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Lexicon :: Strong's G4655 - skotos

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skotos (Key)
Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From the base of σκιά (G4639)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:423,1049

Trench's Synonyms: c. σκότος, γνόφος, ζόφος, ἀχλύς.

Strong’s Definitions

σκότος skótos, skot'-os; from the base of G4639; shadiness, i.e. obscurity (literally or figuratively):—darkness.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 32x

The KJV translates Strong's G4655 in the following manner: darkness (32x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 32x
The KJV translates Strong's G4655 in the following manner: darkness (32x).
  1. darkness

    1. of night darkness

    2. of darkened eyesight or blindness

  2. metaph.

    1. of ignorance respecting divine things and human duties, and the accompanying ungodliness and immorality, together with their consequent misery in hell

    2. persons in whom darkness becomes visible and holds sway

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
σκότος skótos, skot'-os; from the base of G4639; shadiness, i.e. obscurity (literally or figuratively):—darkness.
σκότος, σκότου, σκοτου, (cf. σκοτία, at the beginning), from Homer down, darkness: Hebrews 12:18 Rec. (cf. WHs Appendix, p. 158; Winer's Grammar, 66 (64); B 22 (20)).
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4655 matches the Greek σκότος (skotos),
which occurs 32 times in 31 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:16 - The people which sat in darkness G4655 saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 6:23 - But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, G4655 how great is that darkness! G4655
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 8:12 - But the children of the kingdom shall be cast out into outer darkness: G4655 there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 22:13 - Then said the king to the servants, Bind him hand and foot, and take him away, and cast him into outer darkness; G4655 there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:30 - And cast ye the unprofitable servant into outer darkness: G4655 there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:45 - Now from the sixth hour there was darkness G4655 over all the land unto the ninth hour.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:33 - And when the sixth hour was come, there was darkness G4655 over the whole land until the ninth hour.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:79 - To give light to them that sit in darkness G4655 and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the way of peace.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:35 - Take heed therefore that the light which is in thee be not darkness. G4655
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:53 - When I was daily with you in the temple, ye stretched forth no hands against me: but this is your hour, and the power of darkness. G4655
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:44 - And it was about the sixth hour, and there was a darkness G4655 over all the earth until the ninth hour.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:19 - And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness G4655 rather than light, because their deeds were evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:20 - The sun shall be turned into darkness, G4655 and the moon into blood, before that great and notable day of the Lord come:
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:11 - And now, behold, the hand of the Lord is upon thee, and thou shalt be blind, not seeing the sun for a season. And immediately there fell on him a mist and a darkness; G4655 and he went about seeking some to lead him by the hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 26:18 - To open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness G4655 to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and inheritance among them which are sanctified by faith that is in me.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 2:19 - And art confident that thou thyself art a guide of the blind, a light of them which are in darkness, G4655
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 13:12 - The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, G4655 and let us put on the armour of light.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 4:5 - Therefore judge nothing before the time, until the Lord come, who both will bring to light the hidden things of darkness, G4655 and will make manifest the counsels of the hearts: and then shall every man have praise of God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 4:6 - For God, who commanded the light to shine out of darkness, G4655 hath shined in our hearts, to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 6:14 - Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light with darkness? G4655
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 5:8 - For ye were sometimes darkness, G4655 but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light:
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 5:11 - And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, G4655 but rather reprove them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 6:12 - For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness G4655 of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places.
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 1:13 - Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, G4655 and hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son:
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 5:4 - But ye, brethren, are not in darkness, G4655 that that day should overtake you as a thief.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 5:5 - Ye are all the children of light, and the children of the day: we are not of the night, nor of darkness. G4655
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 12:18 - For ye are not come unto the mount that might be touched, and that burned with fire, nor unto blackness, and darkness, G4655 and tempest,
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 2:9 - But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness G4655 into his marvellous light:
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 2:17 - These are wells without water, clouds that are carried with a tempest; to whom the mist of darkness G4655 is reserved for ever.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 1:6 - If we say that we have fellowship with him, and walk in darkness, G4655 we lie, and do not the truth:
Unchecked Copy BoxJde 1:13 - Raging waves of the sea, foaming out their own shame; wandering stars, to whom is reserved the blackness of darkness G4655 for ever.
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