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Lexicon :: Strong's G2537 - kainos

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kainos (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain affinity
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:447,388

Trench's Synonyms: lx. νέος, καινός.

Strong’s Definitions

καινός kainós, kahee-nos'; of uncertain affinity; new (especially in freshness; while G3501 is properly so with respect to age:—new.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 44x

The KJV translates Strong's G2537 in the following manner: new (44x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 44x
The KJV translates Strong's G2537 in the following manner: new (44x).
  1. new

    1. as respects form

      1. recently made, fresh, recent, unused, unworn

    2. as respects substance

      1. of a new kind, unprecedented, novel, uncommon, unheard of

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
καινός kainós, kahee-nos'; of uncertain affinity; new (especially in freshness; while G3501 is properly so with respect to age:—new.
καινός, καινή, καινόν (from Aeschylus and Herodotus down); the Sept. for חָדָשׁ; new, i. e.
a. as respects form; recently made, fresh, recent, unused, unworn (opposed to παλαιός old, antiquated): as ἀσκός, Matthew 9:11; Mark 2:22 (T omits; Tr WH brackets the clause); Luke 5:38 ἱμάτιον, Luke 5:36; πλήρωμα, Mark 2:21; μνημεῖον, Matthew 27:60; with ἐν οὐδέπω οὐδείς ἐτέθη added, John 19:41; καινά καί παλαιά, Matthew 13:52; new, which as recently made is superior to what it succeeds: διαθήκη, Matthew 26:28 (T WH omit καινά); Mark 14:24 R L; Luke 22:20 (WH reject the passage); 1 Corinthians 11:25; 2 Corinthians 3:6; Hebrews 8:8, 13; Hebrews 9:15 (Jeremiah 38:31 (Jer. 31:31)); καινοί οὐρανοί, καινή γῆ, 2 Peter 3:13; Revelation 21:1 (Isaiah 65:17; Isaiah 66:22); Ἱερουσαλήμ (see Ἱεροσόλυμα, at the end), Revelation 3:12; Revelation 21:2; ἄνθρωπος (see the word, 1 f.), Ephesians 2:15; Ephesians 4:24 (καρδία, πνεῦμα, Ezekiel 18:31; Ezekiel 36:26); καινά πάντα ποιῶ, I bring all things into a new and better condition, Revelation 21:5; γέννημα τῆς ἀμπέλου, Matthew 26:29; Mark 14:25.
b. as respects substance; of a new kind; unprecedented, novel, uncommon, unheard of (ἑτέρα καί καινά δαιμόνια, Xenophon, mem. 1, 1, 1): διδαχή, Mark 1:27; Acts 17:19; ἐντολή, given now for the first time, John 13:34; 1 John 2:7; 2 John 1:5; ὄνομα, with the added explanation οὐδείς οἶδεν (ἔγνω Rec.), Revelation 2:17 (Isaiah 62:2; Isaiah 65:15); ᾠδή, Revelation 5:9; Revelation 14:3 (Psalm 143:9 (Ps. 144:9); ὕμνος, Isaiah 42:10; ᾆσμα, Psalm 32:3 (Ps. 33:3); Psalms 39:4 (Ps. 40:4), etc.); λέγειν τί καί ( L T Tr WH) ἀκούειν καινότερον, Acts 17:21 (newer namely, than that which is already; (cf. Winer's Grammar, 244 (228f))); κτίσις, Galatians 6:15; καινά τά πάντα, all things are new, previously non-existent, begin to be far different from what they were before, 2 Corinthians 5:17 (L T Tr WH omit τά πάντα); μηκέτι οὔσης τῆς ἀνομίας, καινων δέ γεγονότων πάντων ὑπό κυρίου, the Epistle of Barnabas 15, 7 [ET]. γλῶσσαι (see γλῶσσα, 2): Mark 16:17 (Tr text WH text omit; Tr marginal reading brackets καινων)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

