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Lexicon :: Strong's G3107 - makarios

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makarios (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A prolonged form of the poetical makar (meaning the same)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:362,548

Strong’s Definitions

μακάριος makários, mak-ar'-ee-os; a prolonged form of the poetical μάκαρ mákar (meaning the same); supremely blest; by extension, fortunate, well off:—blessed, happy(X -ier).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 50x

The KJV translates Strong's G3107 in the following manner: blessed (44x), happy (5x), happier (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 50x
The KJV translates Strong's G3107 in the following manner: blessed (44x), happy (5x), happier (1x).
  1. blessed, happy

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
μακάριος makários, mak-ar'-ee-os; a prolonged form of the poetical μάκαρ mákar (meaning the same); supremely blest; by extension, fortunate, well off:—blessed, happy(X -ier).
μακάριος, μακαρία, μακάριον (poetic μάκαρ) (from Pindar, Plato down), blessed, happy: joined to names of God, 1 Timothy 1:11; 1 Timothy 6:15 (cf. μακαρες Θεοί in Homer and Hesiod); ἐλπίς, Titus 2:13; as a predicate, Acts 20:35; 1 Peter 3:14; 1 Peter 4:14; ἡγοῦμαι τινα μακάριον, Acts 26:2; μακαραριος ἐν τίνι, James 1:25. In congratulations, the reason why one is to be pronounced blessed is expressed by a noun or by a participle taking the place of the subject, μακάριος etc. (Hebrew פְּ אַשְׁרֵי, Psalm 1:1; Deuteronomy 33:29, etc.) blessed the man, who etc. (Winer's Grammar, 551 (512f)): Matthew 5:3-11; Luke 6:20-22; John 20:29; Revelation 1:3; Revelation 16:15; Revelation 19:9; Revelation 20:6; Revelation 22:14; by the addition to the noun of a participle which takes the place of a predicate, Luke 1:45; Luke 10:23; Luke 11:27; Revelation 14:13; followed by ὅς with a finite verb, Matthew 11:6; Luke 7:23; Luke 14:15; Romans 4:7f; the subject noun intervening, Luke 12:37, 43; Luke 23:29; James 1:12; μακάριοι... ὅτι, Matthew 13:16; Matthew 16:17; Luke 14:14; followed by ἐάν, John 13:17; 1 Corinthians 7:40. (See Schmidt, chapter 187, 7.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

5:3; 5:4; 5:5; 5:6; 5:7; 5:8; 5:9; 5:10; 5:11; 11:6; 13:16; 16:17
1:45; 6:20; 6:21; 6:22; 7:23; 10:23; 11:27; 12:37; 12:43; 14:14; 14:15; 23:29
13:17; 20:29
20:35; 26:2
1 Corinthians
1 Timothy
1:11; 6:15
1:12; 1:25
1 Peter
3:14; 4:14
1:3; 14:13; 16:15; 19:9; 20:6; 22:14

