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Lexicon :: Strong's G3018 - leuis

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leuis (Key)
Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
A form of Λευί (G3017)
1x in 1 unique form(s)
3x in 2 unique form(s)
0x in 0 unique form(s)
Dictionary Aids

TDNT Reference: 4:234,529

Strong’s Definitions

Λευΐς Leuḯs, lyoo-is'; a form of G3017; Lewis (i.e. Levi), a Christian:—Levi.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's G3018 in the following manner: Levi (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's G3018 in the following manner: Levi (3x).
  1. Levi = "joined"

    1. the son of Alphaeus, a collector of customs

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Λευΐς Leuḯs, lyoo-is'; a form of G3017; Lewis (i.e. Levi), a Christian:—Levi.
Λευί and Λευίς (T Tr (yet see below) WH Λευεις (but Lachmann Λευίς; see εἰ, )), genitive Λευί (T Tr WH Λευει), accusative Λευίν (T WH Λεύειν, so Tr except in Mark 2:14) (Buttmann, 21 (19); Winer's Grammar, § 10, 1), (Hebrew לֵוִי a joining, from לָוָה, cf. Genesis 29:34), Levi;
1. the third son of the patriarch Jacob by his wife Leah, the founder of the tribe of Israelites which bears his name: Hebrews 7:5, 9; (Revelation 7:7).
2. the son of Melchi, one of Christ's ancestors: Luke 3:24.
3. the son of Simeon, also an ancestor of Christ: Luke 3:29.
4. the son of Alphaeus, a collector of customs ((A. V. publican)): Mark 2:14 (here WH (rejected) marginal reading Ἰάκωβον (see their note at the passage, cf. Weiss in Meyer on Matthew 7te Aufl., p. 2)); Luke 5:27, 29; according to common opinion he is the same as Matthew the apostle (Matthew 9:9); but cf. Grimm in the Theol. Studien und Kritiken for 1870. p. 727ff; (their identity is denied also by Nicholson on Matthew 9:9; yet see Patritius, De Evangeliis, 1., the passage cited i. quaest. 1; Venables in Alex.'s Kitto, under the word Matthew; Meyer, Commentary on Matthew, Introductory § 1).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

7; 9:9; 9:9
2:14; 2:14
3:24; 3:29; 5:27; 5:29
7:5; 7:9

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Strong's Number G3018 matches the Greek Λευίς (leuis),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 2:14 - And as he passed by, he saw Levi G3018 the son of Alphaeus sitting at the receipt of custom, and said unto him, Follow me. And he arose and followed him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:27 - And after these things he went forth, and saw a publican, named Levi, G3018 sitting at the receipt of custom: and he said unto him, Follow me.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:29 - And Levi G3018 made him a great feast in his own house: and there was a great company of publicans and of others that sat down with them.
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