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Lexicon :: Strong's G395 - anatolē

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

TDNT Reference: 1:352,57

Strong’s Definitions

ἀνατολή anatolḗ, an-at-ol-ay'; from G393; a rising of light, i.e. dawn (figuratively); by implication, the east (also in plural):—dayspring, east, rising.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's G395 in the following manner: east (9x), dayspring (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's G395 in the following manner: east (9x), dayspring (1x).
  1. a rising (of the sun and stars)

  2. the east (the direction of the sun's rising)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀνατολή anatolḗ, an-at-ol-ay'; from G393; a rising of light, i.e. dawn (figuratively); by implication, the east (also in plural):—dayspring, east, rising.
STRONGS NT 395: ἀνατολή
ἀνατολή, -ῆς, , (from ἀνατέλλω, which see), as in Greek writings;
1. a rising (of the sun and stars); light rising ἐξ ὕψους, Luke 1:78.
2. the east (the quarter of the sun's rising): Matthew 2:2, 9; Revelation 21:13 (Griesbach ἀνατολῶν); Herodian, 2, 8, 18 (10); 3, 5, 1; Josephus, contra Apion 1, 14, 3 [6; 1, 26, 6; Mark 16 WH (rejected) 'Shorter Conclusion']; Clement of Rome, 1 Cor. 5, 6; Ignatius ad Rom. 2, 2; Melito quoted in Eusebius, h. e. 4, 26, 14; with ἡλίου added, Revelation 7:2 [R G T Tr WH text]; plural, eastern regions, the east [Winer's Grammar, 176 (166)]: Matthew 2:1; Matthew 8:11; Matthew 24:27; Luke 13:29 (Sept., Herodotus, Plato, Polybius, Plutarch, others; Philo in Flacc. § 7); with the addition of ἡλίου, Revelation 16:12 [-λῆς T Tr text WH text; Revelation 7:2 L WH marginal reading].
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2:1; 2:2; 2:9; 8:11; 24:27
1:78; 13:29
7:2; 7:2; 16:12; 21:13

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G395 matches the Greek ἀνατολή (anatolē),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:1 - Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, [fn]magi from the east G395 arrived in Jerusalem, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:2 - “Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we saw His star in the east G395 and have come to worship Him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:9 - After hearing the king, they went their way; and the star, which they had seen in the east, G395 went on before them until it came and stood over the place where the Child was.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 8:11 - “I say to you that many will come from east G395 and west, and [fn]recline at the table with Abraham, Isaac and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:27 - “For just as the lightning comes from the east G395 and flashes even to the west, so will the coming of the Son of Man be.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:20 - And they went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them, and confirmed the word by the [fn]signs that followed.] [[fn]And they promptly reported all these instructions to Peter and his companions. And after that, Jesus Himself sent out through them from east to west the sacred and imperishable proclamation of eternal salvation.]
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:78 - Because of the tender mercy of our God,
With which the Sunrise G395 from on high will visit us,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:29 - “And they will come from east G395 and west and from north and south, and will recline at the table in the kingdom of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:2 - And I saw another angel ascending from the rising G395 of the sun, having the seal of the living God; and he cried out with a loud voice to the four angels to whom it was granted to harm the earth and the sea,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 16:12 - The sixth angel poured out his bowl on the great river, the Euphrates; and its water was dried up, so that the way would be prepared for the kings from the [fn]east. G395
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:13 - There were three gates on the east G395 and three gates on the north and three gates on the south and three gates on the west.

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