Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search NASB20
Your Bible Version is the NASB20
Go to Top
Link to This Page Cite This Page
Share this page Follow the BLB
Printable Page
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous Strongs NumberCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsRed Letter OnNext Strongs NumberRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1
The Blue Letter Bible

Lexicon :: Strong's G4250 - prin

Choose a new font size and typeface
prin (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
13x in 1 unique form(s)
14x in 2 unique form(s)
28x in 1 unique form(s)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

Strong’s Definitions

πρίν prín, prin; adverb from G4253; prior, sooner:—before (that), ere.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's G4250 in the following manner: before (11x), before that (2x), ere (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's G4250 in the following manner: before (11x), before that (2x), ere (1x).
  1. before, formerly

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πρίν prín, prin; adverb from G4253; prior, sooner:—before (that), ere.
πρίν ((according to Curtius, § 380 comparitive προιον, προιν, πρίν)), as in Greek writings from Homer down:
1. an adverb previously,formerly (cf. πάλαι, 1): 3Macc. 5:28 3Macc. 6:4, 31; but never so in the N. T.
2. with the force of a conjunction, before, before that: with an accusative and aorist infinitive of things past (cf. Winers Grammar, § 44, 6 at the end; Buttmann, § 142, 3); πρίν Ἀβραάμ γενέσθαι, before Abraham existed, came into being, John 8:58; also πρίν (cf. Meyer on Matthew 1:18), Matthew 1:18; (Acts 7:2); with an aorist infinitive haying the force of the Latin future perfect, of things future (cf. Winer's Grammar, 332 (311)): πρίν ἀλέκτορα φωνῆσαι, before the cock shall have crowed, Matthew 26:34, 75; Mark 14:72; Luke 22:61; add, John 4:49; John 14:29; also πρίν , Mark 14:30; Acts 2:20 (where L T Tr WH text omit ); πρίν , preceded by a negative sentence (Buttmann, § 139, 35), with the aorist subjunctive having the force of a future perfect in Latin (Buttmann, 231 (199)), Luke 2:26 (R G L T Tr marginal reading, but WH brackets ), and R G in Luke 22:34; πρίν , followed by the optative of a thing as entertained in thought, Acts 25:16 (Winers Grammar, 297 (279); Buttmann, 230 (198)). Cf. Matthiae, § 522, 2, p. 1201f; Alexander Buttmann (1873) Gram. § 139, 41; Klotz ad Devar. ii. 2, p. 720ff; Winers Grammar (and Buttmann), as above.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006, 2011 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission.

BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1:18; 1:18; 26:34; 26:75
14:30; 14:72
2:26; 22:34; 22:61
4:49; 8:58; 14:29
2:20; 7:2; 25:16

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4250 matches the Greek πρίν (prin),
which occurs 14 times in 14 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:18 - Now the birth of Jesus the [fn]Messiah was as follows: when His mother Mary had been [fn]betrothed to Joseph, before G4250 they came together she was found to be pregnant by the Holy Spirit.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:34 - Jesus said to him, “Truly I say to you that this very night, before G4250 a rooster crows, you will deny Me three times.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:75 - And Peter remembered the statement that Jesus had [fn]made: “Before G4250 a rooster crows, you will deny Me three times.” And he went out and wept bitterly.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:30 - And Jesus *said to him, “Truly I say to you, that [fn]this very night, before G4250 a rooster crows twice, you yourself will deny Me three times.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:72 - And immediately a rooster crowed a second time. And Peter remembered how Jesus had made the remark to him, “Before G4250 a rooster crows twice, you will deny Me three times.” And [fn]he hurried on and began to weep.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 2:26 - And it had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death before G4250 he had seen the Lord’s [fn]Christ.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:34 - But He said, “I tell you, Peter, the rooster will not crow today until you have denied three times that you know Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:61 - And then the Lord turned and looked at Peter. And Peter remembered the word of the Lord, how He had told him, “Before G4250 a rooster crows today, you will deny Me three times.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:49 - The royal official *said to Him, “[fn]Sir, come down before G4250 my child dies.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:58 - Jesus said to them, “Truly, truly I say to you, before G4250 Abraham [fn]was born, [fn]I am.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 14:29 - “And now I have told you before G4250 it happens, so that when it happens, you may believe.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:2 - And [fn]Stephen said, “Listen to me, [fn]brothers and fathers! The God of glory appeared to our father Abraham when he was in Mesopotamia, before G4250 he lived in [fn]Haran,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 25:16 - “I replied to them that it is not the custom of the Romans to hand over any person before G4250 the accused meets his accusers face to face, and has an opportunity to make his defense against the charges.
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search NASB20

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval
Search NASB20

Let's Connect
Daily Devotionals

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Donate Contact

Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding.

Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization