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Lexicon :: Strong's G3664 - homoios

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homoios (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
From the base of ὁμοῦ (G3674)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 5:186,684

Strong’s Definitions

ὅμοιος hómoios, hom'-oy-os; from the base of G3674; similar (in appearance or character):—like, + manner.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 47x

The KJV translates Strong's G3664 in the following manner: like (47x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 47x
The KJV translates Strong's G3664 in the following manner: like (47x).
  1. like, similar, resembling

    1. like: i.e. resembling

    2. like: i.e. corresponding to a thing

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ὅμοιος hómoios, hom'-oy-os; from the base of G3674; similar (in appearance or character):—like, + manner.
ὅμοιος (on the accent cf. (Chandler §§ 384, 385); Winers Grammar, 52 (51); Alexander Buttmann (1873) Ausf. Spr. § 11 Anm. 9), ὁμοία, ὅμοιον, also of two term. (once in the N. T., Revelation 4:3 Rst G L T Tr WH; cf. Winers Grammar, § 11, 1; (Buttmann, 26 (23))) (from ὁμός (akin to ἅμα (which see), Latinsimilis, English same, etc.)) (from Homer down), like, similar, resembling:
a. like i. e. resembling: τίνι, in form or look, John 9:9; Revelation 1:13, 15; Revelation 2:18; Revelation 4:6f.; Revelation 9:7,10 (but here Tr text WH marginal reading ὁμοιοις), Revelation 9:19; Revelation 11:1; 13:2, 11; 14:14 (but here T WH with the accusative (for dative)); Revelation 16:13 Rec.; ὁράσει, in appearance, Revelation 4:3; in nature, Acts 17:29; Galatians 5:21; Revelation 21:11, 18; in nature and condition, 1 John 3:2; in mode of thinking, feeling, acting, Matthew 11:16; Matthew 13:52; Luke 6:47-49; Luke 7:31; Luke 12:36, and L WH Tr text (see below) in John 8:55; equivalent to may be compared to a thing, so in parables: Matthew 13:31, 33, 44f, 47; Matthew 20:1; Luke 13:18f, 21.
b. like i. e. corresponding or equivalent to, the same as: ὅμοιον τούτοις τρόπον, Jude 1:7; equal in strength, Revelation 13:4; in power and attractions, Revelation 18:18; in authority, Matthew 22:39; Mark 12:31 (here T WH omit; Tr marginal reading brackets ὅμοιον); in mind and character, τίνος (cf. Winers Grammar, 195 (183) (cf. § 28, 2); Buttmann, § 132, 24), John 8:55 R G T Tr marginal reading (see above).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

11:16; 13:31; 13:33; 13:44; 13:47; 13:52; 20:1; 22:39
6:47; 6:48; 6:49; 7:31; 12:36; 13:18; 13:21
8:55; 8:55; 9:9
1 John
1:13; 1:15; 2:18; 4:3; 4:3; 4:6; 9:7; 9:10; 9:19; 11:1; 13:2; 13:4; 13:11; 14:14; 16:13; 18:18; 21:11; 21:18

