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Lexicon :: Strong's G2959 - kyria

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κυρία
Transliteration
kyria (Key)
Pronunciation
koo-ree'-ah
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:1095,486

Strong’s Definitions

Κυρία Kyría, koo-ree'-ah; feminine of G2962; Cyria, a Christian woman:—lady.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's G2959 in the following manner: lady (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's G2959 in the following manner: lady (2x).
  1. a Christian woman to whom the second Epistle of John is addressed

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Κυρία Kyría, koo-ree'-ah; feminine of G2962; Cyria, a Christian woman:—lady.
STRONGS G2959:
κυρία, κυρίας, , Cyria, a Christian woman to whom the Second Epistle of John is addressed: 2 John 1:1, 5 (G L T K C (and WH marginal reading in 2 John 1:1)). This proper name is not uncommon in other writers also; cf. Lücke, Comm. üb. die Brr. des John 3rd edition, p. 444. (But R Tr others κυρία, regarding the word as an appellative, lady; (αἱ γυναῖκες εὐθύς ἀπό τεσσαρεσκαίδεκα ἐτῶν ὑπό τῶν ἀνδρῶν κυριαι καλοῦνται, Epictetus enchir. 40). Cf. Westcott on 2 John as above).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

John
3
2 John
1:1; 1:1; 1:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2959 matches the Greek κυρία (kyria),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy Box2Jo 1:1 - The elder unto the elect lady G2959 and her children, whom I love in the truth; and not I only, but also all they that have known the truth;
Unchecked Copy Box2Jo 1:5 - And now I beseech thee, lady, G2959 not as though I wrote a new commandment unto thee, but that which we had from the beginning, that we love one another.
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