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Lexicon :: Strong's G2590 - karpos

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karpos (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably from the base of ἁρπάζω (G726)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:614,416

Strong’s Definitions

καρπός karpós, kar-pos'; probably from the base of G726; fruit (as plucked), literally or figuratively:—fruit.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 66x

The KJV translates Strong's G2590 in the following manner: fruit (66x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 66x
The KJV translates Strong's G2590 in the following manner: fruit (66x).
  1. fruit

    1. the fruit of the trees, vines, of the fields

    2. the fruit of one's loins, i.e. his progeny, his posterity

  2. that which originates or comes from something, an effect, result

    1. work, act, deed

    2. advantage, profit, utility

    3. praises, which are presented to God as a thank offering

    4. to gather fruit (i.e. a reaped harvest) into life eternal (as into a granary), is used in fig. discourse of those who by their labours have fitted souls to obtain eternal life

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
καρπός karpós, kar-pos'; probably from the base of G726; fruit (as plucked), literally or figuratively:—fruit.
καρπός, καρποῦ, (cf. Latincarpo; A-S. hearf-est (harvest i. e. the ingathering of crops); Curtius, § 42); Hebrew פְּרִי; from Homer down; fruit;
1. properly: the fruit of trees, Matthew 12:33; Matthew 21:19; Mark 11:14; Luke 6:44; Luke 13:6f; of vines, Matthew 21:34; Mark 12:2; Luke 20:10; 1 Corinthians 9:7; of the fields, Luke 12:17; Mark 4:29; 2 Timothy 2:6; (James 5:7); βλαστάνειν, James 5:18; ποιεῖν, to bear fruit (after the Hebrew פְּרִי עָשָׂה (see ποιέω, I. 1 e.)), Matthew 3:10; Matthew 7:17-19; Matthew 13:26; Luke 3:9; Luke 11:43; Luke 8:8; Luke 13:9; Revelation 22:2; διδόναι, Matthew 13:8; Mark 4:7f; φέρειν, Matthew 7:18 T WH; John 12:24; John 15:2, 4f; (trop. John 15:8, 16); ἀποδιδόναι, to yield fruit, Revelation 22:2; to render (pay) the fruit, Matthew 21:41; by a Hebraism, καρπός τῆς κοιλίας, i. e. the unborn child, Luke 1:42 (בֶּטֶן פְּרִי, Deuteronomy 28:4, where the Sept. τά ἔκγονα τῆς κοιλίας); τῆς ὀσφύος the fruit of one's loins, i. e. his progeny, his posterity, Acts 2:30 (Genesis 30:2; Psalm 126:3 (Ps. 127:3); Psalms 131:11 (Ps. 132:11); Micah 6:7); cf. Winer's Grammar, 33 (32).
2. Metaphorically, that which originates or comes from something; an effect, result;
a. equivalent to ἔργον, work, act, deed: with the genitive of the author, τοῦ πνεύματος, Galatians 5:22; τοῦ φωτός, Ephesians 5:9 (Rec. τοῦ πνεύματος); τῆς δικαιοσύνης, Philippians 1:11 (cf.
b. below); of Christian charity, i. e. benefit, Romans 15:28; καρπόν πολύν φέρειν, to accomplish much (for the propagation of Christianity and its furtherance in the souls of men), John 15:8, 16; used of men's deeds as exponents of their hearts (cf. Winer's Grammar, 372 (348)), Matthew 7:16, 20; ἀγαθοί, James 3:17; καρποί τῆς βασιλείας τοῦ Θεοῦ, deeds required for the attainment of salvation in the kingdom of God, Matthew 21:43; ποιεῖν καρπούς ἀξίους τῆς μετανοίας, to exhibit deeds agreeing with a change of heart, Matthew 3:8; Luke 3:8 (cf. ἄξια τῆς μετανοίας ἔργα πράσσειν, Acts 26:20), b. advantage, profit, utility: Philippians 1:22; Philippians 4:17; ἔχειν καρπόν, to get fruit, Romans 1:13; Romans 6:21f; τῆς δικαιοσύνης, benefit arising from righteousness (others make it genitive of apposition, Winer's Grammar, § 59, 8 a.), Hebrews 12:11; which consists in righteousness (genitive of apposition), James 3:18 (cf. Philippians 1:11 in a. above, and Meyer ad loc.; Proverbs 11:30; Amos 6:12).
c. by a Hebraism οἱ καρποί τῶν χειλέων, praises, which are presented to God as a thank-offering: Hebrews 13:15 (Hosea 14:2; Proverbs 12:14; Proverbs 29:49 (Prov. 31:31)). Cf. Winers Grammar, 33 (32) note 1.
d. συνάγειν καρπόν εἰς ζωήν αἰώνιον, to gather fruit (i. e. a reaped harvest) into life eternal (as into a granary), is used in figurative discourse of those who by their labors have fitted souls to obtain eternal life, John 4:36.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

