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Lexicon :: Strong's G3163 - machē

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machē (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:527,573

Trench's Synonyms: lxxxvi. πόλεμος, μάχη.

Strong’s Definitions

μάχη máchē, makh'-ay; from G3164; a battle, i.e. (figuratively) controversy:—fighting, strive, striving.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's G3163 in the following manner: fighting (2x), strife (1x), striving (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's G3163 in the following manner: fighting (2x), strife (1x), striving (1x).
  1. a fight or combat

    1. of those in arms, a battle

    2. of persons at variance, disputants etc., strife, contention

    3. a quarrel

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
μάχη máchē, makh'-ay; from G3164; a battle, i.e. (figuratively) controversy:—fighting, strive, striving.
STRONGS NT 3163: μάχη
μάχη, μάχης, (μάχομαι; from Homer down), the Sept. several times for רִיב, מָדון, etc.; a flight, combat;
1. of those in arms, a battle.
2. of persons at variance disputants, etc., strife, contention; a quarrel: 2 Corinthians 7:5; 2 Timothy 2:23; James 4:1; μάχαι νομικαι, contentions about the law, Titus 3:9.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3163 matches the Greek μάχη (machē),
which occurs 17 times in 17 verses in the LXX Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:7 - καὶ ἐγένετο μάχη G3163 ἀνὰ μέσον τῶν ποιμένων τῶν κτηνῶν τοῦ Αβραμ καὶ ἀνὰ μέσον τῶν ποιμένων τῶν κτηνῶν τοῦ Λωτ οἱ δὲ Χαναναῗοι καὶ οἱ Φερεζαῗοι τότε κατῴκουν τὴν γῆν
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:8 - εἶπεν δὲ Αβραμ τῷ Λωτ μὴ ἔστω μάχη G3163 ἀνὰ μέσον ἐμοῦ καὶ σοῦ καὶ ἀνὰ μέσον τῶν ποιμένων μου καὶ ἀνὰ μέσον τῶν ποιμένων σου ὅτι ἄνθρωποι ἀδελφοὶ ἡμεῗς ἐσμεν
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 4:13 - τετρακισμύριοι εὔζωνοι εἰς μάχην G3163 διέβησαν ἐναντίον κυρίου εἰς πόλεμον πρὸς τὴν Ιεριχω πόλιν
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:25 - καὶ νῦν μὴ κρείσσων εἶ σὺ τοῦ Βαλακ υἱοῦ Σεπφωρ βασιλέως Μωαβ μὴ μάχῃ G3163 ἐμαχέσατο μετὰ Ισραηλ πολεμῶν ἐπολέμησεν αὐτοῗς
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:44 - καὶ ῥύσῃ με ἐκ μάχης G3163 λαῶν φυλάξεις με εἰς κεφαλὴν ἐθνῶν λαός ὃν οὐκ ἔγνων ἐδούλευσάν μοι
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:23 - ἀπόκειται δέ σοι εἰς ὥραν ἐχθρῶν εἰς ἡμέραν πολέμου καὶ μάχης G3163
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:18 - ἀνὴρ θυμώδης παρασκευάζει μάχας G3163 μακρόθυμος δὲ καὶ τὴν μέλλουσαν καταπραΰνει
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:1 - κρείσσων ψωμὸς μεθ᾽ ἡδονῆς ἐν εἰρήνῃ οἶκος πλήρης πολλῶν ἀγαθῶν καὶ ἀδίκων θυμάτων μετὰ μάχης G3163
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:14 - ἐξουσίαν δίδωσιν λόγοις ἀρχὴ δικαιοσύνης προηγεῗται δὲ τῆς ἐνδείας στάσις καὶ μάχη G3163
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:19 - φιλαμαρτήμων χαίρει μάχαις G3163
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 25:8 - (LXX 32:8)μὴ πρόσπιπτε εἰς μάχην G3163 ταχέως ἵνα μὴ μεταμεληθῇς ἐπ᾽ ἐσχάτων ἡνίκα ἄν σε ὀνειδίσῃ σὸς φίλος
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 25:10 - (LXX 32:10)μή σε ὀνειδίσῃ μὲν φίλος δὲ μάχη G3163 σου καὶ ἔχθρα οὐκ ἀπέσται ἀλλ᾽ ἔσται σοι ἴση θανάτῳ
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 26:20 - (LXX 33:20)ἐν πολλοῗς ξύλοις θάλλει πῦρ ὅπου δὲ οὐκ ἔστιν δίθυμος ἡσυχάζει μάχη G3163
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 26:21 - (LXX 33:21)ἐσχάρα ἄνθραξιν καὶ ξύλα πυρί ἀνὴρ δὲ λοίδορος εἰς ταραχὴν μάχης G3163
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 30:32 - (LXX 30:32)ἐὰν πρόῃ σεαυτὸν εἰς εὐφροσύνην καὶ ἐκτείνῃς τὴν χεῗρά σου μετὰ μάχης G3163 ἀτιμασθήσῃ
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 30:33 - (LXX 30:33)ἄμελγε γάλα καὶ ἔσται βούτυρον ἐὰν δὲ ἐκπιέζῃς μυκτῆρας ἐξελεύσεται αἷμα ἐὰν δὲ ἐξέλκῃς λόγους ἐξελεύσονται κρίσεις καὶ μάχαι G3163
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 58:4 - εἰ εἰς κρίσεις καὶ μάχας G3163 νηστεύετε καὶ τύπτετε πυγμαῗς ταπεινόν ἵνα τί μοι νηστεύετε ὡς σήμερον ἀκουσθῆναι ἐν κραυγῇ τὴν φωνὴν ὑμῶν

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