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Lexicon :: Strong's G2744 - kauchaomai

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καυχάομαι
Transliteration
kauchaomai (Key)
Pronunciation
kow-khah'-om-ahee
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
From some (obsolete) base akin to that of aucheo (to boast) and εὔχομαι (G2172)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:645,423

Strong’s Definitions

καυχάομαι kaucháomai, kow-khah'-om-ahee; from some (obsolete) base akin to that of αὐχέω auchéō (to boast) and G2172; to vaunt (in a good or a bad sense):—(make) boast, glory, joy, rejoice.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 38x

The KJV translates Strong's G2744 in the following manner: glory (23x), boast (8x), rejoice (4x), make boast (2x), joy (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 38x
The KJV translates Strong's G2744 in the following manner: glory (23x), boast (8x), rejoice (4x), make boast (2x), joy (1x).
  1. to glory (whether with reason or without)

  2. to glory on account of a thing

  3. to glory in a thing

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
καυχάομαι kaucháomai, kow-khah'-om-ahee; from some (obsolete) base akin to that of αὐχέω auchéō (to boast) and G2172; to vaunt (in a good or a bad sense):—(make) boast, glory, joy, rejoice.
STRONGS NT 2744: καυχάομαι
καυχάομαι, καυχῶμαι, 2 person singular καυχᾶσαι ( Romans 2:17, 23; 1 Corinthians 4:7; see κατακαυχάομαι ); future καυχήσομαι; 1 aorist ἐκαυχησαμην; perfect κεκαύχημαι; ( καύχη a boast); (from Pindar and Herodotus down); the Sept. mostly for הִתְהַלֵּל; in the N. T. often used by Paul (some 35 times; by James twice); to glory (whether with reason or without): absolutely, 1 Corinthians 1:31a; 1 Corinthians 4:7; 1 Corinthians 13:3 L (stereotype edition, WH (see καίω )); 2 Cor. 10:( 2 Corinthians 10:13), 2 Corinthians 10:17a; 2 Corinthians 11:16, 18; 12:1, 6, 11 Rec.; Ephesians 2:9; James 4:16; τί (accusative of the thing (cf. Winers Grammar, 222 (209))), to glory (on account) of a thing: 2 Corinthians 9:2 ( ἥν καυχῶμαι ὑπέρ ὑμῶν Μακεδόσιν, which I boast of on your behalf unto the Macedonians ( Buttmann, § 133, 1); cf. 2 Corinthians 7:14 (and see below)); 2 Corinthians 11:30 ( Proverbs 27:1; Lucian, ocyp. 120); followed by ἐν with the dative of the object ( Winers Grammar, § 33 d.; Buttmann, § 133, 23), to glory in a thing (by a usage foreign to classical Greek; but the Latin says glorior in aliquo): Romans 2:23; Romans 5:3; 1 Corinthians 3:21; 2 Corinthians 5:12; 2 Corinthians 10:15; 2 Corinthians 11:12 (cf. Buttmann, 106 (92)); 2 Corinthians 12:5, 9; Galatians 6:13; 2 Thessalonians 1:4 R G; James 1:9 ( Jeremiah 9:23; 1 Chronicles 16:35); ἐν Θεῷ, ἐν τῷ Θεῷ, in God, i. e. the knowledge of God, intimacy with him, his favors, etc. Romans 2:17; Romans 5:11 ( ἐν τοῖς θεοῖς, Theophilus ad Autol. 1, 1, 1); ἐν κυρίῳ, 1 Corinthians 1:31b; 2 Corinthians 10:17b; ἐν Χριστῷ Ἰησοῦ, Philippians 3:3; followed by ἐπί with the dative of the object (cf. Winers Grammar, § 33 d.; Buttmann, § 133, 23), Romans 5:2 ( Proverbs 25:14; Sir. 30:2: Diodorus 16:70); περί τίνος, 2 Corinthians 10:8; εἰς τί, in regard of, in reference to, 2 Corinthians 10:16 ( Aristotle, pol. 5, 10, p. 1311, 4). ὑπέρ with the genitive of person, to one's advantage, to the praise of one (on one's behalf): 2 Corinthians 7:14; 2 Corinthians 12:5. ἐνώπιον τοῦ Θεοῦ, as though standing in his presence, 1 Corinthians 1:29 (cf. Buttmann, 17, 3 (150). Compare: ἐνκαυχάομαι, κατακαυχάομαι.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Chronicles
16:35
Proverbs
25:14; 27:1
Jeremiah
9:23
Romans
2:17; 2:17; 2:23; 2:23; 5:2; 5:3; 5:11
1 Corinthians
1:29; 1:31; 1:31; 3:21; 4:7; 4:7; 13:3
2 Corinthians
5:12; 7:14; 7:14; 9:2; 10; 10:8; 10:13; 10:15; 10:16; 10:17; 10:17; 11:12; 11:16; 11:18; 11:30; 12:1; 12:5; 12:5; 12:6; 12:9; 12:11
Galatians
6:13
Ephesians
2:9
Philippians
3:3
2 Thessalonians
1:4
James
1:9; 4:16

