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Lexicon :: Strong's G5623 - ōpheleō

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ōpheleō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as ὠφέλεια (G5622)
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Strong’s Definitions

ὠφελέω ōpheléō, o-fel-eh'-o; from the same as G5622; to be useful, i.e. to benefit:—advantage, better, prevail, profit.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's G5623 in the following manner: profit (11x), prevail (2x), better (1x), advantage (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's G5623 in the following manner: profit (11x), prevail (2x), better (1x), advantage (1x).
  1. to assist, to be useful or advantageous, to profit

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ὠφελέω ōpheléō, o-fel-eh'-o; from the same as G5622; to be useful, i.e. to benefit:—advantage, better, prevail, profit.
STRONGS NT 5623: ὠφελέω
ὠφελέω, ὠφέλω; future ὠφελήσω; 1 aorist ὠφέλησα; passive, present ὠφελοῦμαι; 1 aorist ὠφελήθην; 1 future ὠφεληθήσομαι (Matthew 16:26 L T Tr WH); (ὄφελος); from Aeschylus and Herodotus down; the Sept. for הועִיל; to assist, to be useful or advantageous, to profit: absolutely, Romans 2:25; with the accusative οὐδέν, to be of no use, to effect nothing, Matthew 27:24; John 6:63; John 12:19 (in these examples (John 6:63 excepted) A. V. prevail); τινα, to help or profit one, Hebrews 4:2; τινα τί to help, profit, one in a thing ((but the second accusative is a cognate accusative or the accusative of a neuter adjective or pronoun; cf. Winers Grammar, 227 (213)) so from Herodotus 3, 126 down): οὐδέν τινα, 1 Corinthians 14:6; Galatians 5:2; τί ὠφελήσει (or ὠφελεῖ (τόν)) ἄνθρωπον, ἐάν κτλ.; ((T WH follow with an infinitive)), what will (or 'doth') it profit a man if etc. ((or 'to' etc.))? Mark 8:36; passive, ὠφελοῦμαι, to be helped or profited: Hebrews 13:9; with the accusative μηδέν, Mark 5:26; οὐδέν, 1 Corinthians 13:3; with the accusative of the interrogative τί, Matthew 16:26; Luke 9:25 (here WH marginal reading gives the active); τί ἐκ τίνος (genitive of person), to be profited by one m some particular (cf. Meyer on Matt. as below; ἐκ, II. 5), Matthew 15:5; Mark 7:11.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

15:5; 16:26; 16:26; 27:24
5:26; 7:11; 8:36
6:63; 6:63; 12:19
1 Corinthians
13:3; 14:6
4:2; 13:9

