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Lexicon :: Strong's G2974 - kōphos

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Strong’s Definitions

κωφός kōphós, ko-fos'; from G2875; blunted, i.e. (figuratively) of hearing (deaf) or speech (dumb):—deaf, dumb, speechless.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's G2974 in the following manner: dumb (8x), deaf (5x), speechless (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's G2974 in the following manner: dumb (8x), deaf (5x), speechless (1x).
  1. blunted, dull

    1. blunted (or lamed) in tongue, dumb

    2. blunted, dull in hearing

    3. deaf

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κωφός kōphós, ko-fos'; from G2875; blunted, i.e. (figuratively) of hearing (deaf) or speech (dumb):—deaf, dumb, speechless.
STRONGS NT 2974: κωφός
κωφός, κωφη, κωφόν (κόπτω to beat, pound), blunted, dull; properly, βέλος, Homer, Iliad 11, 390; hence
a. blunted (or lamed) in tongue; dumb: Matthew 9:32; Matthew 12:22; Matthew 15:30; Luke 1:22; Luke 11:14 (Herodotus and following; the Sept. for אִלֵּם Habakkuk 2:18).
b. blunted, dull, in hearing; deaf: Matthew 11:5; Mark 7:32, 37; Mark 9:25; Luke 7:22 (Homer h. Merc. 92; Aeschylus, Xenophon, Plato, and following; the Sept. for חֵרֵשׁ, Exodus 4:11; Isaiah 43:8; Psalm 37:14 (Ps. 38:14), etc.).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

37:14; 38:14
9:32; 11:5; 12:22; 15:30
7:32; 7:37; 9:25
1:22; 7:22; 11:14

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2974 matches the Greek κωφός (kōphos),
which occurs 14 times in 12 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:32 - And as they were going out, behold, a demon-possessed man who was unable G2974 to speak G2974 [fn]was brought to Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:33 - And after the demon was cast out, the man G2974 who was previously unable G2974 to speak G2974 talked; and the crowds were amazed, and were saying, “Nothing like this has ever [fn]been seen in Israel.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:5 - those who are BLIND RECEIVE SIGHT and those who limp walk, those with leprosy are cleansed and those who are deaf G2974 hear, the dead are raised, and the POOR HAVE THE [fn]GOSPEL PREACHED TO THEM.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:22 - Then a demon-possessed man who was blind and unable G2974 to G2974 speak G2974 was brought to [fn]Jesus, and He healed him so that the man G2974 who was unable G2974 to G2974 speak G2974 talked and [fn]could see.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:30 - And [fn]large crowds came to Him bringing with them those who were limping, had impaired limbs, were blind, or were unable G2974 to G2974 speak G2974, and many others, and they laid them down at His feet; and He healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:31 - So the crowd was astonished as they saw those who were unable G2974 to G2974 speak G2974 talking, those with impaired limbs [fn]restored, those who were limping walking around, and those who were blind seeing; and they glorified the God of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:32 - And they *brought to Him one G2974 who was deaf G2974 and had difficulty speaking, and they *begged Him to lay His hand on him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:37 - And they were utterly astonished, saying, “He has done all things well; He makes even those who are deaf G2974 hear, and those who are unable to talk, speak.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:25 - When Jesus saw that a crowd was [fn]rapidly gathering, He rebuked the unclean spirit, saying to it, “You mute and deaf G2974 spirit, I [fn]command you, come out of him and do not enter him [fn]again!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:22 - But when he came out, he was unable to speak to them; and they realized that he had seen a vision in the temple, and he repeatedly [fn]made signs to them, and remained speechless G2974.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:22 - And He answered and said to them, “Go and report to John what you have seen and heard: people who were blind receive sight, people who limped walk, people with leprosy are cleansed and people G2974 who were deaf G2974 hear, dead people are raised up, and people who are poor have the gospel preached to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:14 - And He was casting out a mute G2974 demon; when the demon had gone out, the man G2974 who was previously unable G2974 to G2974 speak G2974 talked, and the crowds were amazed.

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