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3664 matches the Greek ὅμοιος (homoios),
which occurs 47 times in 43 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:16 - “But to what shall I compare this generation? It is like G3664 children sitting in the market places, who call out to the other children,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:31 - He presented another parable to them, saying, “The kingdom of heaven is like G3664 a mustard seed, which a man took and sowed in his field;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:33 - He spoke another parable to them, “The kingdom of heaven is like G3664 leaven, which a woman took and hid in three [fn]pecks of flour until it was all leavened.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:44 - “The kingdom of heaven is like G3664 a treasure hidden in the field, which a man found and hid again; and from joy over it he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:45 - “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like G3664 a merchant seeking fine pearls,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:47 - “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like G3664 a dragnet cast into the sea, and gathering fish of every kind;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:52 - And [fn]Jesus said to them, “Therefore every scribe who has become a disciple of the kingdom of heaven is like G3664 a head of a household, who brings out of his treasure things new and old.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:1 - “For the kingdom of heaven is like G3664 [fn]a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 22:39 - “The second is like G3664 it, ‘YOU SHALL LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR AS YOURSELF.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:31 - “The second is this, ‘YOU SHALL LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR AS YOURSELF.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:47 - “Everyone who comes to Me and hears My words and [fn]acts on them, I will show you whom he is like: G3664
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:48 - he is like G3664 a man building a house, who [fn]dug deep and laid a foundation on the rock; and when a flood occurred, the [fn]torrent burst against that house and could not shake it, because it had been well built.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:49 - “But the one who has heard and has not acted accordingly, is like G3664 a man who built a house on the ground without any foundation; and the [fn]torrent burst against it and immediately it collapsed, and the ruin of that house was great.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:31 - “To what then shall I compare the men of this generation, and what are they like? G3664
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:32 - “They are like G3664 children who sit in the market place and call to one another, and they say, ‘We played the flute for you, and you did not dance; we sang a dirge, and you did not weep.’
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:36 - “Be like G3664 men who are waiting for their master when he returns from the wedding feast, so that they may immediately open the door to him when he comes and knocks.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:18 - So He was saying, “What is the kingdom of God like, G3664 and to what shall I compare it?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:19 - “It is like G3664 a mustard seed, which a man took and threw into his own garden; and it grew and became a tree, and THE BIRDS OF THE [fn]AIR NESTED IN ITS BRANCHES.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:21 - “It is like G3664 leaven, which a woman took and hid in three [fn]pecks of flour until it was all leavened.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:55 - and you have not come to know Him, but I know Him; and if I say that I do not know Him, I will be a liar like G3664 you, but I do know Him and keep His word.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:9 - Others were saying, “This is he,” still others were saying, “No, but he is like G3664 him.” [fn]He kept saying, “I am the one.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:29 - “Being then the children of God, we ought not to think that the Divine Nature is like G3664 gold or silver or stone, an image formed by the art and thought of man.
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 5:21 - envying, drunkenness, carousing, and things like G3664 these, of which I forewarn you, just as I have forewarned you, that those who practice such things will not inherit the kingdom of God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 3:2 - Beloved, now we are children of God, and it has not appeared as yet what we will be. We know that when He appears, we will be like G3664 Him, because we will see Him just as He is.
Unchecked Copy BoxJde 1:7 - just as Sodom and Gomorrah and the cities around them, since they in the same G3664 way as these indulged in gross immorality and went after [fn]strange flesh, are exhibited as an [fn]example in undergoing the punishment of eternal fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 1:13 - and in the middle of the lampstands I saw one G3664 like G3664 [fn]a son of man, clothed in a robe reaching to the feet, and girded across His chest with a golden sash.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 1:15 - His feet were like G3664 burnished bronze, when it has been made to glow in a furnace, and His voice was like the sound of many waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 2:18 - “And to the angel of the church in Thyatira write: The Son of God, who has [fn]eyes like a flame of fire, and His feet are like G3664 burnished bronze, says this:
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:3 - And He who was sitting was like G3664 a jasper stone and a sardius in appearance; and there was a [fn]rainbow around the throne, like G3664 an emerald in appearance.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:6 - and before the throne there was something like a sea of glass, like G3664 crystal; and in the [fn]center and around the throne, four living creatures full of eyes in front and behind.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:7 - The first creature was like G3664 a lion, and the second creature like G3664 a calf, and the third creature had a face like that of a man, and the fourth creature was like G3664 a flying eagle.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:7 - The [fn]appearance of the locusts was like G3664 horses prepared for battle; and on their heads appeared to be crowns like G3664 gold, and their faces were like the faces of men.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:10 - They have tails like G3664 scorpions, and stings; and in their tails is their power to hurt men for five months.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:19 - For the power of the horses is in their mouths and in their tails; for their tails are like G3664 serpents and have heads, and with them they do harm.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 11:1 - Then there was given me a [fn]measuring rod like G3664 a staff; [fn]and someone said, “Get up and measure the [fn]temple of God and the altar, and those who worship in it.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:2 - And the beast which I saw was like G3664 a leopard, and his feet were like G3664 those of a bear, and his mouth like the mouth of a lion. And the dragon gave him his power and his throne and great authority.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:4 - they worshiped the dragon because he gave his authority to the beast; and they worshiped the beast, saying, “Who is like G3664 the beast, and who is able to wage war with him?”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:11 - Then I saw another beast coming up out of the earth; and he had two horns like G3664 a lamb and he spoke as a dragon.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:14 - Then I looked, and behold, a white cloud, and sitting on the cloud was one G3664 like G3664 [fn]a son of man, having a golden crown on His head and a sharp sickle in His hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 16:13 - And I saw coming out of the mouth of the dragon and out of the mouth of the beast and out of the mouth of the false prophet, three unclean spirits like frogs;
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 18:18 - and were crying out as they saw the smoke of her burning, saying, ‘What city is like G3664 the great city?’
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:11 - having the glory of God. Her [fn]brilliance was like G3664 a very costly stone, as a stone of crystal-clear jasper.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:18 - The material of the wall was jasper; and the city was pure gold, like G3664 [fn]clear glass.
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