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Lexicon :: Strong's G455 - anoigō

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anoigō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
From ἀνά (G303) and oigo (to open)
77x in 35 unique form(s)
77x in 35 unique form(s)
130x in 54 unique form(s)
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Strong’s Definitions

ἀνοίγω anoígō, an-oy'-go; from G303 and οἴγω oígō (to open); to open up (literally or figuratively, in various applications):—open.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 77x

The KJV translates Strong's G455 in the following manner: open (77x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 77x
The KJV translates Strong's G455 in the following manner: open (77x).
  1. to open

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀνοίγω anoígō, an-oy'-go; from G303 and οἴγω oígō (to open); to open up (literally or figuratively, in various applications):—open.
ἀνοίγω; (ἀνά, οἴγω i. e. ὀιγνυμι); future ἀνοίξω; 1 aorist ἤνοιξα and (John 9:14 and as a variant elsewhere also) ἀνέῳξα (an earlier form) [and ἠνέωξα WH in John 9:17, 32 (cf. Genesis 8:6), so Tr (when corrected), but without the iota subscript; see Ι, ι]; 2 perfect ἀνέῳγα (to be or stand open; cf. Bttm. Ausf. Spr. ii., p. 250f; [Rutherford, New Phryn., p. 247; Veitch, under the word]; the Attic writers give this force mostly to the perfect passive); passive [present ἀνοίγομαι Matthew 7:8 L Tr text WH marginal reading; Luke 11:10 Tr marginal reading WH marginal reading]; perfect participle ἀνεῳγμένος and ἠνεῳγμένος (ἠνοιγμένος Acts 9:8 Tdf.); 1 aorist ἀνεῴχθην, ἠνεῴχθην, and ἠνοίχθην, infinitive ἀνεῳχθῆναι (with double augment Luke 3:21); 2 aorist ἠνοίγην (the usual later form); 1 future ἀνοιχθήσομαι (Luke 11:9 Tdf., 10 L T); 2 future ἀνοιγήσομαι; (on these forms, in the use of which both manuscripts and editions differ much, cf. [Tdf. Proleg., p. 121f]; WHs Appendix, pp. 161, 170; Buttman Gram., p. 280 [21st German edition]; Buttman N. T. Gr. 63 (55); Winers Grammar, 72 (70) and 83 (79); [Veitch, under the word]); to open: a door, a gate, Acts 5:19; Acts 12:10, 14; Acts 16:26; Revelation 4:1; very often in Greek writings. Metaphorically, to give entrance into the soul, Revelation 3:20; to furnish opportunity to do something, Acts 14:27; Colossians 4:3; passive, of an opportunity offered, 1 Corinthians 16:9; 2 Corinthians 2:12; Revelation 3:8; cf. θύρα. simply ἀνοίγειν τινί to open (the door [Buttmann, 145 (127)]) to one; properly: Luke 12:36; Acts 5:23; Acts 12:16; John 10:3; in a proverbial saying, to grant something asked for, Matthew 7:7; Luke 11:9f; parabolically, to give access to the blessings of God's kingdom, Matthew 25:11; Luke 13:25; Revelation 3:7. τοὺς θησαυρούς, Matthew 2:11 (Sir. 43:14; Euripides, Ion 923); τὰ μνημεῖα, Matthew 27:52; τάφος, Romans 3:13; τὸ θρέαρ, Revelation 9:2. heaven is said to be opened and something to descend from it, Matthew 3:16; Luke 3:21; John 1:51 (52); Acts 10:11; or something is said to be seen there, Acts 7:56 R G; Revelation 11:19 ( ναὸς... ἐν τῷ οὐρανῷ); [Rev 15:5]; Rev 19:11. ἀνοίγ. τὸ στόμα: of a fish's mouth, Matthew 17:27; Hebraistically, of those who begin to speak [Winer's Grammar, 33 (32), 608 (565)], Matthew 5:2; Acts 8:32, 35; Acts 10:34; Acts 18:14; followed by εἰς βλασφημίαν [-μίας L T Tr WH], Revelation 13:6; ἐν παραβολαῖς, i. e. to make use of [A. V. in], Matthew 13:35 (Psalm 77:2 (Ps. 78:2); ἐν ἔπεσι Lucian, Philops. § 33); πρός τινα, 2 Corinthians 6:11 (τὸ στόμα ἡμῶν ἀνέῳγε πρὸς ὑμᾶς our mouth is open toward you, i. e. we speak freely to you, we keep nothing back); the mouth of one is said to be opened who recovers the power of speech, Luke 1:64; of the earth yawning, Revelation 12:16. ἀν. ἀκοάς (τινος), i. e. to restore the faculty of hearing, Mark 7:35 (L T Tr WH). ἀν. τοὺς ὀφθαλμούς [Winer's Grammar, 33 (32)], to part the eyelids so as to see, Acts 9:8, 40; τινός, to restore one's sight, Matthew 9:30; Matthew 20:33; John 9:10, 14, 17, 21, 26, 30, 32; John 10:21; John 11:37; metaphorically, Acts 26:18 (to open the eyes of one's mind). ἀνοίγω τὴν σφραγίδα, to unseal, Revelation 5:9; Revelation 6:1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 12; Revelation 8:1; ἀν. τὸ βιβλίον, βιβλαρίδιον, to unroll, Luke 4:17 L Tr WH; Revelation 5:2-5; Revelation 10:2, 8; Revelation 20:12.
[Compare: διανοίγω.]
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

