and said, It is as you say.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:37 - and saying, “If You are the King of the Jews, G2453 save Yourself!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:38 - Now there was also an inscription above Him, “THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.” G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:51 - (he had not consented to their plan and action), a man from Arimathea, a city of the Jews, G2453 who was waiting for the kingdom of God;
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:19 - This is the testimony of John, when the Jews G2453 sent to him priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, “Who are you?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:6 - Now there were six stone waterpots set there for the Jewish G2453 custom of purification, containing [fn]twenty or thirty gallons each.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:13 - The Passover of the Jews G2453 was near, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:18 - The Jews G2453 then said to Him, “What sign do You show us [fn]as your authority for doing these things?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:20 - The Jews G2453 then said, “It took forty-six years to build this [fn]temple, and will You raise it up in three days?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:1 - Now there was a man of the Pharisees, named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews; G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:22 - After these things Jesus and His disciples came into the land of Judea, G2453 and there He was spending time with them and baptizing.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:25 - Therefore there arose a discussion on the part of John’s disciples with a Jew G2453 about purification.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:9 - Therefore the Samaritan woman *said to Him, “How is it that You, being a Jew, G2453 ask me for a drink since I am a Samaritan woman?” (For Jews G2453 have no dealings with Samaritans.)
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:22 - “You worship what you do not know; we worship what we know, for salvation is from the Jews. G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:1 - After these things there was a feast of the Jews, G2453 and Jesus went up to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:10 - So the Jews G2453 were saying to the man who was cured, “It is the Sabbath, and it is not permissible for you to carry your pallet.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:15 - The man went away, and told the Jews G2453 that it was Jesus who had made him well.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:16 - For this reason the Jews G2453 were persecuting Jesus, because He was doing these things on the Sabbath.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:18 - For this reason therefore the Jews G2453 were seeking all the more to kill Him, because He not only was breaking the Sabbath, but also was calling God His own Father, making Himself equal with God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:4 - Now the Passover, the feast of the Jews, G2453 was near.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:41 - Therefore the Jews G2453 were grumbling about Him, because He said, “I am the bread that came down out of heaven.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:52 - Then the Jews G2453 began to argue with one another, saying, “How can this man give us His flesh to eat?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:1 - After these things Jesus was walking in Galilee, for He was unwilling to walk in Judea G2453 because the Jews G2453 were seeking to kill Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:2 - Now the feast of the Jews, G2453 the Feast of Booths, was near.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:11 - So the Jews G2453 were seeking Him at the feast and were saying, “Where is He?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:13 - Yet no one was speaking openly of Him for fear of the Jews. G2453
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:15 - The Jews G2453 then were astonished, saying, “How has this man become learned, having never been educated?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:35 - The Jews G2453 then said to one another, “Where does this man intend to go that we will not find Him? He is not intending to go to the Dispersion among the Greeks, and teach the Greeks, is He?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:22 - So the Jews G2453 were saying, “Surely He will not kill Himself, will He, since He says, ‘Where I am going, you cannot come’?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:31 - So Jesus was saying to those Jews G2453 who had believed Him, “If you continue in My word, then you are truly disciples of Mine;
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:48 - The Jews G2453 answered and said to Him, “Do we not say rightly that You are a Samaritan and have a demon?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:52 - The Jews G2453 said to Him, “Now we know that You have a demon. Abraham died, and the prophets also; and You say, ‘If anyone keeps My word, he will never taste of death.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:57 - So the Jews G2453 said to Him, “You are not yet fifty years old, and have You seen Abraham?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:18 - The Jews G2453 then did not believe it of him, that he had been blind and had received sight, until they called the parents of the very one who had received his sight,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:22 - His parents said this because they were afraid of the Jews; G2453 for the Jews G2453 had already agreed that if anyone confessed Him to be [fn]Christ, he was to be put out of the synagogue.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:19 - A division occurred again among the Jews G2453 because of these words.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:24 - The Jews G2453 then gathered around Him, and were saying to Him, “How long [fn]will You keep us in suspense? If You are [fn]the Christ, tell us plainly.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:31 - The Jews G2453 picked up stones again to stone Him.

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