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5623 matches the Greek ὠφελέω (ōpheleō),
which occurs 18 times in 16 verses in the LXX Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:22 - (LXX 88:23)οὐκ ὠφελήσει G5623 ἐχθρὸς ἐν αὐτῷ καὶ υἱὸς ἀνομίας οὐ προσθήσει τοῦ κακῶσαι αὐτόν
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:2 - οὐκ ὠφελήσουσιν G5623 θησαυροὶ ἀνόμους δικαιοσύνη δὲ ῥύσεται ἐκ θανάτου
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 25:13 - (LXX 32:13)ὥσπερ ἔξοδος χιόνος ἐν ἀμήτῳ κατὰ καῦμα ὠφελεῗ G5623 οὕτως ἄγγελος πιστὸς τοὺς ἀποστείλαντας αὐτόν ψυχὰς γὰρ τῶν αὐτῷ χρωμένων ὠφελεῗ G5623
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:5 - πρὸς λαόν ὃς οὐκ ὠφελήσει G5623 αὐτοὺς οὔτε εἰς βοήθειαν οὔτε εἰς ὠφέλειαν ἀλλὰ εἰς αἰσχύνην καὶ ὄνειδος
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:6 - ὅρασις τῶν τετραπόδων τῶν ἐν τῇ ἐρήμῳ ἐν τῇ θλίψει καὶ τῇ στενοχωρίᾳ λέων καὶ σκύμνος λέοντος ἐκεῗθεν καὶ ἀσπίδες καὶ ἔκγονα ἀσπίδων πετομένων οἳ ἔφερον ἐπ᾽ ὄνων καὶ καμήλων τὸν πλοῦτον αὐτῶν πρὸς ἔθνος οὐκ ὠφελήσει G5623 αὐτοὺς εἰς βοήθειαν ἀλλὰ εἰς αἰσχύνην καὶ ὄνειδος
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:7 - Αἰγύπτιοι μάταια καὶ κενὰ ὠφελήσουσιν G5623 ὑμᾶς ἀπάγγειλον αὐτοῗς ὅτι ματαία παράκλησις ὑμῶν αὕτη
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:9 - οἱ πλάσσοντες καὶ γλύφοντες πάντες μάταιοι οἱ ποιοῦντες τὰ καταθύμια αὐτῶν οὐκ ὠφελήσει G5623 αὐτούς ἀλλὰ αἰσχυνθήσονται
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 47:12 - στῆθι νῦν ἐν ταῗς ἐπαοιδαῗς σου καὶ τῇ πολλῇ φαρμακείᾳ σου ἐμάνθανες ἐκ νεότητός σου εἰ δυνήσῃ ὠφεληθῆναι G5623
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 57:12 - κἀγὼ ἀπαγγελῶ τὴν δικαιοσύνην μου καὶ τὰ κακά σου οὐκ ὠφελήσουσίν G5623 σε
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 2:11 - εἰ ἀλλάξονται ἔθνη θεοὺς αὐτῶν καὶ οὗτοι οὔκ εἰσιν θεοί δὲ λαός μου ἠλλάξατο τὴν δόξαν αὐτοῦ ἐξ ἧς οὐκ ὠφεληθήσονται G5623
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:4 - μὴ πεποίθατε ἐφ᾽ ἑαυτοῗς ἐπὶ λόγοις ψευδέσιν ὅτι τὸ παράπαν οὐκ ὠφελήσουσιν G5623 ὑμᾶς λέγοντες ναὸς κυρίου ναὸς κυρίου ἐστίν
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:8 - εἰ δὲ ὑμεῗς πεποίθατε ἐπὶ λόγοις ψευδέσιν ὅθεν οὐκ ὠφεληθήσεσθε G5623
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 12:13 - σπείρατε πυροὺς καὶ ἀκάνθας θερίσατε οἱ κλῆροι αὐτῶν οὐκ ὠφελήσουσιν G5623 αὐτούς αἰσχύνθητε ἀπὸ καυχήσεως ὑμῶν ἀπὸ ὀνειδισμοῦ ἔναντι κυρίου
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:10 - οἴμμοι ἐγώ μῆτερ ὡς τίνα με ἔτεκες ἄνδρα δικαζόμενον καὶ διακρινόμενον πάσῃ τῇ γῇ οὔτε ὠφέλησα G5623 οὔτε ὠφέλησέν G5623 με οὐδείς ἰσχύς μου ἐξέλιπεν ἐν τοῗς καταρωμένοις με
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:32 - ἰδοὺ ἐγὼ πρὸς τοὺς προφήτας τοὺς προφητεύοντας ἐνύπνια ψευδῆ καὶ διηγοῦντο αὐτὰ καὶ ἐπλάνησαν τὸν λαόν μου ἐν τοῗς ψεύδεσιν αὐτῶν καὶ ἐν τοῗς πλάνοις αὐτῶν καὶ ἐγὼ οὐκ ἀπέστειλα αὐτοὺς καὶ οὐκ ἐνετειλάμην αὐτοῗς καὶ ὠφέλειαν οὐκ ὠφελήσουσιν G5623 τὸν λαὸν τοῦτον
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 2:18 - (LXX 2:18)τί ὠφελεῗ G5623 γλυπτόν ὅτι ἔγλυψαν αὐτό ἔπλασαν αὐτὸ χώνευμα φαντασίαν ψευδῆ ὅτι πέποιθεν πλάσας ἐπὶ τὸ πλάσμα αὐτοῦ τοῦ ποιῆσαι εἴδωλα κωφά

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