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Lexicon :: Strong's G3641 - oligos

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ὀλίγος
Transliteration
oligos (Key)
Pronunciation
ol-ee'-gos
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain affinity
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 5:171,682

Strong’s Definitions

ὀλίγος olígos, ol-ee'-gos; of uncertain affinity; puny (in extent, degree, number, duration or value); especially neuter (adverbially) somewhat:—+ almost, brief(-ly), few, (a) little, + long, a season, short, small, a while.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 43x

The KJV translates Strong's G3641 in the following manner: few (14x), (a) little (7x), small (5x), few things (4x), almost (with G1722) (2x), a while (2x), miscellaneous (9x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 43x
The KJV translates Strong's G3641 in the following manner: few (14x), (a) little (7x), small (5x), few things (4x), almost (with G1722) (2x), a while (2x), miscellaneous (9x).
  1. little, small, few

    1. of number: multitude, quantity, or size

    2. of time: short

    3. of degree or intensity: light, slight

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ὀλίγος olígos, ol-ee'-gos; of uncertain affinity; puny (in extent, degree, number, duration or value); especially neuter (adverbially) somewhat:—+ almost, brief(-ly), few, (a) little, + long, a season, short, small, a while.
STRONGS NT 3641: ὀλίγος
ὀλίγος, ὀλίγη, ὀλίγον (on its occasional aspiration, (ὀλίγος) see WHs Appendix, p. 143; Tdf. Proleg., pp. 91,106; Scrivener, Introduction, p. 565, and references under the word οὐ at the beginning), the Sept. for מְעַט (from Homer down), little, small, few, of number, multitude, quantity, or size: joined to nouns (cf. Winers Grammar, § 20, 1 b. note; Buttmann, § 125, 6), Matthew 9:37; Matthew 15:34; Mark 6:5; Mark 8:7; Luke 10:2; Luke 12:48 (ὀλίγας namely, πληγάς (cf. B. § 134, 6; Winer's Grammar, § 32, 5, especially § 64, 4), opposed to πολλαί, 47); Acts 19:24; 1 Timothy 5:23; Hebrews 12:10; James 3:5 R G; 1 Peter 3:20 R G; Revelation 3:4; of time, short: χρόνος, Acts 14:28; καιρός, Revelation 12:12; of degree or intensity, light, slight: τάραχος, Acts 12:18; Acts 19:23; στάσις, Acts 15:2; χειμών, Acts 27:20. plural with a partitive genitive: γυναικῶν, Acts 17:4; ἀνδρῶν, Acts 17:12. ὀλίγοι, absolutely: Matthew 7:14; Matthew 20:16; (T WH omit; Tr brackets the clause); Matthew 22:14; Luke 13:23; 1 Peter 3:20 L T Tr WH; neuter singular: Luke 7:47; τό ὀλίγον, 2 Corinthians 8:15; πρός ὀλίγον ὠφέλιμος, profitable for little (Latinparum utilis); (cf. Winers Grammar, 213 (200); some, for a little (namely, time); see below), 1 Timothy 4:8; ἐν ὀλίγῳ, in few words (cf. Shakespear's in a few), i. e. in brief, briefly (γράφειν), Ephesians 3:3; easily, without much effort, Acts 26:28f on other but incorrect interpretations of this phrase cf. Meyer at the passage (see μέγας, 1 a. γ.); πρός ὀλίγον, for a little time, James 4:14; simply ὀλίγον, adverbially: of time, a short time, a (little) while, Mark 6:31; 1 Peter 1:6; 1 Peter 5:10; Revelation 17:10; of space, a little (further), Mark 1:19; Luke 5:3. plural ὀλίγα, a few things: (Luke 10:41 WH); Revelation 2:14, 20 (Rec.); ἐπ' ὀλίγα ((see at the beginning and) ἐπί, C. I. 2 e.), Matthew 25:21, 23; δἰ ὀλίγων, briefly, in few words, γράφειν, 1 Peter 5:12 (see διά, A. III. 3) (ῤηθῆναι, Plato, Phil., p. 31 d.; legg. 6, p. 778 c.).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
7:14; 9:37; 15:34; 20:16; 22:14; 25:21; 25:23
Mark
1:19; 6:5; 6:31; 8:7
Luke
5:3; 7:47; 10:2; 10:41; 12:48; 13:23
Acts
12:18; 14:28; 15:2; 17:4; 17:12; 19:23; 19:24; 26:28; 27:20
2 Corinthians
8:15
Ephesians
3:3
1 Timothy
4:8; 5:23
Hebrews
12:10
James
3:5; 4:14
1 Peter
1:6; 3:20; 3:20; 5:10; 5:12
Revelation
2:14; 2:20; 3:4; 12:12; 17:10

