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Lexicon :: Strong's G2746 - kauchēsis

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καύχησις
Transliteration
kauchēsis (Key)
Pronunciation
kow'-khay-sis
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:645,423

Strong’s Definitions

καύχησις kaúchēsis, kow'-khay-sis; from G2744; boasting (properly, the act; by implication, the object), in a good or a bad sense:—boasting, whereof I may glory, glorying, rejoicing.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's G2746 in the following manner: boasting (6x), rejoicing (4x), glorying (1x), whereof I may glory (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's G2746 in the following manner: boasting (6x), rejoicing (4x), glorying (1x), whereof I may glory (1x).
  1. the act of glorying

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
καύχησις kaúchēsis, kow'-khay-sis; from G2744; boasting (properly, the act; by implication, the object), in a good or a bad sense:—boasting, whereof I may glory, glorying, rejoicing.
STRONGS NT 2746: καύχησις
καύχησις, καυχήσεως, (καυχάομαι), the act of glorying: Romans 3:27; 2 Corinthians 9:4 Rec.; 2 Corinthians 11:10, 17; James 4:16; στέφανος καυχήσεως, crown of which we can boast, 1 Thessalonians 2:19; Ezekiel 16:12; Proverbs 16:31; ὑπέρ τίνος (on behalf) of one (cf. καυχάομαι, under the end), 2 Corinthians 7:4; 2 Corinthians 8:24; ἐπί τίνος, before one, 2 Corinthians 7:14; ἔχω (τήν critical editions) καύχησιν ἐν Χριστῷ Ἰησοῦ, the glorying which I have I ascribe to Christ, or I owe it to Christ that I am permitted to glow (see ἐν, I. 6 b., p. 211b), Romans 15:17; 1 Corinthians 15:31; that of which one glories, cause of glorying, 2 Corinthians 1:12. (The Sept. several times for תִּפְאֶרֶת; ((Diogenes Laërtius 10, 7 at the end); Philod. in Vol. Hercul. Oxfort. i., p. 16.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Proverbs
16:31
Ezekiel
16:12
Romans
3:27; 15:17
1 Corinthians
15:31
2 Corinthians
1:12; 7:4; 7:14; 8:24; 9:4; 11:10; 11:17
1 Thessalonians
2:19
James
4:16

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2746 matches the Greek καύχησις (kauchēsis),
which occurs 12 times in 12 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 3:27 - Where is boasting G2746 then? It is excluded. By what law? of works? Nay: but by the law of faith.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 15:17 - I have therefore whereof I may glory G2746 through Jesus Christ in those things which pertain to God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:31 - I protest by your rejoicing G2746 which I have in Christ Jesus our Lord, I die daily.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 1:12 - For our rejoicing G2746 is this, the testimony of our conscience, that in simplicity and godly sincerity, not with fleshly wisdom, but by the grace of God, we have had our conversation in the world, and more abundantly to you-ward.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 7:4 - Great is my boldness of speech toward you, great is my glorying G2746 of you: I am filled with comfort, I am exceeding joyful in all our tribulation.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 7:14 - For if I have boasted any thing to him of you, I am not ashamed; but as we spake all things to you in truth, even so our boasting, G2746 which I made before Titus, is found a truth.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:24 - Wherefore shew ye to them, and before the churches, the proof of your love, and of our boasting G2746 on your behalf.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 9:4 - Lest haply if they of Macedonia come with me, and find you unprepared, we (that we say not, ye) should be ashamed in this same confident boasting. G2746
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:10 - As the truth of Christ is in me, no man shall stop me of this boasting G2746 in the regions of Achaia.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:17 - That which I speak, I speak it not after the Lord, but as it were foolishly, in this confidence of boasting. G2746
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 2:19 - For what is our hope, or joy, or crown of rejoicing? G2746 Are not even ye in the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ at his coming?
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 4:16 - But now ye rejoice in your boastings: all such rejoicing G2746 is evil.

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