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Lexicon :: Strong's G4978 - schisma

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σχίσμα
Transliteration
schisma (Key)
Pronunciation
skhis'-mah
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Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
mGNT
8x in 2 unique form(s)
TR
8x in 3 unique form(s)
LXX
0x in 0 unique form(s)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:963,1130

Trench's Synonyms: cvii. Additional Synonyms

Strong’s Definitions

σχίσμα schísma, skhis'-mah; from G4977; a split or gap ("schism"), literally or figuratively:—division, rent, schism.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's G4978 in the following manner: division (5x), rent (2x), schism (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's G4978 in the following manner: division (5x), rent (2x), schism (1x).
  1. a rent

  2. metaph. a division, dissension

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
σχίσμα schísma, skhis'-mah; from G4977; a split or gap ("schism"), literally or figuratively:—division, rent, schism.
STRONGS NT 4978: σχίσμα
σχίσμα, σχισματος, τό (σχίζω), a cleft, rent;
a. properly, a rent: Matthew 9:16; Mark 2:21 (Aristotle, Theophrastus).
b. metaphorically, a division, dissension: John 7:43; John 9:16; John 10:19; 1 Corinthians 1:10; 1 Corinthians 11:18; 1 Corinthians 12:25 (ecclesiastical writings (Clement of Rome, 1 Cor. 2, 6 [ET], etc.; 'Teaching' 4, 3 [ET]; etc.)). (Cf. references under the word αἵρεσις, 5.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Matthew
9:16
Mark
2:21
John
7:43; 9:16; 10:19
1 Corinthians
1:10; 11:18; 12:25

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4978 matches the Greek σχίσμα (schisma),
which occurs 8 times in 8 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:16 - “But no one puts a patch of unshrunk cloth on an old garment; for [fn]the patch pulls away from the garment, and a worse tear G4978 results.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 2:21 - “No one sews a patch of unshrunk cloth on an old garment; otherwise, [fn]the patch pulls away from it, the new from the old, and a worse tear G4978 results.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:43 - So a dissension G4978 occurred in the crowd because of Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:16 - Therefore some of the Pharisees were saying, “This man is not from God, because He does not keep the Sabbath.” But others were saying, “How can a man who is a sinner perform such [fn]signs?” And there was dissension G4978 among them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:19 - Dissension G4978 occurred again among the Jews because of these words.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:10 - Now I urge you, brothers and sisters, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you all [fn]agree and that there be no [fn]divisions G4978 among you, but that you be [fn]made complete in the same mind and in the same judgment.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 11:18 - For, in the first place, when you come together [fn]as a church, I hear that [fn]divisions G4978 exist among you; and in part I believe it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 12:25 - so that there may be no [fn]division G4978 in the body, but that the parts may have the same care for one another.

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