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Lexicon :: Strong's G3727 - horkos

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ὅρκος
Transliteration
horkos (Key)
Pronunciation
hor'-kos
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From herkos (a fence, perhaps akin to ὅριον (G3725))
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 5:457,729

Strong’s Definitions

ὅρκος hórkos, hor'-kos; from ἕρκος hérkos (a fence; perhaps akin to G3725); a limit, i.e. (sacred) restraint (specially, an oath):—oath.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's G3727 in the following manner: oath (10x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's G3727 in the following manner: oath (10x).
  1. that which has been pledged or promised with an oath

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ὅρκος hórkos, hor'-kos; from ἕρκος hérkos (a fence; perhaps akin to G3725); a limit, i.e. (sacred) restraint (specially, an oath):—oath.
STRONGS NT 3727: ὅρκος
ὅρκος, ὅρκου, (from ἔργῳ, εἴργω; equivalent to ἕρκος an enclosure, confinement; hence, Latinorcus) (from Homer down), the Sept. for שֲׁבוּעָה, an oath: Matthew 14:7, 9; Matthew 26:72; Mark 6:26; Luke 1:73 (Winers Grammar, 628 (583); Buttmann, § 144, 13); Acts 2:30 (Winer's Grammar, 226 (212); 603 (561)); Hebrews 6:16; James 5:12; by metonymy, that which has been pledged or promised with an oath; plural vows, Matthew 5:33 ((cf. Wünsche ad loc.)).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
5:33; 14:7; 14:9; 26:72
Mark
6:26
Luke
1:73
Acts
2:30
Hebrews
6:16
James
5:12

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3727 matches the Greek ὅρκος (horkos),
which occurs 10 times in 10 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:33 - “Again, you have heard that [fn]the ancients were told, ‘[fn]YOU SHALL NOT [fn]MAKE FALSE VOWS, BUT SHALL FULFILL YOUR [fn]VOWS G3727 TO THE LORD.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:7 - so much that he promised with an oath G3727 to give her whatever she asked.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:9 - And although he was grieved, the king commanded it to be given because of his oaths G3727 and [fn]his dinner guests.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:72 - And again he denied it, with an oath G3727: “I do not know the man.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:26 - And although the king was very sorry, because of his oaths G3727 and [fn]his dinner guests, he was unwilling to refuse her.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:73 - The oath G3727 which He swore to our father Abraham,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:30 - “So because he was a prophet and knew that God had sworn to him with an oath G3727 to seat one [fn]of his descendants on his throne,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 6:16 - For people swear an oath by [fn]one greater than themselves, and with them an oath G3727 serving as confirmation is an end of every dispute.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 6:17 - [fn]In the same way God, desiring even more to demonstrate to the heirs of the promise [fn]the fact that His purpose is unchangeable, [fn]confirmed it with an oath G3727,
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 5:12 - But above all, my brothers and sisters, do not swear, either by heaven or by earth or with any other oath G3727; but [fn]your yes is to be yes, and your no, no, so that you do not fall under judgment.

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