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Lexicon :: Strong's G3022 - leukos

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leukos (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
From luke ("light")
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:241,530

Strong’s Definitions

λευκός leukós, lyoo-kos'; from λύκη lýkē ("light"); white:—white.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x

The KJV translates Strong's G3022 in the following manner: white (25x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x
The KJV translates Strong's G3022 in the following manner: white (25x).
  1. light, bright, brilliant

    1. brilliant from whiteness, (dazzling) white

      1. of the garments of angels, and of those exalted to the splendour of the heavenly state

      2. shining or white garments worn on festive or state occasions

      3. of white garments as the sign of innocence and purity of the soul

    2. dead white

      1. of the whitening colour of ripening grain

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
λευκός leukós, lyoo-kos'; from λύκη lýkē ("light"); white:—white.
λευκός, λευκή, λευκόν (λεύσσω to see, behold, look at; akin to Latinluceo, German leuchten; cf. Curtius, p. 113 and § 87; (Vanicek, p. 817)), the Sept. for לָבָן:
1. light, bright, brilliant: τά ἱμάτια... λευκά ὡς τό φῶς, Matthew 17:2; especially bright or brilliant from whiteness, (dazzling) white: spoken of the garments of angels, and of those exalted to the splendor of the heavenly state, Mark 16:5; Luke 9:29; Acts 1:10; Revelation 3:5; Revelation 4:4; Revelation 6:11; Revelation 7:9, 13; Revelation 19:14 (shining or white garments were worn on festive and state occasions, Ecclesiastes 9:8; cf. Heindorf on Horace sat. 2, 2, 61); with ὡσεί or ὡς χιών added: Mark 9:3 R L; Matthew 28:3 (ἵπποι λευκοτεροι χιόνος, Homer, Iliad 10, 437); ἐν λευκοῖς namely, ἱματίοις (added in Revelation 3:5; Revelation 4:4), John 20:12; Revelation 3:4; cf. Winers Grammar, 591 (550); (Buttmann, 82 (72)); used of white garments as the sign of innocence and purity of soul, Revelation 3:18; of the heavenly throne, Revelation 20:11.
2. (dead) white: Matthew 5:36 (opposed to μέλας); Revelation 1:14; Revelation 2:17; Revelation 4:4; Revelation 6:2; Revelation 14:14; Revelation 19:11; spoken of the whitening color of ripening grain, John 4:35.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

5:36; 17:2; 28:3
9:3; 16:5
4:35; 20:12
1:14; 2:17; 3:4; 3:5; 3:5; 3:18; 4:4; 4:4; 4:4; 6:2; 6:11; 7:9; 7:13; 14:14; 19:11; 19:14; 20:11

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3022 matches the Greek λευκός (leukos),
which occurs 25 times in 23 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:36 - Neither shalt thou swear by thy head, because thou canst not make one hair white G3022 or black.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:2 - And was transfigured before them: and his face did shine as the sun, and his raiment was white G3022 as the light.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 28:3 - His countenance was like lightning, and his raiment white G3022 as snow:
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:3 - And his raiment became shining, exceeding white G3022 as snow; so as no fuller on earth can white them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:5 - And entering into the sepulchre, they saw a young man sitting on the right side, clothed in a long white G3022 garment; and they were affrighted.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:29 - And as he prayed, the fashion of his countenance was altered, and his raiment was white G3022 and glistering.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:35 - Say not ye, There are yet four months, and then cometh harvest? behold, I say unto you, Lift up your eyes, and look on the fields; for they are white G3022 already to harvest.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:12 - And seeth two angels in white G3022 sitting, the one at the head, and the other at the feet, where the body of Jesus had lain.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 1:10 - And while they looked stedfastly toward heaven as he went up, behold, two men stood by them in white G3022 apparel;
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 1:14 - His head and his hairs were white G3022 like wool, as white G3022 as snow; and his eyes were as a flame of fire;
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 2:17 - He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna, and will give him a white G3022 stone, and in the stone a new name written, which no man knoweth saving he that receiveth it.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:4 - Thou hast a few names even in Sardis which have not defiled their garments; and they shall walk with me in white: G3022 for they are worthy.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:5 - He that overcometh, the same shall be clothed in white G3022 raiment; and I will not blot out his name out of the book of life, but I will confess his name before my Father, and before his angels.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:18 - I counsel thee to buy of me gold tried in the fire, that thou mayest be rich; and white G3022 raiment, that thou mayest be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness do not appear; and anoint thine eyes with eyesalve, that thou mayest see.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:4 - And round about the throne were four and twenty seats: and upon the seats I saw four and twenty elders sitting, clothed in white G3022 raiment; and they had on their heads crowns of gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:2 - And I saw, and behold a white G3022 horse: and he that sat on him had a bow; and a crown was given unto him: and he went forth conquering, and to conquer.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:11 - And white G3022 robes were given unto every one of them; and it was said unto them, that they should rest yet for a little season, until their fellowservants also and their brethren, that should be killed as they were, should be fulfilled.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:9 - After this I beheld, and, lo, a great multitude, which no man could number, of all nations, and kindreds, and people, and tongues, stood before the throne, and before the Lamb, clothed with white G3022 robes, and palms in their hands;
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:13 - And one of the elders answered, saying unto me, What are these which are arrayed in white G3022 robes? and whence came they?
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:14 - And I looked, and behold a white G3022 cloud, and upon the cloud one sat like unto the Son of man, having on his head a golden crown, and in his hand a sharp sickle.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 19:11 - And I saw heaven opened, and behold a white G3022 horse; and he that sat upon him was called Faithful and True, and in righteousness he doth judge and make war.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 19:14 - And the armies which were in heaven followed him upon white G3022 horses, clothed in fine linen, white G3022 and clean.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 20:11 - And I saw a great white G3022 throne, and him that sat on it, from whose face the earth and the heaven fled away; and there was found no place for them.
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