126:3; 127:3; 132:11
11:30; 12:14; 31:31
3:8; 3:10; 7:16; 7:17; 7:18; 7:18; 7:19; 7:20; 12:33; 13:8; 13:26; 21:19; 21:34; 21:41; 21:43
4:7; 4:29; 11:14; 12:2
1:42; 3:8; 3:9; 6:44; 8:8; 11:43; 12:17; 13:6; 13:9; 20:10
4:36; 12:24; 15:2; 15:4; 15:8; 15:8; 15:16; 15:16
2:30; 26:20
1:13; 6:21; 15:28
1 Corinthians
1:11; 1:11; 1:22; 4:17
2 Timothy
12:11; 13:15
3:17; 3:18; 5:7; 5:18
22:2; 22:2

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2590 matches the Greek καρπός (karpos),
which occurs 66 times in 56 verses in the TR Greek.

Page 1 / 2 (Mat 3:8–Heb 12:11)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 3:8 - “Therefore produce fruit G2590 consistent with repentance;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 3:10 - “And the axe is already laid at the root of the trees; therefore, every tree that does not bear good fruit G2590 is being cut down and thrown into the fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:16 - “You will [fn]know them by their fruits G2590. [fn]Grapes are not gathered from thorn bushes, nor figs from thistles, are they?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:17 - “So every good tree bears good fruit G2590, but the bad tree bears bad fruit G2590.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:18 - “A good tree cannot bear bad fruit G2590, nor can a bad tree bear good fruit G2590.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:19 - “Every tree that does not bear good fruit G2590 is cut down and thrown into the fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:20 - “So then, you will [fn]know them by their fruits G2590.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:33 - “Either [fn]assume the tree to be good as well as its fruit G2590 good, or [fn]assume the tree to be bad as well as its fruit G2590 bad; for the tree is known by its fruit G2590.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:8 - “But others fell on the good soil and yielded a crop G2590, some a hundred, some sixty, and some thirty times as much.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:26 - “And when the [fn]wheat sprouted and produced grain G2590, then the weeds also became evident.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:19 - And seeing a lone fig tree by the road, He came to it and found nothing on it except leaves alone; and He *said to it, “No longer shall there ever be any fruit G2590 from you.” And at once the fig tree withered.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:34 - “And when the [fn]harvest G2590 time approached, he sent his slaves to the vine-growers to receive his fruit G2590.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:41 - They *said to Him, “He will bring those wretches to a wretched end and lease the vineyard to other vine-growers, who will pay him the fruit G2590 in the proper seasons.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:43 - “Therefore I say to you, the kingdom of God will be taken away from you and given to a [fn]people producing its fruit G2590.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:7 - “Other seed fell among the thorns, and the thorns came up and choked it, and it yielded no crop G2590.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:8 - “Other seeds fell into the good soil, and as they grew up and increased, they yielded a crop G2590 and produced thirty, sixty, and a hundred times as much.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 4:29 - “Now when the crop G2590 permits, he immediately [fn]puts in the sickle, because the harvest has come.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 11:14 - And He said to it, “May no one ever eat fruit G2590 from you again!” And His disciples were listening.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:2 - “And at the harvest time he sent a slave to the vine-growers, in order to receive his share of the produce G2590 of the vineyard from the vine-growers.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:42 - And she cried out with a loud voice and said, “Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit G2590 of your womb!
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 3:8 - “Therefore produce fruits G2590 that are consistent with repentance, and do not start saying [fn]to yourselves, ‘We have Abraham as our father,’ for I say to you that from these stones God is able to raise up children for Abraham.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 3:9 - “But indeed the axe is already being laid at the root of the trees; so every tree that does not bear good fruit G2590 is cut down and thrown into the fire.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:43 - “For there is no good tree that bears bad fruit G2590, nor, [fn]on the other hand, a bad tree that bears good fruit G2590.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:44 - “For each tree is known by its own fruit G2590. For people do not gather figs from thorns, nor do they pick grapes from a briar bush.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:8 - “And yet other seed fell into the good soil, and grew up, and produced a crop G2590 a hundred times as much.” As He said these things, He would call out, “The one who has ears to hear, [fn]let him hear.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:17 - “And he began thinking to himself, saying, ‘What shall I do, since I have no place to store my crops G2590?’