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3641 matches the Greek ὀλίγος (oligos),
which occurs 49 times in 45 verses in the LXX Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:20 - καὶ ἐδούλευσεν Ιακωβ περὶ Ραχηλ ἔτη ἑπτά καὶ ἦσαν ἐναντίον αὐτοῦ ὡς ἡμέραι ὀλίγαι G3641 παρὰ τὸ ἀγαπᾶν αὐτὸν αὐτήν
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:52 - ἐὰν δὲ ὀλίγον G3641 καταλειφθῇ ἀπὸ τῶν ἐτῶν εἰς τὸν ἐνιαυτὸν τῆς ἀφέσεως καὶ συλλογιεῗται αὐτῷ κατὰ τὰ ἔτη αὐτοῦ καὶ ἀποδώσει τὰ λύτρα αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 11:32 - καὶ ἀναστὰς λαὸς ὅλην τὴν ἡμέραν καὶ ὅλην τὴν νύκτα καὶ ὅλην τὴν ἡμέραν τὴν ἐπαύριον καὶ συνήγαγον τὴν ὀρτυγομήτραν ὁ τὸ ὀλίγον G3641 συνήγαγεν δέκα κόρους καὶ ἔψυξαν ἑαυτοῗς ψυγμοὺς κύκλῳ τῆς παρεμβολῆς
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 13:18 - καὶ ὄψεσθε τὴν γῆν τίς ἐστιν καὶ τὸν λαὸν τὸν ἐγκαθήμενον ἐπ᾽ αὐτῆς εἰ ἰσχυρότερός ἐστιν ἀσθενής εἰ ὀλίγοι G3641 εἰσὶν πολλοί
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 26:56 - ἐκ τοῦ κλήρου μεριεῗς τὴν κληρονομίαν αὐτῶν ἀνὰ μέσον πολλῶν καὶ ὀλίγων G3641
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:27 - καὶ διασπερεῗ κύριος ὑμᾶς ἐν πᾶσιν τοῗς ἔθνεσιν καὶ καταλειφθήσεσθε ὀλίγοι G3641 ἀριθμῷ ἐν τοῗς ἔθνεσιν εἰς οὓς εἰσάξει κύριος ὑμᾶς ἐκεῗ
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:38 - σπέρμα πολὺ ἐξοίσεις εἰς τὸ πεδίον καὶ ὀλίγα G3641 εἰσοίσεις ὅτι κατέδεται αὐτὰ ἀκρίς
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:3 - καὶ ἀνέστρεψαν πρὸς Ἰησοῦν καὶ εἶπαν πρὸς αὐτόν μὴ ἀναβήτω πᾶς λαός ἀλλ᾽ ὡς δισχίλιοι τρισχίλιοι ἄνδρες ἀναβήτωσαν καὶ ἐκπολιορκησάτωσαν τὴν πόλιν μὴ ἀναγάγῃς ἐκεῗ τὸν λαὸν πάντα ὀλίγοι G3641 γάρ εἰσιν
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:6 - καὶ εἶπεν Ιωναθαν πρὸς τὸ παιδάριον τὸ αἶρον τὰ σκεύη αὐτοῦ δεῦρο διαβῶμεν εἰς μεσσαβ τῶν ἀπεριτμήτων τούτων εἴ τι ποιήσαι ἡμῗν κύριος ὅτι οὐκ ἔστιν τῷ κυρίῳ συνεχόμενον σῴζειν ἐν πολλοῗς ἐν ὀλίγοις G3641
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:10 - καὶ ἀνέστη καὶ ἐπορεύθη εἰς Σαρεπτα εἰς τὸν πυλῶνα τῆς πόλεως καὶ ἰδοὺ ἐκεῗ γυνὴ χήρα συνέλεγεν ξύλα καὶ ἐβόησεν ὀπίσω αὐτῆς Ηλιου καὶ εἶπεν αὐτῇ λαβὲ δή μοι ὀλίγον G3641 ὕδωρ εἰς ἄγγος καὶ πίομαι