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2744 matches the Greek καυχάομαι (kauchaomai),
which occurs 38 times in 33 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 2:17 - εἰ δὲ σὺ Ἰουδαῖος ἐπονομάζῃ καὶ ἐπαναπαύῃ νόμῳ καὶ καυχᾶσαι G2744 ἐν θεῷ
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 2:23 - ὃς ἐν νόμῳ καυχᾶσαι G2744 διὰ τῆς παραβάσεως τοῦ νόμου τὸν θεὸν ἀτιμάζεις
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 5:2 - δι᾽ οὗ καὶ τὴν προσαγωγὴν ἐσχήκαμεν τῇ πίστει εἰς τὴν χάριν ταύτην ἐν ἑστήκαμεν καὶ καυχώμεθα G2744 ἐπ᾽ ἐλπίδι τῆς δόξης τοῦ θεοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 5:3 - οὐ μόνον δέ ἀλλὰ καὶ καυχώμεθα G2744 ἐν ταῖς θλίψεσιν εἰδότες ὅτι θλῖψις ὑπομονὴν κατεργάζεται
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 5:11 - οὐ μόνον δέ ἀλλὰ καὶ καυχώμενοι G2744 ἐν τῷ θεῷ διὰ τοῦ κυρίου ἡμῶν Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ δι᾽ οὗ νῦν τὴν καταλλαγὴν ἐλάβομεν
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:29 - ὅπως μὴ καυχήσηται G2744 πᾶσα σὰρξ ἐνώπιον τοῦ θεοῦ
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:31 - ἵνα καθὼς γέγραπται καυχώμενος G2744 ἐν κυρίῳ καυχάσθω G2744
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 3:21 - ὥστε μηδεὶς καυχάσθω G2744 ἐν ἀνθρώποις πάντα γὰρ ὑμῶν ἐστιν
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 4:7 - τίς γάρ σε διακρίνει τί δὲ ἔχεις οὐκ ἔλαβες εἰ δὲ καὶ ἔλαβες τί καυχᾶσαι G2744 ὡς μὴ λαβών
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 5:12 - οὐ πάλιν ἑαυτοὺς συνιστάνομεν ὑμῖν ἀλλὰ ἀφορμὴν διδόντες ὑμῖν καυχήματος ὑπὲρ ἡμῶν ἵνα ἔχητε πρὸς τοὺς ἐν προσώπῳ καυχωμένους G2744 καὶ μὴ ἐν καρδίᾳ
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 7:14 - ὅτι εἴ τι αὐτῷ ὑπὲρ ὑμῶν κεκαύχημαι G2744 οὐ κατῃσχύνθην ἀλλ᾽ ὡς πάντα ἐν ἀληθείᾳ ἐλαλήσαμεν ὑμῖν οὕτως καὶ καύχησις ἡμῶν ἐπὶ Τίτου ἀλήθεια ἐγενήθη
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 9:2 - οἶδα γὰρ τὴν προθυμίαν ὑμῶν ἣν ὑπὲρ ὑμῶν καυχῶμαι G2744 Μακεδόσιν ὅτι Ἀχαΐα παρεσκεύασται ἀπὸ πέρυσι καὶ τὸ ὑμῶν ζῆλος ἠρέθισεν τοὺς πλείονας
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:8 - ἐάν τε γὰρ περισσότερόν τι καυχήσωμαι G2744 περὶ τῆς ἐξουσίας ἡμῶν ἧς ἔδωκεν κύριος εἰς οἰκοδομὴν καὶ οὐκ εἰς καθαίρεσιν ὑμῶν οὐκ αἰσχυνθήσομαι
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:13 - ἡμεῖς δὲ οὐκ εἰς τὰ ἄμετρα καυχησόμεθα G2744 ἀλλὰ κατὰ τὸ μέτρον τοῦ κανόνος οὗ ἐμέρισεν ἡμῖν θεὸς μέτρου ἐφικέσθαι ἄχρι καὶ ὑμῶν
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:15 - οὐκ εἰς τὰ ἄμετρα καυχώμενοι G2744 ἐν ἀλλοτρίοις κόποις ἐλπίδα δὲ ἔχοντες αὐξανομένης τῆς πίστεως ὑμῶν ἐν ὑμῖν μεγαλυνθῆναι κατὰ τὸν κανόνα ἡμῶν εἰς περισσείαν
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:16 - εἰς τὰ ὑπερέκεινα ὑμῶν εὐαγγελίσασθαι οὐκ ἐν ἀλλοτρίῳ κανόνι εἰς τὰ ἕτοιμα καυχήσασθαι G2744