77:2; 78:2
2:11; 3:16; 5:2; 7:7; 7:8; 9:30; 13:35; 17:27; 20:33; 25:11; 27:52
1:64; 3:21; 3:21; 4:17; 11:9; 11:9; 11:10; 11:10; 12:36; 13:25
1:51; 9:10; 9:14; 9:14; 9:17; 9:17; 9:21; 9:26; 9:30; 9:32; 9:32; 10:3; 10:21; 11:37
5:19; 5:23; 7:56; 8:32; 8:35; 9:8; 9:8; 9:40; 10:11; 10:34; 12:10; 12:14; 12:16; 14:27; 16:26; 18:14; 26:18
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
2:12; 6:11
3:7; 3:8; 3:20; 4:1; 5:2; 5:3; 5:4; 5:5; 5:9; 6:1; 6:3; 6:5; 6:7; 6:9; 6:12; 8:1; 9:2; 10:2; 10:8; 11:19; 12:16; 13:6; 15:5; 19:11; 20:12

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G455 matches the Greek ἀνοίγω (anoigō),
which occurs 77 times in 75 verses in the TR Greek.

Page 1 / 2 (Mat 2:11–Col 4:3)

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:11 - And after coming into the house they saw the Child with Mary His mother; and they [fn]fell to the ground and worshiped Him. Then, opening G455 their treasures, they presented to Him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 3:16 - And after being baptized, Jesus came up immediately from the water; and behold, the heavens were opened G455, and [fn]he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and coming upon Him,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:2 - And He opened G455 His mouth and began to teach them, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:7 -

[fn]Ask, and it will be given to you; [fn]seek, and you will find; [fn]knock, and it will be opened G455 to you.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:8 - “For everyone who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks it will be opened G455.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:30 - And their eyes were opened G455. And Jesus sternly warned them, saying, “See that no one knows about this!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 13:35 - so that what was spoken through the prophet might be fulfilled, saying,



Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:27 - “However, so that we do not [fn]offend them, go to the sea and throw in a hook, and take the first fish that comes up; and when you open G455 its mouth, you will find a [fn]stater. Take that and give it to them for Me and you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:33 - They *said to Him, “Lord, that our eyes be opened G455.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:11 - “And later the other virgins also *came, saying, ‘Lord, lord, open G455 up G455 for us.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:52 - And the tombs were opened G455, and many bodies of the [fn]saints who had fallen asleep were raised;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:64 - And at once his mouth was opened G455 and his tongue loosed, and he began to speak, blessing God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 3:21 -

Now it happened that when all the people were being baptized, Jesus was also baptized, and while He was praying, heaven was opened G455,