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:6 - And He began telling this parable: “A man had a fig tree which had been planted in his vineyard; and he came looking for fruit G2590 on it and did not find any.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:7 - “And he said to the vineyard-keeper, ‘Look! For three years I have come looking for fruit G2590 on this fig tree [fn]without finding any. Cut it down! Why does it even use up the ground?’
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:9 - and if it bears fruit G2590 next year, fine; but if not, cut it down.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 20:10 - “At the harvest time he sent a slave to the vine-growers, so that they would give him his share of the produce G2590 of the vineyard; but the vine-growers beat him and sent him away empty-handed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:36 - “Already the one who reaps is receiving wages and is gathering fruit G2590 for eternal life, so that the one who sows and the one who reaps may rejoice together.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:24 - “Truly, truly I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains alone; but if it dies, it bears much fruit G2590.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 15:2 - “Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit G2590, He takes away; and every branch that bears fruit G2590, He [fn]prunes it so that it may bear more fruit G2590.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 15:4 - “Remain in Me, [fn]and I in you. Just as the branch cannot bear fruit G2590 [fn]of itself [fn]but must remain in the vine, so neither can you unless you remain in Me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 15:5 - “I am the vine, you are the branches; the one who remains in Me, and I in him [fn]bears much fruit G2590, for apart from Me you can do nothing.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 15:8 - “My Father is glorified by this, that you bear much fruit G2590, and so [fn]prove to be My disciples.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 15:16 - “You did not choose Me but I chose you, and appointed you that you would go and bear fruit G2590, and that your fruit G2590 would remain, so that whatever you ask of the Father in My name He may give to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:30 - “So because he was a prophet and knew that God had sworn to him with an oath to seat one [fn]of his descendants G2590 on his throne,
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:13 - I do not want you to be unaware, brothers and sisters, that often I have planned to come to you (and have been prevented so far) so that I may obtain some fruit G2590 among you also just as among the rest of the Gentiles.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:21 - Therefore what [fn]benefit G2590 were you then [fn]deriving from the things of which you are now ashamed? For the outcome of those things is death.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 6:22 - But now having been freed from sin and enslaved to God, you [fn]derive your [fn]benefit G2590, [fn]resulting in sanctification, and the outcome, eternal life.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 15:28 - Therefore, when I have finished this, and have [fn]put my seal on this fruit G2590 of theirs, I will go on by way of you to Spain.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 9:7 - Who at any time serves as a soldier at his own expense? Who plants a vineyard and does not eat its fruit G2590? Or who tends a flock and does not [fn]consume some of the milk of the flock?
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 5:22 - But the fruit G2590 of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 5:9 - (for the fruit G2590 of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness, and truth),
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:11 - having been filled with the fruit G2590 of righteousness which comes through Jesus Christ, for the glory and praise of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:22 - [fn]But if I am to live on in the flesh, this will mean fruitful G2590 labor for me; and I do not know [fn]which to choose.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 4:17 - Not that I seek the gift itself, but I seek the [fn]profit G2590 which increases to your account.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 2:6 - The hard-working farmer ought to be the first to receive his share of the crops G2590.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 12:11 - For the moment, all discipline seems not to be pleasant, but painful; yet to those who have been trained by it, afterward it yields the peaceful fruit G2590 of righteousness.

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