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:17 - δὲ καυχώμενος G2744 ἐν κυρίῳ καυχάσθω G2744
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:12 - δὲ ποιῶ καὶ ποιήσω ἵνα ἐκκόψω τὴν ἀφορμὴν τῶν θελόντων ἀφορμήν ἵνα ἐν καυχῶνται G2744 εὑρεθῶσιν καθὼς καὶ ἡμεῖς
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:16 - πάλιν λέγω μή τίς με δόξῃ ἄφρονα εἶναι εἰ δὲ μή γε κἂν ὡς ἄφρονα δέξασθέ με ἵνα κἀγὼ μικρόν τι καυχήσωμαι G2744
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:18 - ἐπεὶ πολλοὶ καυχῶνται G2744 κατὰ σάρκα κἀγὼ καυχήσομαι G2744
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:30 - εἰ καυχᾶσθαι G2744 δεῖ τὰ τῆς ἀσθενείας μου καυχήσομαι G2744
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 12:1 - καυχᾶσθαι G2744 δεῖ οὐ συμφέρον μέν ἐλεύσομαι δὲ εἰς ὀπτασίας καὶ ἀποκαλύψεις κυρίου
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 12:5 - ὑπὲρ τοῦ τοιούτου καυχήσομαι G2744 ὑπὲρ δὲ ἐμαυτοῦ οὐ καυχήσομαι G2744 εἰ μὴ ἐν ταῖς ἀσθενείαις
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 12:6 - ἐὰν γὰρ θελήσω καυχήσασθαι G2744 οὐκ ἔσομαι ἄφρων ἀλήθειαν γὰρ ἐρῶ φείδομαι δέ μή τις εἰς ἐμὲ λογίσηται ὑπὲρ βλέπει με ἀκούει τι ἐξ ἐμοῦ
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 12:9 - καὶ εἴρηκέν μοι ἀρκεῖ σοι χάρις μου γὰρ δύναμις ἐν ἀσθενείᾳ τελεῖται ἥδιστα οὖν μᾶλλον καυχήσομαι G2744 ἐν ταῖς ἀσθενείαις μου ἵνα ἐπισκηνώσῃ ἐπ᾽ ἐμὲ δύναμις τοῦ Χριστοῦ
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 12:11 - γέγονα ἄφρων ὑμεῖς με ἠναγκάσατε ἐγὼ γὰρ ὤφειλον ὑφ᾽ ὑμῶν συνίστασθαι οὐδὲν γὰρ ὑστέρησα τῶν ὑπερλίαν ἀποστόλων εἰ καὶ οὐδέν εἰμι
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 6:13 - οὐδὲ γὰρ οἱ περιτεμνόμενοι αὐτοὶ νόμον φυλάσσουσιν ἀλλὰ θέλουσιν ὑμᾶς περιτέμνεσθαι ἵνα ἐν τῇ ὑμετέρᾳ σαρκὶ καυχήσωνται G2744
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 6:14 - ἐμοὶ δὲ μὴ γένοιτο καυχᾶσθαι G2744 εἰ μὴ ἐν τῷ σταυρῷ τοῦ κυρίου ἡμῶν Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ δι᾽ οὗ ἐμοὶ κόσμος ἐσταύρωται κἀγὼ κόσμῳ
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 2:9 - οὐκ ἐξ ἔργων ἵνα μή τις καυχήσηται G2744
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 3:3 - ἡμεῖς γάρ ἐσμεν περιτομή οἱ πνεύματι θεοῦ λατρεύοντες καὶ καυχώμενοι G2744 ἐν Χριστῷ Ἰησοῦ καὶ οὐκ ἐν σαρκὶ πεποιθότες
Unchecked Copy Box2Th 1:4 - ὥστε αὐτοὺς ἡμᾶς ἐν ὑμῖν ἐγκαυχᾶσθαι G2744 ἐν ταῖς ἐκκλησίαις τοῦ θεοῦ ὑπὲρ τῆς ὑπομονῆς ὑμῶν καὶ πίστεως ἐν πᾶσιν τοῖς διωγμοῖς ὑμῶν καὶ ταῖς θλίψεσιν αἷς ἀνέχεσθε
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 1:9 - καυχάσθω G2744 δὲ ἀδελφὸς ταπεινὸς ἐν τῷ ὕψει αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 4:16 - νῦν δὲ καυχᾶσθε G2744 ἐν ταῖς ἀλαζονείαις ὑμῶν πᾶσα καύχησις τοιαύτη πονηρά ἐστιν

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