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Lexicon :: Strong's G798 - astron

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ἄστρον
Transliteration
astron (Key)
Pronunciation
as'-tron
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Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:503,86

Strong’s Definitions

ἄστρον ástron, as'-tron; neuter from G792; properly, a constellation; put for a single star (natural or artificial):—star.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's G798 in the following manner: star (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's G798 in the following manner: star (4x).
  1. a group of stars, a constellation

  2. a star

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἄστρον ástron, as'-tron; neuter from G792; properly, a constellation; put for a single star (natural or artificial):—star.
STRONGS NT 798: ἄστρον
ἄστρον, -ου, τό, [(see ἀστήρ at the beginning), from Homer down];
1. a group of stars, a constellation; but not infrequent also
2. equivalent to ἀστήρ a star: Luke 21:25; Acts 27:20; Hebrews 11:12; the image of a star, Acts 7:43.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Luke
21:25
Acts
7:43; 27:20
Hebrews
11:12

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G798 matches the Greek ἄστρον (astron),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:25 - And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; G798 and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:43 - Yea, ye took up the tabernacle of Moloch, and the star G798 of your god Remphan, figures which ye made to worship them: and I will carry you away beyond Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:20 - And when neither sun nor stars G798 in many days appeared, and no small tempest lay on us, all hope that we should be saved was then taken away.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:12 - Therefore sprang there even of one, and him as good as dead, so many as the stars G798 of the sky in multitude, and as the sand which is by the sea shore innumerable.

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