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Lexicon :: Strong's G5455 - phōneō

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TDNT Reference: 9:301,1287

Strong’s Definitions

φωνέω phōnéō, fo-neh'-o; from G5456; to emit a sound (animal, human or instrumental); by implication, to address in words or by name, also in imitation:—call (for), crow, cry.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x

The KJV translates Strong's G5455 in the following manner: call (23x), crow (12x), cry (5x), call for (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x
The KJV translates Strong's G5455 in the following manner: call (23x), crow (12x), cry (5x), call for (2x).
  1. to sound, emit a sound, to speak

    1. of a cock: to crow

    2. of men: to cry, cry out, cry aloud, speak with a loud voice

  2. to call, to call one's self, either by one's own voice or though another

  3. to send for, summon

    1. to call out of (i.e. bid one to quit a place and come to one

    2. to invite

    3. to address, accost, call by a name

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
φωνέω phōnéō, fo-neh'-o; from G5456; to emit a sound (animal, human or instrumental); by implication, to address in words or by name, also in imitation:—call (for), crow, cry.
φωνέω, φώνω; imperfect 3 person singular ἐφώνει; future φωνήσω; 1 aorist ἐφώνησα; 1 aorist infinitive passive, φωνηθῆναι; (φωνή);
1. as from Homer down, intransitive, to sound, emit a sound, to speak: of a cock, to crow, Matthew 26:34, 74; Mark 14:30, 68 (L brackets; WH omits the clause (see the latter's Appendix at the passage)), 72; Luke 22:34, 60; John 13:38; John 18:27 (of the cries of other animals, Isaiah 38:14; Jeremiah 17:11; Zephaniah 2:14; rarely so in secular authors as (Aristotle (see Liddell and Scott, under I. 2)), Aesop fab. 36 (225 edition Halm)); of men, to cry, cry out, cry aloud, speak with a loud voice: followed by the words uttered, Luke 8:8; with φωνή μεγάλη added ((cf. Winer's Grammar, § 32, 2 at the end), Mark 1:26 T Tr WH); Acts 16:28; ἐφώνησε λέγων, Luke 8:54; φωνήσας εἶπεν, Luke 16:24; φωνήσας φωνή μεγάλη... εἶπεν, Luke 23:46; ἐφώνησεν ἐν κραυγή (L T Tr WH φωνή) μεγάλη... λέγων, Revelation 14:18; (φωνήσαντες ἐπυνθάνοντο (WH text ἐπυθοντο), Acts 10:18).
2. as from (Homer, Odyssey 24, 535) Sophocles down, transitive,
a. to call, call to oneself: τινα — either by one's own voice, Matthew 20:32; Matthew 27:47; Mark 9:35; Mark 10:49 (cf. Buttmann, § 141, 5 at the end); Mark 15:35; John 1:48(John 1:49); John 2:9; 4:16; 10:3 L T Tr WH; John 11:28a; 18:33; Acts 9:41; Acts 10:7; — or through another; to send for, summon: Mark 3:31 R G; Luke 16:2; John 9:18, 24; John 11:28b; εἶπε φωνηθῆναι αὐτῷ τούς κτλ., Luke 19:15; ἐφώνησεν τινα... ἐκ, with a genitive of the place, to call out of (i. e. bid one to quit a place and come to one), John 12:17.
b. to invite: Luke 14:12.
c. equivalent to to address, accost, call by a name: τινα, followed by a nominative of the title (see Winers Grammar, § 29, 1; (Buttmann, § 131, 8)), John 13:13. (Compare: ἀναφωνέω, ἐπιφωνέω, προσφωνέω, συμφωνέω.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

20:32; 26:34; 26:74; 27:47
1:26; 3:31; 9:35; 10:49; 14:30; 14:68; 15:35
8:8; 8:54; 14:12; 16:2; 16:24; 19:15; 22:34; 22:60; 23:46
1:48; 1:49; 2:9; 4:16; 9:18; 9:24; 10:3; 11:28; 11:28; 12:17; 13:13; 13:38; 18:27; 18:33
9:41; 10:7; 10:18; 16:28

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5455 matches the Greek φωνέω (phōneō),
which occurs 42 times in 38 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 20:32 - And Jesus stopped and called G5455 them, and said, “What do you want Me to do for you?”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:34 - Jesus said to him, “Truly I say to you that this very night, before a rooster crows G5455, you will deny Me three times.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:74 - Then he began to curse and swear, “I do not know the man!” And immediately a rooster crowed G5455.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:75 - And Peter remembered the statement that Jesus had [fn]made: “Before a rooster crows G5455, you will deny Me three times.” And he went out and wept bitterly.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:47 - And some of those who were standing there, when they heard it, said, “This man is calling G5455 for Elijah.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:31 - Then His mother and His brothers *came, and while standing outside they sent word to Him, calling for Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 9:35 - And sitting down, He called G5455 the twelve and *said to them, “If anyone wants to be first, he shall be last of all and servant of all.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 10:49 - And Jesus stopped and said, “Call G5455 him here. So they *called G5455 the man who was blind, saying to him, “Take courage, stand up! He is calling G5455 for you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:30 - And Jesus *said to him, “Truly I say to you, that [fn]this very night, before a rooster crows G5455 twice, you yourself will deny Me three times.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:68 - But he denied it, saying, “I neither know nor understand what you are talking about.” And he went out onto the [fn]porch.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:72 - And immediately a rooster crowed G5455 a second time. And Peter remembered how Jesus had made the remark to him, “Before a rooster crows G5455 twice, you will deny Me three times.” And [fn]he hurried on and began to weep.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:35 - And when some of the bystanders heard Him, they began saying, “Look! He is calling G5455 for Elijah!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:8 - “And yet other seed fell into the good soil, and grew up, and produced a crop a hundred times as much.” As He said these things, He would call G5455 out G5455, “The one who has ears to hear, [fn]let him hear.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:54 - He, however, took her by the hand and spoke G5455 [fn]forcefully G5455, saying, “Child, arise!”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:12 - Now He also went on to say to the one who had invited Him, “Whenever you give a luncheon or a dinner, do not invite G5455 your friends, your brothers, your relatives, nor wealthy neighbors, otherwise they may also invite you to a meal in return, and that will be your [fn]repayment.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 16:2 - “And he summoned G5455 him and said to him, ‘What is this I hear about you? Give an accounting of your management, for you can no longer be manager.’
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 16:24 - “And he cried G5455 out G5455 and said, ‘Father Abraham, have mercy on me and send Lazarus, so that he may dip the tip of his finger in water and cool off my tongue, for I am in agony in this flame.’
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:15 - “When he returned after receiving the kingdom, he ordered that these slaves, to whom he had given the money, be summoned G5455 to him so that he would learn how much they had made by the business they had done.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:34 - But He said, “I tell you, Peter, the rooster will not crow G5455 today until you have denied three times that you know Me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:60 - But Peter said, “Man, I do not know what you are talking about!” And immediately, while he was still speaking, a rooster crowed G5455.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:61 - And then the Lord turned and looked at Peter. And Peter remembered the word of the Lord, how He had told him, “Before a rooster crows G5455 today, you will deny Me three times.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:46 - And Jesus, crying G5455 out G5455 with a loud voice, said, “Father, INTO YOUR HANDS I ENTRUST MY SPIRIT.” And having said this, He [fn]died.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 1:48 - Nathanael *said to Him, “How do You know me?” Jesus answered and said to him, “Before Philip called G5455 you, when you were under the fig tree, I saw you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:9 - Now when the headwaiter tasted the water which had become wine, and did not know where it came from (but the servants who had drawn the water knew), the headwaiter *called G5455 the groom,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:16 - He *said to her, “Go, call G5455 your husband and come here.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:18 - The Jews then did not believe it about him, that he had been blind and had received sight, until they called G5455 the parents of the very one who had received his sight,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:24 - So for a second time they summoned G5455 the man who had been blind, and said to him, “Give glory to God; we know that this man is a sinner.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:28 - When she had said this, she left and called G5455 Mary her sister, saying secretly, “The Teacher is here and is calling G5455 for you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:17 - So the [fn]people, who were with Him when He called G5455 Lazarus out of the tomb and raised him from the dead, continued to testify about Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:13 - “You call G5455 Me ‘Teacher’ and ‘Lord’; and [fn]you are correct, for so I am.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 13:38 - Jesus *replied, “Will you lay down your life for Me? Truly, truly I say to you, a rooster will not crow G5455 until you deny Me three times.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:27 - Peter then denied it again, and immediately a rooster crowed G5455.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:33 - Therefore Pilate entered the Praetorium again, and summoned G5455 Jesus and said to Him, “You are the King of the Jews?”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 9:41 - And he gave her his hand and raised her up; and calling G5455 the [fn]saints and widows, he presented her alive.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:7 - When the angel who *spoke to him left, he summoned G5455 two of his [fn]servants and a devout soldier from his personal attendants,
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 10:18 - and calling G5455 out, they were asking whether Simon, who was also called Peter, was staying there.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 16:28 - But Paul called G5455 out G5455 with a loud voice, saying, “Do not harm yourself, for we are all here!”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:18 - Then another angel, the one who has power over fire, came out from the altar; and he called G5455 with a loud voice to him who had the sharp sickle, saying, “[fn]Put in your sharp sickle and gather the clusters [fn]from the vine of the earth, because her grapes are ripe.”
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