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Lexicon :: Strong's G4159 - pothen

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πόθεν
Transliteration
pothen (Key)
Pronunciation
poth'-en
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Part of Speech
adverb
Root Word (Etymology)
From the base of πόσις (G4213) with enclitic adverb of origin
mGNT
29x in 1 unique form(s)
TR
28x in 2 unique form(s)
LXX
32x in 1 unique form(s)
Strong’s Definitions

πόθεν póthen, poth'-en; from the base of G4213 with enclitic adverb of origin; from which (as interrogative) or what (as relative) place, state, source or cause:—whence.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x

The KJV translates Strong's G4159 in the following manner: whence (28x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x
The KJV translates Strong's G4159 in the following manner: whence (28x).
  1. of place: from where, from what condition

  2. of origin or source: from what author or giver

  3. of cause: how is that?, how can that be?

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πόθεν póthen, poth'-en; from the base of G4213 with enclitic adverb of origin; from which (as interrogative) or what (as relative) place, state, source or cause:—whence.
STRONGS NT 4159: πόθεν
πόθεν, adverb (from Homer down), whence;
a. of place,from what place: Matthew 15:33; Luke 13:25, 27; John 3:8; John 6:5; John 8:14; John 9:29, 30; John 19:9; Revelation 7:13; from what condition, Revelation 2:5.
b. of origin or source, equivalent to from what author or giver: Matt. 13:(Matthew 13:27),Matthew 13:54,56; Matthew 21:25; Mark 6:2; Luke 20:7; John 2:9; James 4:1; from what parentage, John 7:27f (cf. John 6:42), see Meyer at the passage,
c. of cause, how is it that? how can it be that? Mark 8:4; Mark 12:37; Luke 1:43; John 1:48 (John 1:49); John 4:11.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
13; 13:27; 13:54; 13:56; 15:33; 21:25
Mark
6:2; 8:4; 12:37
Luke
1:43; 13:25; 13:27; 20:7
John
1:48; 1:49; 2:9; 3:8; 4:11; 6:5; 6:42; 7:27; 8:14; 9:29; 9:30; 19:9
James
4:1
Revelation
2:5; 7:13

