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Lexicon :: Strong's G5185 - typhlos

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typhlos (Key)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 8:270,1196

Strong’s Definitions

τυφλός typhlós, toof-los'; from, G5187; opaque (as if smoky), i.e. (by analogy) blind (physically or mentally):—blind.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 53x

The KJV translates Strong's G5185 in the following manner: blind (44x), blind man (9x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 53x
The KJV translates Strong's G5185 in the following manner: blind (44x), blind man (9x).
  1. blind

  2. mentally blind

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
τυφλός typhlós, toof-los'; from, G5187; opaque (as if smoky), i.e. (by analogy) blind (physically or mentally):—blind.
τυφλός, τυφλοῦ, (τύφω, to raise a smoke; hence, properly, 'darkened by smoke'), from Homer down, the Sept. for עִוֵּר, blind;
a. properly: Matthew 9:27; Matthew 11:5; Mark 8:22; Mark 10:46; Luke 7:21; Luke 14:13, 21; John 9:1f, 13; John 10:21, etc.
b. as often in secular authors from Pindar down, mentally blind: Matthew 15:14; Matthew 23:17, 19, 24, 26; John 9:39-41; Romans 2:19; 2 Peter 1:9; Revelation 3:17.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

9:27; 11:5; 15:14; 23:17; 23:19; 23:24; 23:26
8:22; 10:46
7:21; 14:13; 14:21
9:1; 9:13; 9:39; 9:40; 9:41; 10:21
2 Peter

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5185 matches the Greek τυφλός (typhlos),
which occurs 53 times in 48 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:27 - As Jesus went on from there, two men G5185 who G5185 were G5185 blind G5185 followed Him, crying out, “Have mercy on us, Son of David!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:28 - And after He entered the house, the men G5185 who G5185 were G5185 blind G5185 came up to Him, and Jesus *said to them, “Do you believe that I am able to do this?” They *said to Him, “Yes, Lord.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:5 - those who are BLIND G5185 RECEIVE SIGHT and those who limp walk, those with leprosy are cleansed and those who are deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the POOR HAVE THE [fn]GOSPEL PREACHED TO THEM.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:22 - Then a demon-possessed man who was blind G5185 and unable to speak was brought to [fn]Jesus, and He healed him so that the man who was unable to speak talked and [fn]could see.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:14 - “Leave them alone; they are blind G5185 guides [fn]of blind G5185 people G5185. And if a person G5185 who is blind G5185 guides another who is blind G5185, both will fall into a pit.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:30 - And [fn]large crowds came to Him bringing with them those who were limping, had impaired limbs, were blind G5185, or were unable to speak, and many others, and they laid them down at His feet; and He healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:31 - So the crowd was astonished as they saw those who were unable to speak talking, those with impaired limbs [fn]restored, those who were limping walking around, and those who were blind G5185 seeing; and they glorified the God of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:30 - And two people G5185 who G5185 were G5185 blind G5185, sitting by the road, hearing that Jesus was passing by, cried out, “Lord, have mercy on us, Son of David!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:14 - And those who were blind G5185 and those who limped came to Him in the temple area, and He healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:16 - “Woe to you, blind G5185 guides, who say, ‘Whoever swears by the [fn]temple, that is nothing; but whoever swears by the gold of the [fn]temple is obligated.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:17 - “You fools and blind G5185 men G5185! Which is [fn]more important, the gold or the [fn]temple that sanctified the gold?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:19 - “You blind G5185 men G5185, which is [fn]more important, the [fn]offering or the altar that sanctifies the [fn]offering?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:24 - “You blind G5185 guides, who [fn]strain out a gnat and swallow a camel!
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:26 - “You blind G5185 Pharisee, first clean the inside of the cup and of the dish, so that the [fn]outside of it may also become clean.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:22 - And they *came to Bethsaida. And some people *brought a man G5185 who G5185 was G5185 blind G5185 to [fn]Jesus and *begged Him to touch him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:23 - Taking the man G5185 who G5185 was G5185 blind G5185 by the hand, He brought him out of the village; and after spitting in his eyes and laying His hands on him, He asked him, “Do you see anything?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:46 - Then they *came to Jericho. And later, as He was leaving Jericho with His disciples and a large crowd, a beggar who was blind G5185 named Bartimaeus, the son of Timaeus, was sitting by the road.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:49 - And Jesus stopped and said, “Call him here. So they *called the man G5185 who G5185 was G5185 blind G5185, saying to him, “Take courage, stand up! He is calling for you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:51 - And replying to him, Jesus said, “What do you want Me to do for you?” And the man G5185 who G5185 was G5185 blind G5185 said to Him, “[fn]Rabboni, I want to regain my sight!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:18 - “THE SPIRIT OF THE LORD IS UPON ME,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:39 - Now He also spoke a parable to them: “A person G5185 who G5185 is G5185 blind G5185 cannot guide another who G5185 is G5185 blind G5185, can he? Will they not both fall into a pit?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:21 - At that very [fn]time He cured many people of diseases and afflictions and evil spirits; and He gave sight to many who were blind G5185.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:22 - And He answered and said to them, “Go and report to John what you have seen and heard: people G5185 who G5185 were G5185 blind G5185 receive sight, people who limped walk, people with leprosy are cleansed and people who were deaf hear, dead people are raised up, and people who are poor have the gospel preached to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:13 - “But whenever you give a [fn]banquet, invite people who are poor, who have disabilities, who are limping, and people G5185 who G5185 are G5185 blind G5185;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:21 - “And the slave came back and reported this to his master. Then the head of the household became angry and said to his slave, ‘Go out at once into the streets and lanes of the city and bring in here those who are poor, those with disabilities, those who are blind G5185, and those who are limping.’
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 18:35 - Now as [fn]Jesus was approaching Jericho, a man G5185 who G5185 was G5185 blind G5185 was sitting by the road, begging.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:3 - In these porticoes lay a multitude of those who were sick, blind G5185, limping, or [fn]paralyzed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:1 - As Jesus passed by, He saw a man who had been blind G5185 from birth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:2 - And His disciples asked Him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he would be born blind G5185?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:6 - When He had said this, He spit on the ground, and made mud from the saliva, and applied the mud to his eyes,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:8 - So the neighbors, and those who previously saw [fn]him as a beggar, were saying, “Is this not the one who used to sit and beg?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:13 - They *brought [fn]the man who was previously blind G5185 to the Pharisees.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:17 - So they *said again to the man G5185 who G5185 was G5185 blind G5185, “What do you say about Him, since He opened your eyes?” And he said, “He is a prophet.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:18 - The Jews then did not believe it about him, that he had been blind G5185 and had received sight, until they called the parents of the very one who had received his sight,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:19 - and they questioned them, saying, “Is this your son, who you say was born blind G5185? Then how does he now see?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:20 - His parents then answered and said, “We know that this is our son, and that he was born blind G5185;
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:24 - So for a second time they summoned the man who had been blind G5185, and said to him, “Give glory to God; we know that this man is a sinner.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:25 - He then answered, “Whether He is a sinner, I do not know; one thing I do know, that though I was blind G5185, now I see.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:32 - [fn]Since the beginning of time it has never been heard that anyone opened the eyes of a person G5185 born blind G5185.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:39 - And Jesus said, “For judgment I came into this world, so that those who do not see may see, and those who see may become blind G5185.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:40 - Those who were with Him from the Pharisees heard these things and said to Him, “We are not blind G5185 too, are we?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:41 - Jesus said to them, “If you were blind G5185, you would have no sin; but now that you maintain, ‘We see,’ your sin remains.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:21 - Others were saying, “These are not the words of one who is demon-possessed. A demon cannot open the eyes of those who are blind G5185, can it?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:37 - But some of them said, “Could this man, who opened the eyes of the man G5185 who G5185 was G5185 blind G5185, not have also [fn]kept this man from dying?”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:11 - “Now, behold, the hand of the Lord is upon you, and you will be blind G5185 and not see the sun for a time.” And immediately a mist and a darkness fell upon him, and he went about seeking those who would lead him by the hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 2:19 - and are confident that you yourself are a guide to people G5185 who G5185 are G5185 blind G5185, a light to those in darkness,
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 1:9 - For the one who lacks these qualities is blind G5185 or short-sighted, having forgotten his purification from his former sins.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:17 - ‘Because you say, “I am rich, and have become wealthy, and have no need of anything,” and you do not know that you are wretched, miserable, poor, blind G5185, and naked,
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