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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 - Jesus was going through all the cities and villages G2968, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every disease and every sickness.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:11 - “And whatever city or village G2968 you enter, inquire who is worthy in it, and stay [fn]at his house until you leave that city.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:15 - Now when it was evening, the disciples came to Him and said, “This place is secluded and the hour is already past to eat; send the crowds away, so that they may go into the villages G2968 and buy food for themselves.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:2 - saying to them, “Go into the village G2968 opposite you, and immediately you will find a donkey tied there and a colt with it. Untie them and bring them to Me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:6 - And He was amazed at their unbelief.
And He was going around the villages G2968, teaching.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:36 - send them away so that they may go into the surrounding countryside and villages G2968 and buy themselves [fn]something to eat.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:56 - And wherever He entered villages G2968, or cities, or a countryside, they were laying the sick in the marketplaces and imploring Him that they might just touch the fringe of His cloak; and all who touched it were being [fn]healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:23 - Taking the man who was blind by the hand, He brought him out of the village G2968; and after spitting in his eyes and laying His hands on him, He asked him, “Do you see anything?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:26 - And He sent him to his home, saying, “Do not even enter the village G2968.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:27 - Jesus went out, along with His disciples, to the villages G2968 of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way He questioned His disciples, saying to them, “Who do people say that I am?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 11:2 - and *said to them, “Go into the village G2968 opposite you, and immediately as you enter it you will find a colt tied there, on which no one has ever sat; untie it and bring it here.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:17 - [fn]One day He was teaching, and there were some Pharisees and teachers of the Law sitting there who had come from every village G2968 of Galilee and Judea, and from Jerusalem; and the power of the Lord was present for Him to perform healing.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:1 - Soon afterward, [fn]Jesus began going around from one city and village G2968 to another, proclaiming and preaching the kingdom of God. The twelve were with Him,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:6 - And as they were leaving, they began going [fn]throughout the villages G2968, preaching the gospel and healing everywhere.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:12 - Now the day [fn]was ending, and the twelve came up and said to Him, “Dismiss the crowd, so that they may go into the surrounding villages G2968 and countryside and find lodging and get [fn]something to eat; because here, we are in a secluded place.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:52 - and He sent messengers on ahead of Him, and they went and entered a village G2968 of the Samaritans to [fn]make arrangements for Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:56 - And they went on to another village G2968.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:38 - Now as they were traveling along, He entered a village G2968; and a woman named Martha welcomed Him into her home.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:22 - And He was passing through one city and village G2968 after another, teaching, and proceeding on His way to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 17:12 - And as He entered a village G2968, ten men with leprosy who stood at a distance met Him;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:30 - saying, “Go into the village G2968 [fn]ahead of you; there, as you enter, you will find a colt tied, on which no one yet has ever sat; untie it and bring it here.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:13 - And behold, on that very day two of them were going to a village G2968 named Emmaus, which was [fn]sixty stadia from Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:28 - And they approached the village G2968 where they were going, and He gave the impression that He was going farther.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:42 - “Has the Scripture not said that the Christ comes from the descendants of David, and from Bethlehem, the village G2968 where David was?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:1 - Now a certain man was sick: Lazarus of Bethany, the village G2968 of Mary and her sister Martha.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:30 - Now Jesus had not yet come into the village G2968, but was still at the place where Martha met Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:25 - So, when they had solemnly testified and spoken the word of the Lord, they started back to Jerusalem, and were preaching the gospel to many villages G2968 of the Samaritans.
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