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4159 matches the Greek πόθεν (pothen),
which occurs 28 times in 26 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:27 - προσελθόντες δὲ οἱ δοῦλοι τοῦ οἰκοδεσπότου εἶπον αὐτῷ κύριε οὐχὶ καλὸν σπέρμα ἔσπειρας ἐν τῷ σῷ ἀγρῷ πόθεν G4159 οὖν ἔχει ζιζάνια
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:54 - καὶ ἐλθὼν εἰς τὴν πατρίδα αὐτοῦ ἐδίδασκεν αὐτοὺς ἐν τῇ συναγωγῇ αὐτῶν ὥστε ἐκπλήσσεσθαι αὐτοὺς καὶ λέγειν πόθεν G4159 τούτῳ σοφία αὕτη καὶ αἱ δυνάμεις
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:56 - καὶ αἱ ἀδελφαὶ αὐτοῦ οὐχὶ πᾶσαι πρὸς ἡμᾶς εἰσιν πόθεν G4159 οὖν τούτῳ ταῦτα πάντα
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:33 - καὶ λέγουσιν αὐτῷ οἱ μαθηταί πόθεν G4159 ἡμῖν ἐν ἐρημίᾳ ἄρτοι τοσοῦτοι ὥστε χορτάσαι ὄχλον τοσοῦτον
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:25 - τὸ βάπτισμα τὸ Ἰωάννου πόθεν G4159 ἦν ἐξ οὐρανοῦ ἐξ ἀνθρώπων οἱ δὲ διελογίζοντο ἐν ἑαυτοῖς λέγοντες ἐὰν εἴπωμεν ἐξ οὐρανοῦ ἐρεῖ ἡμῖν διὰ τί οὖν οὐκ ἐπιστεύσατε αὐτῷ
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:2 - καὶ γενομένου σαββάτου ἤρξατο διδάσκειν ἐν τῇ συναγωγῇ καὶ πολλοὶ ἀκούοντες ἐξεπλήσσοντο λέγοντες πόθεν G4159 τούτῳ ταῦτα καὶ τίς σοφία δοθεῖσα τούτῳ καὶ αἱ δυνάμεις τοιαῦται διὰ τῶν χειρῶν αὐτοῦ γινόμεναι
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:4 - καὶ ἀπεκρίθησαν αὐτῷ οἱ μαθηταὶ αὐτοῦ ὅτι πόθεν G4159 τούτους δυνήσεταί τις ὧδε χορτάσαι ἄρτων ἐπ᾽ ἐρημίας
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:37 - αὐτὸς Δαυὶδ λέγει αὐτὸν κύριον καὶ πόθεν G4159 αὐτοῦ ἐστιν υἱός καὶ πολὺς ὄχλος ἤκουεν αὐτοῦ ἡδέως
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:43 - καὶ πόθεν G4159 μοι τοῦτο ἵνα ἔλθῃ μήτηρ τοῦ κυρίου μου πρὸς ἐμέ
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:25 - ἀφ᾽ οὗ ἂν ἐγερθῇ οἰκοδεσπότης καὶ ἀποκλείσῃ τὴν θύραν καὶ ἄρξησθε ἔξω ἑστάναι καὶ κρούειν τὴν θύραν λέγοντες κύριε ἄνοιξον ἡμῖν καὶ ἀποκριθεὶς ἐρεῖ ὑμῖν οὐκ οἶδα ὑμᾶς πόθεν G4159 ἐστέ
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:27 - καὶ ἐρεῖ λέγων ὑμῖν οὐκ οἶδα ὑμᾶς πόθεν G4159 ἐστέ ἀπόστητε ἀπ᾽ ἐμοῦ πάντες ἐργάται ἀδικίας
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 20:7 - καὶ ἀπεκρίθησαν μὴ εἰδέναι πόθεν G4159
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:48 - λέγει αὐτῷ Ναθαναήλ πόθεν G4159 με γινώσκεις ἀπεκρίθη Ἰησοῦς καὶ εἶπεν αὐτῷ πρὸ τοῦ σε Φίλιππον φωνῆσαι ὄντα ὑπὸ τὴν συκῆν εἶδόν σε
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:9 - ὡς δὲ ἐγεύσατο ἀρχιτρίκλινος τὸ ὕδωρ οἶνον γεγενημένον καὶ οὐκ ᾔδει πόθεν G4159 ἐστίν οἱ δὲ διάκονοι ᾔδεισαν οἱ ἠντληκότες τὸ ὕδωρ φωνεῖ τὸν νυμφίον ἀρχιτρίκλινος
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:8 - τὸ πνεῦμα ὅπου θέλει πνεῖ καὶ τὴν φωνὴν αὐτοῦ ἀκούεις ἀλλ᾽ οὐκ οἶδας πόθεν G4159 ἔρχεται καὶ ποῦ ὑπάγει οὕτως ἐστὶν πᾶς γεγεννημένος ἐκ τοῦ πνεύματος
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:11 - λέγει αὐτῷ γυνή κύριε οὔτε ἄντλημα ἔχεις καὶ τὸ φρέαρ ἐστὶν βαθύ πόθεν G4159 οὖν ἔχεις τὸ ὕδωρ τὸ ζῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 6:5 - ἐπάρας οὖν τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς Ἰησοῦς καὶ θεασάμενος ὅτι πολὺς ὄχλος ἔρχεται πρὸς αὐτὸν λέγει πρὸς Φίλιππον πόθεν G4159 ἀγοράσωμεν ἄρτους ἵνα φάγωσιν οὗτοι
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:27 - ἀλλὰ τοῦτον οἴδαμεν πόθεν G4159 ἐστίν δὲ Χριστὸς ὅταν ἔρχηται οὐδεὶς γινώσκει πόθεν G4159 ἐστίν
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:28 - ἔκραξεν οὖν ἐν τῷ ἱερῷ διδάσκων Ἰησοῦς καὶ λέγων κἀμὲ οἴδατε καὶ οἴδατε πόθεν G4159 εἰμί καὶ ἀπ᾽ ἐμαυτοῦ οὐκ ἐλήλυθα ἀλλ᾽ ἔστιν ἀληθινὸς πέμψας με ὃν ὑμεῖς οὐκ οἴδατε
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:14 - ἀπεκρίθη Ἰησοῦς καὶ εἶπεν αὐτοῖς κἂν ἐγὼ μαρτυρῶ περὶ ἐμαυτοῦ ἀληθής ἐστιν μαρτυρία μου ὅτι οἶδα πόθεν G4159 ἦλθον καὶ ποῦ ὑπάγω ὑμεῖς δὲ οὐκ οἴδατε πόθεν G4159 ἔρχομαι ποῦ ὑπάγω
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:29 - ἡμεῖς οἴδαμεν ὅτι Μωϋσεῖ λελάληκεν θεός τοῦτον δὲ οὐκ οἴδαμεν πόθεν G4159 ἐστίν
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:30 - ἀπεκρίθη ἄνθρωπος καὶ εἶπεν αὐτοῖς ἐν τούτῳ γὰρ τὸ θαυμαστόν ἐστιν ὅτι ὑμεῖς οὐκ οἴδατε πόθεν G4159 ἐστίν καὶ ἤνοιξέν μου τοὺς ὀφθαλμούς
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:9 - καὶ εἰσῆλθεν εἰς τὸ πραιτώριον πάλιν καὶ λέγει τῷ Ἰησοῦ πόθεν G4159 εἶ σύ δὲ Ἰησοῦς ἀπόκρισιν οὐκ ἔδωκεν αὐτῷ
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 4:1 - πόθεν G4159 πόλεμοι καὶ πόθεν G4159 μάχαι ἐν ὑμῖν οὐκ ἐντεῦθεν ἐκ τῶν ἡδονῶν ὑμῶν τῶν στρατευομένων ἐν τοῖς μέλεσιν ὑμῶν
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 2:5 - μνημόνευε οὖν πόθεν G4159 πέπτωκας καὶ μετανόησον καὶ τὰ πρῶτα ἔργα ποίησον εἰ δὲ μή ἔρχομαί σοι καὶ κινήσω τὴν λυχνίαν σου ἐκ τοῦ τόπου αὐτῆς ἐὰν μὴ μετανοήσῃς
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:13 - καὶ ἀπεκρίθη εἷς ἐκ τῶν πρεσβυτέρων λέγων μοι οὗτοι οἱ περιβεβλημένοι τὰς στολὰς τὰς λευκὰς τίνες εἰσὶν καὶ πόθεν G4159 ἦλθον

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