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Lexicon :: Strong's G3968 - patris

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πατρίς
Transliteration
patris (Key)
Pronunciation
pat-rece'
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Strong’s Definitions

πατρίς patrís, pat-rece'; from G3902; a father-land, i.e. native town; (figuratively) heavenly home:—(own) country.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's G3968 in the following manner: (one's) own country (5x), country (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's G3968 in the following manner: (one's) own country (5x), country (3x).
  1. one's native country

    1. one's fatherland, one's own country, a fixed abode or home

    2. one's own native place i.e. a city

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πατρίς patrís, pat-rece'; from G3902; a father-land, i.e. native town; (figuratively) heavenly home:—(own) country.
STRONGS NT 3968: πατρίς
πατρίς, πατρίδος, (πατήρ), one's native country;
a. as in classical Greek from Homer down, one's fatherland, one's (own) country: John 4:44 (cf. γάρ, II. 1); equivalent to a fixed abode (home (R. V. a country of their own), opposed to the land where one παρεπιδημει), Hebrews 11:14.
b. one's native (own) place i. e. city: Matthew 13:54, 57; Mark 6:1, 4; Luke 4:23,(24); so Philo, leg. ad Gaium § 36 (ἐστι δέ μοι Ἱεροσόλυμα πατρίς); Josephus, Antiquities 10, 7, 3; 6, 4, 6; πατρίς Ἀκυληια ἦν, Herodian, 8, 3, 2 (1 edition, Bekker).
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
13:54; 13:57
Mark
6:1; 6:4
Luke
4:23
John
4:44
Hebrews
11:14

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3968 matches the Greek πατρίς (patris),
which occurs 8 times in 8 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:54 - And He came to [fn]His hometown G3968 and began teaching them in their synagogue, with the result that they were astonished, and said, “Where did this man acquire this wisdom and these [fn]miraculous powers?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:57 - And they took offense at Him. But Jesus said to them, “A prophet is not dishonored except in his [fn]hometown G3968 and in his own household.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:1 - Jesus went out from there and *came into [fn]His hometown G3968; and His disciples *followed Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:4 - Jesus said to them, “A prophet is not dishonored except in [fn]his hometown G3968 and among his own relatives, and in his own household.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:23 - And He said to them, “No doubt you will [fn]quote this proverb to Me: ‘Physician, heal yourself! All the miracles that we heard were done in Capernaum, do here in your hometown G3968 as well.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:24 - But He said, “Truly I say to you, no prophet is welcome in his hometown G3968.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:44 - For Jesus Himself testified that a prophet has no honor in his own country G3968.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:14 - For those who say such things make it clear that they are seeking a country G3968 of G3968 their own G3968.

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