32:3; 33:3; 39:4; 40:4; 143:9; 144:9
42:10; 62:2; 65:15; 65:17; 66:22
18:31; 36:26
9:11; 13:52; 26:28; 26:29; 27:60
1:27; 2:21; 2:22; 14:24; 14:25; 16:17
5:36; 5:38; 22:20
13:34; 19:41
17:19; 17:21
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
3:6; 5:17
2:15; 4:24
8:8; 8:13; 9:15
2 Peter
1 John
2 John
2:17; 3:12; 5:9; 14:3; 21:1; 21:2; 21:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2537 matches the Greek καινός (kainos),
which occurs 44 times in 38 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:17 - “Nor do people put new wine into old wineskins; otherwise the wineskins burst, and the wine pours out and the wineskins are ruined; but they put new wine into fresh G2537 wineskins, and both are preserved.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:52 - And [fn]Jesus said to them, “Therefore every scribe who has become a disciple of the kingdom of heaven is like a head of a household, who brings out of his treasure things G2537 new G2537 and old.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:28 - for this is My blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for forgiveness of sins.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:29 - “But I say to you, I will not drink of this fruit of the vine from now on until that day when I drink it new G2537 with you in My Father’s kingdom.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:60 - and laid it in his own new G2537 tomb, which he had hewn out in the rock; and he rolled a large stone against the entrance of the tomb and went away.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 1:27 - They were all amazed, so that they debated among themselves, saying, “What is this? A new G2537 teaching with authority! He commands even the unclean spirits, and they obey Him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 2:21 - “No one sews [fn]a patch of unshrunk cloth on an old garment; otherwise [fn]the patch pulls away from it, the new G2537 from the old, and a worse tear results.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 2:22 - “No one puts new wine into old wineskins; otherwise the wine will burst the skins, and the wine is lost and the skins as well; but one puts new wine into fresh G2537 wineskins.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:24 - And He said to them, “This is My blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:25 - “Truly I say to you, I will never again drink of the fruit of the vine until that day when I drink it new G2537 in the kingdom of God.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:17 - “These [fn]signs will accompany those who have believed: in My name they will cast out demons, they will speak with new G2537 tongues;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:36 - And He was also telling them a parable: “No one tears a piece of cloth from a new G2537 garment and puts it on an old garment; otherwise he will both tear the new, G2537 and the piece from the new G2537 will not match the old.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:38 - “But new wine must be put into fresh G2537 wineskins.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:20 - And in the same way He took the cup after they had eaten, saying, “This cup which is poured out for you is the new G2537 covenant in My blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:34 - “A new G2537 commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:41 - Now in the place where He was crucified there was a garden, and in the garden a new G2537 tomb in which no one had yet been laid.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:19 - And they took him and brought him [fn]to the [fn]Areopagus, saying, “May we know what this new G2537 teaching is [fn]which you are proclaiming?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:21 - (Now all the Athenians and the strangers visiting there used to spend their time in nothing other than telling or hearing something new.) G2537
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 11:25 - In the same way He took the cup also after supper, saying, “This cup is the new G2537 covenant in My blood; do this, as often as you drink it, in remembrance of Me.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 3:6 - who also made us adequate as servants of a new G2537 covenant, not of the letter but of the Spirit; for the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 5:17 - Therefore if anyone is in Christ, [fn]he is a new G2537 creature; the old things passed away; behold, new G2537 things G2537 have come.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 6:15 - For neither is circumcision anything, nor uncircumcision, but a new G2537 [fn]creation.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 2:15 - [fn]by abolishing in His flesh the enmity, which is the Law of commandments contained in ordinances, so that in Himself He might [fn]make the two into one new G2537 man, thus establishing peace,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:24 - and put on the new G2537 [fn]self, which [fn]in the likeness of God has been created in righteousness and holiness of the truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 8:8 - For finding fault with them, He says,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 8:13 - [fn]When He said, “A new G2537 covenant,” He has made the first obsolete. But whatever is becoming obsolete and growing old is [fn]ready to disappear.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 9:15 - For this reason He is the mediator of a new G2537 covenant, so that, since a death has taken place for the redemption of the transgressions that were committed under the first covenant, those who have been called may receive the promise of the eternal inheritance.
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 3:13 - But according to His promise we are looking for new G2537 heavens and a new G2537 earth, in which righteousness dwells.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 2:7 - Beloved, I am not writing a new G2537 commandment to you, but an old commandment which you have had from the beginning; the old commandment is the word which you have heard.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 2:8 - [fn]On the other hand, I am writing a new G2537 commandment to you, which is true in Him and in you, because the darkness is passing away and the true Light is already shining.
Unchecked Copy Box2Jo 1:5 - Now I ask you, lady, not as though I were writing to you a new G2537 commandment, but the one which we have had from the beginning, that we love one another.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 2:17 - ‘He who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the churches. To him who overcomes, to him I will give some of the hidden manna, and I will give him a white stone, and a new G2537 name written on the stone which no one knows but he who receives it.’
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:12 - ‘He who overcomes, I will make him a pillar in the temple of My God, and he will not go out from it anymore; and I will write on him the name of My God, and the name of the city of My God, the new G2537 Jerusalem, which comes down out of heaven from My God, and My new G2537 name.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:9 - And they *sang a new G2537 song, saying, “Worthy are You to take the [fn]book and to break its seals; for You were slain, and purchased for God with Your blood men from every tribe and tongue and people and nation.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:3 - And they *[fn]sang a new G2537 song before the throne and before the four living creatures and the elders; and no one could learn the song except the one hundred and forty-four thousand who had been purchased from the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:1 - Then I saw a new G2537 heaven and a new G2537 earth; for the first heaven and the first earth passed away, and there is no longer any sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:2 - And I saw the holy city, new G2537 Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, made ready as a bride adorned for her husband.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:5 - And He who sits on the throne said, “Behold, I am making all things new.” G2537 And He *said, “Write, for these words are faithful and true.”
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