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Lexicon :: Strong's G4970 - sphodra

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σφόδρα
Transliteration
sphodra (Key)
Pronunciation
sfod'-rah
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Part of Speech
adverb
Root Word (Etymology)
Neuter plural of sphodros (violent, of uncertain derivation) as adverb
mGNT
11x in 1 unique form(s)
TR
11x in 1 unique form(s)
LXX
296x in 1 unique form(s)
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Strong’s Definitions

σφόδρα sphódra, sfod'-rah; neuter plural of σφοδρός sphodrós (violent; of uncertain derivation) as adverb; vehemently, i.e. in a high degree, much:—exceeding(-ly), greatly, sore, very.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's G4970 in the following manner: exceeding (4x), very (3x), greatly (2x), exceedingly (1x), sore (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's G4970 in the following manner: exceeding (4x), very (3x), greatly (2x), exceedingly (1x), sore (1x).
  1. exceedingly, greatly

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
σφόδρα sphódra, sfod'-rah; neuter plural of σφοδρός sphodrós (violent; of uncertain derivation) as adverb; vehemently, i.e. in a high degree, much:—exceeding(-ly), greatly, sore, very.
STRONGS NT 4970: σφόδρα
σφόδρα (properly neuter plural of σφοδρός, vehement, violent;), from Pindar and Herodotus down, exceedingly, greatly: placed after adjectives, Matthew 2:10; Mark 16:4; Luke 18:23; Revelation 16:21; with verbs, Matthew 17:6, 23; Matthew 18:31; Matthew 19:25; Matthew 26:22; Matthew 27:54; Acts 6:7.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
2:10; 17:6; 17:23; 18:31; 19:25; 26:22; 27:54
Mark
16:4
Luke
18:23
Acts
6:7
Revelation
16:21

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4970 matches the Greek σφόδρα (sphodra),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 2:10 - When they saw the star, they rejoiced exceedingly G4970 with great joy.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:6 - When the disciples heard this, they fell [fn]face down to the ground and were terrified G4970.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:23 - and they will kill Him, and He will be raised on the third day.” And they were deeply G4970 grieved.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:31 - “So when his fellow slaves saw what had happened, they were deeply G4970 grieved and came and reported to their master all that had happened.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:25 - When the disciples heard this, they were very G4970 astonished and said, “Then who can be saved?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:22 - Being deeply G4970 grieved, they began saying to Him, each one: “Surely it is not I, Lord?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:54 - Now as for the centurion and those who were with him keeping guard over Jesus, when they saw the earthquake and the other things that were happening, they became extremely G4970 frightened and said, “Truly this was [fn]the Son of God!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:4 - And looking up, they *noticed that the stone had been rolled away; [fn]for it was extremely G4970 large.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:23 - But when he had heard these things, he became very sad, for he was extremely G4970 wealthy.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 6:7 - The word of God kept spreading; and the number of the disciples continued to increase greatly G4970 in Jerusalem, and a great many of the priests were becoming obedient to the faith.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 16:21 - And huge [fn]hailstones, weighing about [fn]a talent each, *came down from heaven upon people; and people blasphemed God because of the plague of the hail, because [fn]the hailstone plague *was extremely G4970 [fn]severe.

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