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Lexicon :: Strong's G2985 - lampas

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λαμπάς
Transliteration
lampas (Key)
Pronunciation
lam-pas'
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:16,497

Trench's Synonyms: xlvi. φῶς, φέγγος, φωστήρ, λύχνος, λαμπάς.

Strong’s Definitions

λαμπάς lampás, lam-pas'; from G2989; a "lamp" or flambeau:—lamp, light, torch.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x

The KJV translates Strong's G2985 in the following manner: lamp (7x), torch (1x), light (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x
The KJV translates Strong's G2985 in the following manner: lamp (7x), torch (1x), light (1x).
  1. a torch

  2. a lamp, the flame of which is fed with oil

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
λαμπάς lampás, lam-pas'; from G2989; a "lamp" or flambeau:—lamp, light, torch.
STRONGS NT 2985: λαμπάς
λαμπάς, λαμπάδος, (λάμπω, cf. our lamp) (from Aeschylus and Thucydides down), the Sept. for לַפִּיד;
1. a torch: Revelation 4:5 (where A. V. lamps); Revelation 8:10.
2. a lamp, the flame of which is fed with oil: Matthew 25:1, 3f, 7; John 18:3; Acts 20:8. (Cf. Trench, Synonyms, § xlvi.; Edersheim, Jesus the Messiah, ii. 455ff; Becker, Charicles, Sc. ix. (English translation, p. 163).)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
25:1; 25:3; 25:7
John
18:3
Acts
20:8
Revelation
4:5; 8:10

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2985 matches the Greek λαμπάς (lampas),
which occurs 9 times in 9 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:1 - “Then the kingdom of heaven will be comparable to ten virgins, who took their lamps G2985 and went out to meet the groom.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:3 - “For when the foolish took their lamps G2985, they did not take extra oil with them;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:4 - but the prudent ones took oil in flasks with their lamps G2985.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:7 - “Then all those virgins got up and trimmed their lamps G2985.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:8 - “But the foolish virgins said to the prudent ones, ‘Give us some of your oil, because our lamps G2985 are going out.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:3 - So Judas, having obtained the Roman [fn]cohort and officers from the chief priests and the Pharisees, *came there with lanterns, torches G2985, and weapons.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:8 - There were many lamps G2985 in the upstairs room where we were gathered together.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:5 - Out from the throne *came flashes of lightning and sounds and peals of thunder. And there were seven lamps G2985 of fire burning before the throne, which are [fn]the seven spirits of God;
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 8:10 - The third angel sounded, and a great star fell from heaven, burning like a torch G2985, and it fell on a third of the rivers and on the springs of waters.

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