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:12 - καὶ εἶπεν γυνή ζῇ κύριος θεός σου εἰ ἔστιν μοι ἐγκρυφίας ἀλλ᾽ ὅσον δρὰξ ἀλεύρου ἐν τῇ ὑδρίᾳ καὶ ὀλίγον G3641 ἔλαιον ἐν τῷ καψάκῃ καὶ ἰδοὺ ἐγὼ συλλέγω δύο ξυλάρια καὶ εἰσελεύσομαι καὶ ποιήσω αὐτὸ ἐμαυτῇ καὶ τοῗς τέκνοις μου καὶ φαγόμεθα καὶ ἀποθανούμεθα
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:18 - καὶ συνήθροισεν Ιου πάντα τὸν λαὸν καὶ εἶπεν πρὸς αὐτούς Αχααβ ἐδούλευσεν τῷ Βααλ ὀλίγα G3641 καί γε Ιου δουλεύσει αὐτῷ πολλά
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 14:11 - (LXX 14:10)καὶ ἐβόησεν Ασα πρὸς κύριον θεὸν αὐτοῦ καὶ εἶπεν κύριε οὐκ ἀδυνατεῗ παρὰ σοὶ σῴζειν ἐν πολλοῗς καὶ ἐν ὀλίγοις G3641 κατίσχυσον ἡμᾶς κύριε θεὸς ἡμῶν ὅτι ἐπὶ σοὶ πεποίθαμεν καὶ ἐπὶ τῷ ὀνόματί σου ἤλθαμεν ἐπὶ τὸ πλῆθος τὸ πολὺ τοῦτο κύριε θεὸς ἡμῶν μὴ κατισχυσάτω πρὸς σὲ ἄνθρωπος
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 24:24 - ὅτι ἐν ὀλίγοις G3641 ἀνδράσιν παρεγένετο δύναμις Συρίας καὶ θεὸς παρέδωκεν εἰς τὰς χεῗρας αὐτῶν δύναμιν πολλὴν σφόδρα ὅτι ἐγκατέλιπον κύριον θεὸν τῶν πατέρων αὐτῶν καὶ μετὰ Ιωας ἐποίησεν κρίματα
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:34 - ἀλλ᾽ οἱ ἱερεῗς ὀλίγοι G3641 ἦσαν καὶ οὐκ ἐδύναντο δεῗραι τὴν ὁλοκαύτωσιν καὶ ἀντελάβοντο αὐτῶν οἱ ἀδελφοὶ αὐτῶν οἱ Λευῗται ἕως οὗ συνετελέσθη τὸ ἔργον καὶ ἕως οὗ ἡγνίσθησαν οἱ ἱερεῗς ὅτι οἱ Λευῗται προθύμως ἡγνίσθησαν παρὰ τοὺς ἱερεῗς
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 2:12 - καὶ ἀνέστην νυκτὸς ἐγὼ καὶ ἄνδρες ὀλίγοι G3641 μετ᾽ ἐμοῦ καὶ οὐκ ἀπήγγειλα ἀνθρώπῳ τί θεὸς δίδωσιν εἰς καρδίαν μου τοῦ ποιῆσαι μετὰ τοῦ Ισραηλ καὶ κτῆνος οὐκ ἔστιν μετ᾽ ἐμοῦ εἰ μὴ τὸ κτῆνος ἐγὼ ἐπιβαίνω ἐπ᾽ αὐτῷ
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:4 - καὶ πόλις πλατεῗα καὶ μεγάλη καὶ λαὸς ὀλίγος G3641 ἐν αὐτῇ καὶ οὐκ ἦσαν οἰκίαι ᾠκοδομημέναι
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 8:7 - ἔσται οὖν τὰ μὲν πρῶτά σου ὀλίγα G3641 τὰ δὲ ἔσχατά σου ἀμύθητα
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:20 - οὐκ ὀλίγος G3641 ἐστὶν χρόνος τοῦ βίου μου ἔασόν με ἀναπαύσασθαι μικρὸν
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 14:21 - πολλῶν δὲ γενομένων τῶν υἱῶν αὐτοῦ οὐκ οἶδεν ἐὰν δὲ ὀλίγοι G3641 γένωνται οὐκ ἐπίσταται
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:11 - ὀλίγα G3641 ὧν ἡμάρτηκας μεμαστίγωσαι μεγάλως ὑπερβαλλόντως λελάληκας