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:9 -

“So I say to you, [fn]ask, and it will be given to you; [fn]seek, and you will find; [fn]knock, and it will be opened G455 to you.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:10 - “For everyone who asks, receives; and he who seeks, finds; and to him who knocks, it will be opened G455.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:36 - “And be like men who are waiting for their master when he returns from the wedding feast, so that they may immediately open G455 the door to him when he comes and knocks.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:25 - “Once the head of the house gets up and shuts the door, and you begin to stand outside and knock on the door, saying, ‘Lord, open G455 up G455 to us!’ then He will answer and say to you, ‘I do not know where you are from.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:51 - And He *said to him, “Truly, truly, I say to you, you will see THE HEAVENS OPENED G455 AND THE ANGELS OF GOD ASCENDING AND DESCENDING on the Son of Man.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:10 - So they were saying to him, “How then were your eyes opened G455?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:14 - Now it was a Sabbath on the day when Jesus made the clay and opened G455 his eyes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:17 - Therefore, they *said to the blind man again, “What do you say about Him, since He opened G455 your eyes?” And he said, “He is a prophet.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:21 - but how he now sees, we do not know; or who opened G455 his eyes, we do not know. Ask him; he is of age, he will speak for himself.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:26 - So they said to him, “What did He do to you? How did He open G455 your eyes?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:30 - The man answered and said to them, “Well, here is a marvelous thing, that you do not know where He is from, and He opened G455 my eyes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:32 - [fn]Since the beginning of time it has never been heard that anyone opened G455 the eyes of a person born blind.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:3 - “To him the doorkeeper opens G455, and the sheep hear his voice, and he calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:21 - Others were saying, “These are not the words of someone demon-possessed. Can a demon open G455 the eyes of the blind?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:37 - But some of them said, “Could not this man, who opened G455 the eyes of the blind man, [fn]have kept this man also from dying?”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:19 - But during the night an angel of the [fn]Lord opened G455 the doors of the prison, and taking them out, he said,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:23 - saying, “We found the jailhouse locked quite securely and the guards standing at the doors, but we opened G455 it and found no one inside.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:56 - and he said, “Behold, I see the heavens opened up and the Son of Man standing at the right hand of God.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:32 - Now the passage of Scripture which he was reading was this:




Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:35 - Then Philip opened G455 his mouth, and beginning from this Scripture he proclaimed the good news about Jesus to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:8 - And Saul got up from the ground, and though his eyes were open G455, he [fn]could see nothing. Leading him by the hand, they brought him into Damascus.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:40 - But Peter sent them all out and knelt down and prayed, and turning to the body, he said, “Tabitha, arise.” And she opened G455 her eyes, and when she saw Peter, she sat up.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:11 - and *saw heaven opened G455 up G455, and [fn]an object like a great sheet coming down, lowered by four corners to the ground,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:34 -

And opening G455 his mouth, Peter said:

“I most truly comprehend now that God is not one to show partiality,

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:10 - And when they had passed the first and second guard posts, they came to the iron gate that leads into the city, which opened G455 for them by itself; and they went out and went along one street, and immediately the angel departed from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:14 - And when she recognized Peter’s voice, because of her joy she did not open G455 the gate. But she ran in and reported that Peter was standing in front of the gate.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 12:16 - But Peter continued knocking, and when they opened G455 the door, they saw him and were astounded.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 14:27 - And when they had arrived and gathered the church together, they began to report all things that God had done with them and [fn]how He had opened G455 a door of faith to the Gentiles.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:26 - And suddenly there came a great earthquake, so that the foundations of the jailhouse were shaken; and immediately all the doors were opened G455 and everyone’s chains were unfastened.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:27 - And when the jailer awoke and saw the prison doors opened G455, he drew his sword and was about to kill himself, supposing that the prisoners had escaped.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 18:14 - But when Paul was about to open G455 his mouth, Gallio said to the Jews, “If it were a wrongdoing or vicious crime, O Jews, it would be reasonable for me to put up with you;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:18 - to open G455 their eyes so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the authority of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who have been sanctified by faith in Me.’
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 3:13 -




Unchecked Copy Box1Co 16:9 - for a wide and effective door has opened G455 to me, and there are many adversaries.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:12 -

Now when I came to Troas for the gospel of Christ and when a door was opened G455 for me in the Lord,

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 6:11 -

Our mouth [fn]has spoken G455 freely G455 to you, O Corinthians, our heart is opened wide.

Unchecked Copy BoxCol 4:3 - praying at the same time for us as well, that God will open G455 up G455 to us a door for the word, so that we may speak the mystery of Christ, for which I have also been bound,

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