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Lexicon :: Strong's G4128 - plēthos

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plēthos (Key)
Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TDNT Reference: 6:274,866

Strong’s Definitions

πλῆθος plēthos, play'-thos; from G4130; a fulness, i.e. a large number, throng, populace:—bundle, company, multitude.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 32x

The KJV translates Strong's G4128 in the following manner: multitude (30x), company (1x), bundle (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 32x
The KJV translates Strong's G4128 in the following manner: multitude (30x), company (1x), bundle (1x).
  1. a multitude

    1. a great number, of men or things

    2. the whole number, the whole multitude, the assemblage

      1. the multitude of the people

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πλῆθος plēthos, play'-thos; from G4130; a fulness, i.e. a large number, throng, populace:—bundle, company, multitude.
πλῆθος, πλήθους, τό (ΠΛΑΩ), from Homer down; the Sept. chiefly for רֹב, often for הָמון; a multitude, i. e.
a. a great number, namely, of men or things: Acts 21:22 (not Tr WH); Hebrews 11:12 (cf. Winer's Grammar, 120 (114) n.); with πολύ added, Mark 3:7, 8; πλῆθος with a genitive, Luke 2:13; John 21:6; Acts 5:14; Acts 28:3 (A. V. bundle (L T Tr WH add τί)); James 5:20; 1 Peter 4:8; πολύ πλῆθος and πλῆθος πολύ (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 59, 2) with a genitive, Luke 5:6; Luke 11:17; Luke 23:27; John 5:3 (here L brackets G T Tr WH omit πολύ); Acts 14:1; Acts 17:4.
b. with the article, the whole number, the whole multitude; the assemblage: Acts 15:30; Acts 23:7; τοῦ λαοῦ, Acts 21:36; πᾶν τό πλῆθος, Acts 15:12; with a genitive, Luke 1:10; (Luke 8:37 (τῆς περιχώρου); Luke 19:37); Luke 23:1; Acts (Acts 4:32); Acts 5:16; (Acts 6:2,5); Acts 25:24; the multitude of people, Acts 2:6; Acts 19:9; with τῆς πόλεως added, Acts 14:4.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

3:7; 3:8
1:10; 2:13; 5:6; 8:37; 11:17; 19:37; 23:1; 23:27
5:3; 21:6
2:6; 4:32; 5:14; 5:16; 6:2; 6:5; 14:1; 14:4; 15:12; 15:30; 17:4; 19:9; 21:22; 21:36; 23:7; 25:24; 28:3
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4128 matches the Greek πλῆθος (plēthos),
which occurs 32 times in 32 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:7 - Jesus withdrew to the sea with His disciples; and a large multitude G4128 from Galilee followed, and also from Judea,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:8 - and from Jerusalem, and from Idumea, and beyond the Jordan, and the vicinity of Tyre and Sidon, a great number G4128 of G4128 people G4128 heard about everything that He was doing and came to Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:10 - And the whole multitude G4128 of the people were in prayer outside at the hour of the incense offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:13 - And suddenly there appeared with the angel a multitude G4128 of the heavenly [fn]army of angels praising God and saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:6 - And when they had done this, they caught a great quantity G4128 of fish, and their nets began to tear;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:17 - And then Jesus came down with them and stood on a level place; and there was a large crowd of His disciples, and a great multitude G4128 of the people from all Judea and Jerusalem, and the coastal region of Tyre and Sidon,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:37 - And all the [fn]people G4128 of the territory of the Gerasenes and the surrounding region asked Him to leave them, because they were overwhelmed by great fear; and He got into a boat and returned.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:37 - And as soon as He was approaching, near the descent of the Mount of Olives, the whole crowd G4128 of the disciples began to praise God [fn]joyfully with a loud voice for all the [fn]miracles which they had seen,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:1 - Then the entire assembly G4128 of them set out and brought Him before Pilate.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:27 - Now following Him was a large crowd G4128 of the people, and of women who were [fn]mourning and grieving for Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:3 - In these porticoes lay a multitude G4128 of those who were sick, blind, limping, or [fn]paralyzed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 21:6 - And He said to them, “Cast the net on the right-hand side of the boat, and you will find the fish. So they cast it, and then they were not able to haul it in because of the great G4128 quantity G4128 of fish.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:6 - And when this sound occurred, the crowd G4128 came together and they were bewildered, because each one of them was hearing them speak in his own [fn]language.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:32 - And the [fn]congregation G4128 of those who believed were of one heart and soul; and not one of them [fn]claimed that anything belonging to him was his own, but all things were common property to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:14 - And increasingly believers in the Lord, large G4128 numbers G4128 of men and women, were being added to their number,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:16 - The [fn]people G4128 from the cities in the vicinity of Jerusalem were coming together as well, bringing people who were sick [fn]or tormented with unclean spirits, and they were all being healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 6:2 - So the twelve summoned the [fn]congregation G4128 of the disciples and said, “It is not desirable for us to neglect the word of God in order to serve tables.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 6:5 - The [fn]announcement found approval with the whole [fn]congregation G4128; and they chose Stephen, a man full of faith and of the Holy Spirit, and Philip, Prochorus, Nicanor, Timon, Parmenas, and [fn]Nicolas, a [fn]proselyte from Antioch.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:1 - In Iconium they entered the synagogue of the Jews together, and spoke in such a way that a large number G4128 of G4128 people G4128 believed, both of Jews and of Greeks.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:4 - But the [fn]people G4128 of the city were divided; and some [fn]sided with the Jews, while others, with the apostles.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:12 - All the people G4128 kept silent, and they were listening to Barnabas and Paul as they were relating all the signs and wonders that God had done through them among the Gentiles.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:30 - So when they were sent away, they went down to Antioch; and after gathering the [fn]congregation G4128 together, they delivered the letter.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:4 - And some of them were persuaded and joined Paul and Silas, [fn]along with a large number G4128 of the God-fearing Greeks and [fn]a significant number of the leading women.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:9 - But when some were becoming hardened and disobedient, speaking evil of [fn]the Way before the [fn]people G4128, he withdrew from them and took the disciples away with him, and had discussions daily in the school of Tyrannus.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:22 - “So what is to be done? They will certainly hear that you have come.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:36 - for the multitude G4128 of people kept following them, shouting, “Away with him!”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 23:7 - When he said this, a dissension occurred between the Pharisees and Sadducees, and the assembly G4128 was divided.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:24 - And Festus *said, “King Agrippa, and all you gentlemen present with us, you see this man about whom all the people G4128 of the Jews appealed to me, both in Jerusalem and here, shouting that he ought not to live any longer.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:3 - But when Paul had gathered a bundle G4128 of sticks and laid them on the fire, a viper came out [fn]because of the heat and fastened itself on his hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:12 - Therefore even from one man, and one who was as good as dead [fn]at that, there were born descendants who were just as the stars of heaven in number G4128, and as the innumerable grains of sand along the seashore.
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 5:20 - let him know that the one who has turned a sinner from the error of his way will save his soul from death and cover a multitude G4128 of sins.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 4:8 - Above all, keep fervent in your love for one another, because love covers a multitude G4128 of sins.
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