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Lexicon :: Strong's G2785 - kētos

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κῆτος
Transliteration
kētos (Key)
Pronunciation
kay'-tos
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Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably from the base of χάσμα (G5490)
mGNT
1x in 1 unique form(s)
TR
1x in 1 unique form(s)
LXX
8x in 4 unique form(s)
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Strong’s Definitions

κῆτος kētos, kay'-tos; probably from the base of G5490; a huge fish (as gaping for prey):—whale.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x

The KJV translates Strong's G2785 in the following manner: whale (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x
The KJV translates Strong's G2785 in the following manner: whale (1x).
  1. a sea monster, whale, huge fish

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κῆτος kētos, kay'-tos; probably from the base of G5490; a huge fish (as gaping for prey):—whale.
STRONGS NT 2785: κῆτος
κῆτος, κητεος (κήτους), τό, a sea-monster, whale, huge fish (Homer, Aristotle, others): Matthew 12:40, from Jonah 2:1 where the Sept., κήτει μεγάλῳ for גָּדול דַּג.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Jonah
2:1
Matthew
12:40

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2785 matches the Greek κῆτος (kētos),
which occurs 8 times in 7 verses in the LXX Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:21 - καὶ ἐποίησεν θεὸς τὰ κήτη G2785 τὰ μεγάλα καὶ πᾶσαν ψυχὴν ζῴων ἑρπετῶν ἐξήγαγεν τὰ ὕδατα κατὰ γένη αὐτῶν καὶ πᾶν πετεινὸν πτερωτὸν κατὰ γένος καὶ εἶδεν θεὸς ὅτι καλά
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:8 - ἀλλὰ καταράσαιτο αὐτὴν καταρώμενος τὴν ἡμέραν ἐκείνην μέλλων τὸ μέγα κῆτος G2785 χειρώσασθαι
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:13 - αὐτὸς γὰρ ἀπέστραπται ὀργήν ὑπ᾽ αὐτοῦ ἐκάμφθησαν κήτη G2785 τὰ ὑπ᾽ οὐρανόν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 26:12 - ἰσχύι κατέπαυσεν τὴν θάλασσαν ἐπιστήμῃ δὲ ἔτρωσε τὸ κῆτος G2785
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:17 - (LXX 2:1)καὶ προσέταξεν κύριος κήτει G2785 μεγάλῳ καταπιεῗν τὸν Ιωναν καὶ ἦν Ιωνας ἐν τῇ κοιλίᾳ τοῦ κήτους G2785 τρεῗς ἡμέρας καὶ τρεῗς νύκτας
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 2:1 - (LXX 2:2)καὶ προσηύξατο Ιωνας πρὸς κύριον τὸν θεὸν αὐτοῦ ἐκ τῆς κοιλίας τοῦ κήτους G2785
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 2:10 - (LXX 2:11)καὶ προσετάγη τῷ κήτει G2785 καὶ ἐξέβαλεν τὸν Ιωναν ἐπὶ τὴν ξηράν

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