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 17:14 - (LXX 16:14)κύριε ἀπὸ ὀλίγων G3641 ἀπὸ γῆς διαμέρισον αὐτοὺς ἐν τῇ ζωῇ αὐτῶν καὶ τῶν κεκρυμμένων σου ἐπλήσθη γαστὴρ αὐτῶν ἐχορτάσθησαν υἱῶν καὶ ἀφῆκαν τὰ κατάλοιπα τοῗς νηπίοις αὐτῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:10 - (LXX 36:10)καὶ ἔτι ὀλίγον G3641 καὶ οὐ μὴ ὑπάρξῃ ἁμαρτωλός καὶ ζητήσεις τὸν τόπον αὐτοῦ καὶ οὐ μὴ εὕρῃς
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:16 - (LXX 36:16)κρεῗσσον ὀλίγον G3641 τῷ δικαίῳ ὑπὲρ πλοῦτον ἁμαρτωλῶν πολύν
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 73:2 - (LXX 72:2)ἐμοῦ δὲ παρὰ μικρὸν ἐσαλεύθησαν οἱ πόδες παρ᾽ ὀλίγον G3641 ἐξεχύθη τὰ διαβήματά μου
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:8 - (LXX 108:8)γενηθήτωσαν αἱ ἡμέραι αὐτοῦ ὀλίγαι G3641 καὶ τὴν ἐπισκοπὴν αὐτοῦ λάβοι ἕτερος
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 5:14 - παρ᾽ ὀλίγον G3641 ἐγενόμην ἐν παντὶ κακῷ ἐν μέσῳ ἐκκλησίας καὶ συναγωγῆς
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:10 - ὀλίγον G3641 μὲν ὑπνοῗς ὀλίγον G3641 δὲ κάθησαι μικρὸν δὲ νυστάζεις ὀλίγον G3641 δὲ ἐναγκαλίζῃ χερσὶν στήθη
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:29 - μακρὰν ἀπέχει θεὸς ἀπὸ ἀσεβῶν εὐχαῗς δὲ δικαίων ἐπακούει
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:33 - ὀλίγον G3641 νυστάζω ὀλίγον G3641 δὲ καθυπνῶ ὀλίγον G3641 δὲ ἐναγκαλίζομαι χερσὶν στήθη
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:2 - (LXX 5:1)μὴ σπεῦδε ἐπὶ στόματί σου καὶ καρδία σου μὴ ταχυνάτω τοῦ ἐξενέγκαι λόγον πρὸ προσώπου τοῦ θεοῦ ὅτι θεὸς ἐν τῷ οὐρανῷ καὶ σὺ ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς ἐπὶ τούτῳ ἔστωσαν οἱ λόγοι σου ὀλίγοι G3641
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:12 - (LXX 5:11)γλυκὺς ὕπνος τοῦ δούλου εἰ ὀλίγον G3641 καὶ εἰ πολὺ φάγεται καὶ τῷ ἐμπλησθέντι τοῦ πλουτῆσαι οὐκ ἔστιν ἀφίων αὐτὸν τοῦ ὑπνῶσαι
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 9:14 - πόλις μικρὰ καὶ ἄνδρες ἐν αὐτῇ ὀλίγοι G3641 καὶ ἔλθῃ ἐπ᾽ αὐτὴν βασιλεὺς μέγας καὶ κυκλώσῃ αὐτὴν καὶ οἰκοδομήσῃ ἐπ᾽ αὐτὴν χάρακας μεγάλους
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 10:1 - μυῗαι θανατοῦσαι σαπριοῦσιν σκευασίαν ἐλαίου ἡδύσματος τίμιον ὀλίγον G3641 σοφίας ὑπὲρ δόξαν ἀφροσύνης μεγάλης
