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Lexicon :: Strong's G694 - argyrion

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argyrion (Key)
Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Neuter of a presumed derivative of ἄργυρος (G696)
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Strong’s Definitions

ἀργύριον argýrion, ar-goo'-ree-on; neuter of a presumed derivative of G696; silvery, i.e. (by implication) cash; specially, a silverling (i.e. drachma or shekel):—money, (piece of) silver (piece).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x

The KJV translates Strong's G694 in the following manner: money (11x), piece of silver (5x), silver (3x), silver piece (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x
The KJV translates Strong's G694 in the following manner: money (11x), piece of silver (5x), silver (3x), silver piece (1x).
  1. silver

  2. money

  3. a silver coin, silver piece, a shekel

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀργύριον argýrion, ar-goo'-ree-on; neuter of a presumed derivative of G696; silvery, i.e. (by implication) cash; specially, a silverling (i.e. drachma or shekel):—money, (piece of) silver (piece).
ἀργύριον, -ου, τό, (from ἄργυρος, which see), [from Herodotus down];
1. silver: Acts 3:6; Acts 7:16; Acts 20:33; 1 Peter 1:18; [1 Corinthians 3:12 T Tr WH].
2. money: simply, Matthew 25:18, 27; Mark 14:11; Luke 9:3; Luke 19:15, 23; Luke 22:5; Acts 8:20; plural, [Matthew 28:12], Matthew 28:15.
3. Specifically, a silver coin, silver-piece (Luther, Silberling), שֶׁקֶל σίκλος, shekel [see B. D. under the word], i. e. a coin in circulation among the Jews after the exile, from the time of Simon (circa B. C. 141) down (cf. 1 Macc. 15:6f [yet see B. D. under the word Money, and references in Schürer, N. T. Zeitgesch. § 7]); according to Josephus (Antiquities 3, 8, 2) equal to the Attic tetradrachm or the Alexandrian didrachm (cf. στατήρ [B. D. under the word Piece of Silver]): Matthew 26:15; Matthew 27:3, 5f, 9. In Acts 19:19, ἀργυρίον μυριάδες πέντε fifty thousand pieces of silver (German 50,000 in Silber equivalent to Silbergeld), doubtless drachmas [cf. δηνάριον] are meant; cf. Meyer [and others] at the passage.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

25:18; 25:27; 26:15; 27:3; 27:5; 27:9; 28:12; 28:15
9:3; 19:15; 19:23; 22:5
3:6; 7:16; 8:20; 19:19; 20:33
1 Corinthians
1 Peter

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G694 matches the Greek ἀργύριον (argyrion),
which occurs 20 times in 20 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:18 - But he that had received one went and digged in the earth, and hid his lord's money. G694
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:27 - Thou oughtest therefore to have put my money G694 to the exchangers, and then at my coming I should have received mine own with usury.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 26:15 - And said unto them, What will ye give me, and I will deliver him unto you? And they covenanted with him for thirty pieces of silver. G694
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:3 - Then Judas, which had betrayed him, when he saw that he was condemned, repented himself, and brought again the thirty pieces of silver G694 to the chief priests and elders,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:5 - And he cast down the pieces of silver G694 in the temple, and departed, and went and hanged himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:6 - And the chief priests took the silver pieces, G694 and said, It is not lawful for to put them into the treasury, because it is the price of blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:9 - Then was fulfilled that which was spoken by Jeremy the prophet, saying, And they took the thirty pieces of silver, G694 the price of him that was valued, whom they of the children of Israel did value;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 28:12 - And when they were assembled with the elders, and had taken counsel, they gave large money G694 unto the soldiers,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 28:15 - So they took the money, G694 and did as they were taught: and this saying is commonly reported among the Jews until this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 14:11 - And when they heard it, they were glad, and promised to give him money. G694 And he sought how he might conveniently betray him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:3 - And he said unto them, Take nothing for your journey, neither staves, nor scrip, neither bread, neither money; G694 neither have two coats apiece.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:15 - And it came to pass, that when he was returned, having received the kingdom, then he commanded these servants to be called unto him, to whom he had given the money, G694 that he might know how much every man had gained by trading.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 19:23 - Wherefore then gavest not thou my money G694 into the bank, that at my coming I might have required mine own with usury?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:5 - And they were glad, and covenanted to give him money. G694
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 3:6 - Then Peter said, Silver G694 and gold have I none; but such as I have give I thee: In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth rise up and walk.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:16 - And were carried over into Sychem, and laid in the sepulchre that Abraham bought for a sum of money G694 of the sons of Emmor the father of Sychem.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:20 - But Peter said unto him, Thy money G694 perish with thee, because thou hast thought that the gift of God may be purchased with money.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 19:19 - Many of them also which used curious arts brought their books together, and burned them before all men: and they counted the price of them, and found it fifty thousand pieces of silver. G694
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 20:33 - I have coveted no man's silver, G694 or gold, or apparel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 1:18 - Forasmuch as ye know that ye were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver G694 and gold, from your vain conversation received by tradition from your fathers;
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