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Lexicon :: Strong's G2495 - iōnas

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iōnas (Key)
Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of Hebrew origin יוֹנָה (H3124)
9x in 2 unique form(s)
14x in 2 unique form(s)
13x in 2 unique form(s)
Dictionary Aids

TDNT Reference: 3:406,380

Strong’s Definitions

Ἰωνᾶς Iōnâs, ee-o-nas'; of Hebrew origin (H3124); Jonas (i.e. Jonah), the name of two Israelites:—Jonas.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x

The KJV translates Strong's G2495 in the following manner: Jonas (the prophet) (9x), Jona (father of Peter) (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strong's G2495 in the following manner: Jonas (the prophet) (9x), Jona (father of Peter) (4x).
  1. Jonah or Jonas = "dove"

    1. the fifth minor prophet, the son of Amittai, and a native of Gath-hepher and lived during the reign of Jeroboam II, king of Israel

    2. Jonas, the father of Peter

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Ἰωνᾶς Iōnâs, ee-o-nas'; of Hebrew origin (H3124); Jonas (i.e. Jonah), the name of two Israelites:—Jonas.
STRONGS NT 2495: Ἰωνᾶς
Ἰωνᾶς, -ᾶ [Buttmann, 20 (17f)], , (יונָה a dove), Jonah (or Jonas);
1. Jonah, the O. T. prophet, a native of Gath-hepher in the tribe of Zebulun. He lived during the reign of Jeroboam II, king of Israel (2 Kings 14:25). The narrative of his miraculous experiences, constructed for a didactic purpose, is given in the book which bears his name [on the historic character of which cf. B. D. (especially American edition) or McClintock and Strong's Cyclopaedia, under the word; also Ladd, Doctr. of Sacr. Script. i. 65ff]: Matthew 12:39-41; Matthew 16:4; Luke 11:29f, 32.
2. Jonah (or Jonas), a fisherman, father of the apostle Peter: Matthew 16:17 [L T WH here Βαριωνᾶ, see βαριωνᾶς]; John 1:42 (43) [R G L marginal reading Tr marginal reading, and R G in] John 21:15, [16, 17] (see Ἰωάννης, 3).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Kings
12:39; 12:40; 12:41; 16:4; 16:17
11:29; 11:32
1:42; 1:43; 21:15; 21:16-17

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2495 matches the Greek Ἰωνᾶς (iōnas),
which occurs 13 times in 12 verses in the LXX Greek.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 14:25 - αὐτὸς ἀπέστησεν τὸ ὅριον Ισραηλ ἀπὸ εἰσόδου Αιμαθ ἕως τῆς θαλάσσης τῆς Αραβα κατὰ τὸ ῥῆμα κυρίου θεοῦ Ισραηλ ἐλάλησεν ἐν χειρὶ δούλου αὐτοῦ Ιωνα G2495 υἱοῦ Αμαθι τοῦ προφήτου τοῦ ἐκ Γεθχοβερ
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:3 - (LXX 1:3)καὶ ἀνέστη Ιωνας G2495 τοῦ φυγεῗν εἰς Θαρσις ἐκ προσώπου κυρίου καὶ κατέβη εἰς Ιοππην καὶ εὗρεν πλοῗον βαδίζον εἰς Θαρσις καὶ ἔδωκεν τὸ ναῦλον αὐτοῦ καὶ ἐνέβη εἰς αὐτὸ τοῦ πλεῦσαι μετ᾽ αὐτῶν εἰς Θαρσις ἐκ προσώπου κυρίου
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:5 - (LXX 1:5)καὶ ἐφοβήθησαν οἱ ναυτικοὶ καὶ ἀνεβόων ἕκαστος πρὸς τὸν θεὸν αὐτῶν καὶ ἐκβολὴν ἐποιήσαντο τῶν σκευῶν τῶν ἐν τῷ πλοίῳ εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν τοῦ κουφισθῆναι ἀπ᾽ αὐτῶν Ιωνας G2495 δὲ κατέβη εἰς τὴν κοίλην τοῦ πλοίου καὶ ἐκάθευδεν καὶ ἔρρεγχεν
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:12 - (LXX 1:12)καὶ εἶπεν Ιωνας G2495 πρὸς αὐτούς ἄρατέ με καὶ ἐμβάλετέ με εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν καὶ κοπάσει θάλασσα ἀφ᾽ ὑμῶν διότι ἔγνωκα ἐγὼ ὅτι δι᾽ ἐμὲ κλύδων μέγας οὗτος ἐφ᾽ ὑμᾶς ἐστιν
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:17 - (LXX 2:1)καὶ προσέταξεν κύριος κήτει μεγάλῳ καταπιεῗν τὸν Ιωναν καὶ ἦν Ιωνας G2495 ἐν τῇ κοιλίᾳ τοῦ κήτους τρεῗς ἡμέρας καὶ τρεῗς νύκτας
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 2:1 - (LXX 2:2)καὶ προσηύξατο Ιωνας G2495 πρὸς κύριον τὸν θεὸν αὐτοῦ ἐκ τῆς κοιλίας τοῦ κήτους
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:3 - (LXX 3:3)καὶ ἀνέστη Ιωνας G2495 καὶ ἐπορεύθη εἰς Νινευη καθὼς ἐλάλησεν κύριος δὲ Νινευη ἦν πόλις μεγάλη τῷ θεῷ ὡσεὶ πορείας ὁδοῦ ἡμερῶν τριῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 3:4 - (LXX 3:4)καὶ ἤρξατο Ιωνας G2495 τοῦ εἰσελθεῗν εἰς τὴν πόλιν ὡσεὶ πορείαν ἡμέρας μιᾶς καὶ ἐκήρυξεν καὶ εἶπεν ἔτι τρεῗς ἡμέραι καὶ Νινευη καταστραφήσεται
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 4:1 - (LXX 4:1)καὶ ἐλυπήθη Ιωνας G2495 λύπην μεγάλην καὶ συνεχύθη
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 4:5 - (LXX 4:5)καὶ ἐξῆλθεν Ιωνας G2495 ἐκ τῆς πόλεως καὶ ἐκάθισεν ἀπέναντι τῆς πόλεως καὶ ἐποίησεν ἑαυτῷ ἐκεῗ σκηνὴν καὶ ἐκάθητο ὑποκάτω αὐτῆς ἐν σκιᾷ ἕως οὗ ἀπίδῃ τί ἔσται τῇ πόλει
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 4:6 - (LXX 4:6)καὶ προσέταξεν κύριος θεὸς κολοκύνθῃ καὶ ἀνέβη ὑπὲρ κεφαλῆς τοῦ Ιωνα G2495 τοῦ εἶναι σκιὰν ὑπεράνω τῆς κεφαλῆς αὐτοῦ τοῦ σκιάζειν αὐτῷ ἀπὸ τῶν κακῶν αὐτοῦ καὶ ἐχάρη Ιωνας G2495 ἐπὶ τῇ κολοκύνθῃ χαρὰν μεγάλην
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 4:8 - (LXX 4:8)καὶ ἐγένετο ἅμα τῷ ἀνατεῗλαι τὸν ἥλιον καὶ προσέταξεν θεὸς πνεύματι καύσωνος συγκαίοντι καὶ ἐπάταξεν ἥλιος ἐπὶ τὴν κεφαλὴν Ιωνα G2495 καὶ ὠλιγοψύχησεν καὶ ἀπελέγετο τὴν ψυχὴν αὐτοῦ καὶ εἶπεν καλόν μοι ἀποθανεῗν με ζῆν

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