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Lexicon :: Strong's G2968 - kōmē

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kōmē (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

κώμη kṓmē, ko'-may; from G2749; a hamlet (as if laid down):—town, village.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x

The KJV translates Strong's G2968 in the following manner: village (17x), town (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x
The KJV translates Strong's G2968 in the following manner: village (17x), town (11x).
  1. the common sleeping place to which labourers in the field return, a village

  2. the name of the city near which the villages lie and to whose municipality they belong

  3. the inhabitants of villages

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κώμη kṓmē, ko'-may; from G2749; a hamlet (as if laid down):—town, village.
κώμη, κόμης, (akin to κεῖμαι, κοιμάω, properly, the common sleeping-place to which laborers in the fields return; Curtius, § 45 (related is English home)) (from Hesiod, Herodotus down), a village: Matthew 9:35; Matthew 10:11; Mark 11:2; Luke 5:17; Luke 9:52 (here Tdf. πόλιν), and often in the Synoptative Gospels; John 11:1, 30; with the name of the city near which the villages lie and to whose municipality they belong: Καισαρείας, Mark 8:27 (often so in the Sept. for בְּנות with the name of a city; cf. Gesenius, Thesaurus, i., p. 220{a} (B. D., under the word , 7); also for חַצְרֵי and חַצְרות with the name of a city); by metonymy, the inhabitants of villages, Acts 8:25; used also of a small town, as Bethsaida, Mark 8:23, 26, cf. Mark 8:22; John 1:45; of Bethlehem, John 7:42; for עִיר, Joshua 10:39; Joshua 15:9 (Complutensian LXX); Isaiah 42:11. (B. D., under the word Villages.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

10:39; 15:9
9:35; 10:11
8:22; 8:23; 8:26; 8:27; 11:2
5:17; 9:52
1:45; 7:42; 11:1; 11:30

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2968 matches the Greek κώμη (kōmē),
which occurs 28 times in 27 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:35 - And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, G2968 teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:11 - And into whatsoever city or town G2968 ye shall enter, enquire who in it is worthy; and there abide till ye go thence.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:15 - And when it was evening, his disciples came to him, saying, This is a desert place, and the time is now past; send the multitude away, that they may go into the villages, G2968 and buy themselves victuals.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:2 - Saying unto them, Go into the village G2968 over against you, and straightway ye shall find an ass tied, and a colt with her: loose them, and bring them unto me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:6 - And he marvelled because of their unbelief. And he went round about the villages, G2968 teaching.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:36 - Send them away, that they may go into the country round about, and into the villages, G2968 and buy themselves bread: for they have nothing to eat.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:56 - And whithersoever he entered, into villages, G2968 or cities, or country, they laid the sick in the streets, and besought him that they might touch if it were but the border of his garment: and as many as touched him were made whole.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:23 - And he took the blind man by the hand, and led him out of the town; G2968 and when he had spit on his eyes, and put his hands upon him, he asked him if he saw ought.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:26 - And he sent him away to his house, saying, Neither go into the town, G2968 nor tell it to any in the town. G2968
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:27 - And Jesus went out, and his disciples, into the towns G2968 of Caesarea Philippi: and by the way he asked his disciples, saying unto them, Whom do men say that I am?
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 11:2 - And saith unto them, Go your way into the village G2968 over against you: and as soon as ye be entered into it, ye shall find a colt tied, whereon never man sat; loose him, and bring him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:17 - And it came to pass on a certain day, as he was teaching, that there were Pharisees and doctors of the law sitting by, which were come out of every town G2968 of Galilee, and Judaea, and Jerusalem: and the power of the Lord was present to heal them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:1 - And it came to pass afterward, that he went throughout every city and village, G2968 preaching and shewing the glad tidings of the kingdom of God: and the twelve were with him,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:6 - And they departed, and went through the towns, G2968 preaching the gospel, and healing every where.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:12 - And when the day began to wear away, then came the twelve, and said unto him, Send the multitude away, that they may go into the towns G2968 and country round about, and lodge, and get victuals: for we are here in a desert place.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:52 - And sent messengers before his face: and they went, and entered into a village G2968 of the Samaritans, to make ready for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:56 - For the Son of man is not come to destroy men's lives, but to save them. And they went to another village. G2968
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:38 - Now it came to pass, as they went, that he entered into a certain village: G2968 and a certain woman named Martha received him into her house.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:22 - And he went through the cities and villages, G2968 teaching, and journeying toward Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 17:12 - And as he entered into a certain village, G2968 there met him ten men that were lepers, which stood afar off:
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:30 - Saying, Go ye into the village G2968 over against you; in the which at your entering ye shall find a colt tied, whereon yet never man sat: loose him, and bring him hither.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:13 - And, behold, two of them went that same day to a village G2968 called Emmaus, which was from Jerusalem about threescore furlongs.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:28 - And they drew nigh unto the village, G2968 whither they went: and he made as though he would have gone further.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:42 - Hath not the scripture said, That Christ cometh of the seed of David, and out of the town G2968 of Bethlehem, where David was?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:1 - Now a certain man was sick, named Lazarus, of Bethany, the town G2968 of Mary and her sister Martha.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:30 - Now Jesus was not yet come into the town, G2968 but was in that place where Martha met him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:25 - And they, when they had testified and preached the word of the Lord, returned to Jerusalem, and preached the gospel in many villages G2968 of the Samaritans.
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