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:7 - αὐτὸς δὲ οὐχ οὕτως ἐνεθυμήθη καὶ τῇ ψυχῇ οὐχ οὕτως λελόγισται ἀλλὰ ἀπαλλάξει νοῦς αὐτοῦ καὶ τοῦ ἔθνη ἐξολεθρεῦσαι οὐκ ὀλίγα G3641
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 21:17 - καὶ τὸ κατάλοιπον τῶν τοξευμάτων τῶν ἰσχυρῶν υἱῶν Κηδαρ ἔσται ὀλίγον G3641 διότι κύριος ἐλάλησεν θεὸς Ισραηλ
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 24:6 - διὰ τοῦτο ἀρὰ ἔδεται τὴν γῆν ὅτι ἡμάρτοσαν οἱ κατοικοῦντες αὐτήν διὰ τοῦτο πτωχοὶ ἔσονται οἱ ἐνοικοῦντες ἐν τῇ γῇ καὶ καταλειφθήσονται ἄνθρωποι ὀλίγοι G3641
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:24 - παίδευσον ἡμᾶς κύριε πλὴν ἐν κρίσει καὶ μὴ ἐν θυμῷ ἵνα μὴ ὀλίγους G3641 ἡμᾶς ποιήσῃς
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 42:2 - (LXX 49:2)πρὸς Ιερεμιαν τὸν προφήτην καὶ εἶπαν αὐτῷ πεσέτω δὴ τὸ ἔλεος ἡμῶν κατὰ πρόσωπόν σου καὶ πρόσευξαι πρὸς κύριον τὸν θεόν σου περὶ τῶν καταλοίπων τούτων ὅτι κατελείφθημεν ὀλίγοι G3641 ἀπὸ πολλῶν καθὼς οἱ ὀφθαλμοί σου βλέπουσιν
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 44:28 - (LXX 51:28)καὶ οἱ σεσῳσμένοι ἀπὸ ῥομφαίας ἐπιστρέψουσιν εἰς γῆν Ιουδα ὀλίγοι G3641 ἀριθμῷ καὶ γνώσονται οἱ κατάλοιποι Ιουδα οἱ καταστάντες ἐν γῇ Αἰγύπτῳ κατοικῆσαι ἐκεῗ λόγος τίνος ἐμμενεῗ
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 5:3 - καὶ λήμψῃ ἐκεῗθεν ὀλίγους G3641 ἐν ἀριθμῷ καὶ συμπεριλήμψῃ αὐτοὺς τῇ ἀναβολῇ σου
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 11:23 - καὶ ἀπὸ τῶν συναναμείξεων πρὸς αὐτὸν ποιήσει δόλον καὶ ἀναβήσεται καὶ ὑπερισχύσει αὐτοῦ ἐν ὀλίγῳ G3641 ἔθνει
Unchecked Copy BoxHag 1:6 - (LXX 1:6)ἐσπείρατε πολλὰ καὶ εἰσηνέγκατε ὀλίγα G3641 ἐφάγετε καὶ οὐκ εἰς πλησμονήν ἐπίετε καὶ οὐκ εἰς μέθην περιεβάλεσθε καὶ οὐκ ἐθερμάνθητε ἐν αὐτοῗς καὶ τοὺς μισθοὺς συνάγων συνήγαγεν εἰς δεσμὸν τετρυπημένον
Unchecked Copy BoxHag 1:9 - (LXX 1:9)ἐπεβλέψατε εἰς πολλά καὶ ἐγένετο ὀλίγα G3641 καὶ εἰσηνέχθη εἰς τὸν οἶκον καὶ ἐξεφύσησα αὐτά διὰ τοῦτο τάδε λέγει κύριος παντοκράτωρ ἀνθ᾽ ὧν οἶκός μού ἐστιν ἔρημος ὑμεῗς δὲ διώκετε ἕκαστος εἰς τὸν οἶκον αὐτοῦ
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:15 - (LXX 1:15)καὶ ὀργὴν μεγάλην ἐγὼ ὀργίζομαι ἐπὶ τὰ ἔθνη τὰ συνεπιτιθέμενα ἀνθ᾽ ὧν ἐγὼ μὲν ὠργίσθην ὀλίγα G3641 αὐτοὶ δὲ συνεπέθεντο εἰς κακά

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