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3107 matches the Greek μακάριος (makarios),
which occurs 50 times in 49 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:3 - Blessed G3107 are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:4 - Blessed G3107 are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:5 - Blessed G3107 are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:6 - Blessed G3107 are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:7 - Blessed G3107 are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:8 - Blessed G3107 are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:9 - Blessed G3107 are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:10 - Blessed G3107 are they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:11 - Blessed G3107 are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:6 - And blessed G3107 is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:16 - But blessed G3107 are your eyes, for they see: and your ears, for they hear.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 16:17 - And Jesus answered and said unto him, Blessed G3107 art thou, Simon Barjona: for flesh and blood hath not revealed it unto thee, but my Father which is in heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:46 - Blessed G3107 is that servant, whom his lord when he cometh shall find so doing.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:45 - And blessed G3107 is she that believed: for there shall be a performance of those things which were told her from the Lord.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:20 - And he lifted up his eyes on his disciples, and said, Blessed G3107 be ye poor: for yours is the kingdom of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:21 - Blessed G3107 are ye that hunger now: for ye shall be filled. Blessed G3107 are ye that weep now: for ye shall laugh.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:22 - Blessed G3107 are ye, when men shall hate you, and when they shall separate you from their company, and shall reproach you, and cast out your name as evil, for the Son of man's sake.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:23 - And blessed G3107 is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:23 - And he turned him unto his disciples, and said privately, Blessed G3107 are the eyes which see the things that ye see:
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:27 - And it came to pass, as he spake these things, a certain woman of the company lifted up her voice, and said unto him, Blessed G3107 is the womb that bare thee, and the paps which thou hast sucked.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:28 - But he said, Yea rather, blessed G3107 are they that hear the word of God, and keep it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:37 - Blessed G3107 are those servants, whom the lord when he cometh shall find watching: verily I say unto you, that he shall gird himself, and make them to sit down to meat, and will come forth and serve them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:38 - And if he shall come in the second watch, or come in the third watch, and find them so, blessed G3107 are those servants.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:43 - Blessed G3107 is that servant, whom his lord when he cometh shall find so doing.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:14 - And thou shalt be blessed; G3107 for they cannot recompense thee: for thou shalt be recompensed at the resurrection of the just.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:15 - And when one of them that sat at meat with him heard these things, he said unto him, Blessed G3107 is he that shall eat bread in the kingdom of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:29 - For, behold, the days are coming, in the which they shall say, Blessed G3107 are the barren, and the wombs that never bare, and the paps which never gave suck.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:17 - If ye know these things, happy G3107 are ye if ye do them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:29 - Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed G3107 are they that have not seen, and yet have believed.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:35 - I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed G3107 to give than to receive.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:2 - I think myself happy, G3107 king Agrippa, because I shall answer for myself this day before thee touching all the things whereof I am accused of the Jews:
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 4:7 - Saying, Blessed G3107 are they whose iniquities are forgiven, and whose sins are covered.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 4:8 - Blessed G3107 is the man to whom the Lord will not impute sin.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 14:22 - Hast thou faith? have it to thyself before God. Happy G3107 is he that condemneth not himself in that thing which he alloweth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 7:40 - But she is happier G3107 if she so abide, after my judgment: and I think also that I have the Spirit of God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 1:11 - According to the glorious gospel of the blessed G3107 God, which was committed to my trust.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 6:15 - Which in his times he shall shew, who is the blessed G3107 and only Potentate, the King of kings, and Lord of lords;
Unchecked Copy BoxTit 2:13 - Looking for that blessed G3107 hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ;
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 1:12 - Blessed G3107 is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord hath promised to them that love him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 1:25 - But whoso looketh into the perfect law of liberty, and continueth therein, he being not a forgetful hearer, but a doer of the work, this man shall be blessed G3107 in his deed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 3:14 - But and if ye suffer for righteousness' sake, happy G3107 are ye: and be not afraid of their terror, neither be troubled;
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 4:14 - If ye be reproached for the name of Christ, happy G3107 are ye; for the spirit of glory and of God resteth upon you: on their part he is evil spoken of, but on your part he is glorified.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 1:3 - Blessed G3107 is he that readeth, and they that hear the words of this prophecy, and keep those things which are written therein: for the time is at hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:13 - And I heard a voice from heaven saying unto me, Write, Blessed G3107 are the dead which die in the Lord from henceforth: Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours; and their works do follow them.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 16:15 - Behold, I come as a thief. Blessed G3107 is he that watcheth, and keepeth his garments, lest he walk naked, and they see his shame.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 19:9 - And he saith unto me, Write, Blessed G3107 are they which are called unto the marriage supper of the Lamb. And he saith unto me, These are the true sayings of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 20:6 - Blessed G3107 and holy is he that hath part in the first resurrection: on such the second death hath no power, but they shall be priests of God and of Christ, and shall reign with him a thousand years.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 22:7 - Behold, I come quickly: blessed G3107 is he that keepeth the sayings of the prophecy of this book.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 22:14 - Blessed G3107 are they that do his commandments, that they may have right to the tree of life, and may enter in through the gates into the city.
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