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Lexicon :: Strong's G838 - auxēsis

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auxēsis (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
2x in 1 unique form(s)
2x in 1 unique form(s)
0x in 0 unique form(s)
Strong’s Definitions

αὔξησις aúxēsis, owx'-ay-sis; from G837; growth:—increase.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's G838 in the following manner: increase (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's G838 in the following manner: increase (2x).
  1. increase, growth

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
αὔξησις aúxēsis, owx'-ay-sis; from G837; growth:—increase.
αὔξησις, -εως, , (αὔξω), increase, growth: Ephesians 4:16; τοῦ θεοῦ, effected by God, Colossians 2:19; cf. Meyer at the passage ([Herodotus], Thucydides, Xenophon, Plato, and subsequent writings.)
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Strong's Number G838 matches the Greek αὔξησις (auxēsis),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:16 - From whom the whole body fitly joined together and compacted by that which every joint supplieth, according to the effectual working in the measure of every part, maketh increase G838 of the body unto the edifying of itself in love.
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 2:19 - And not holding the Head, from which all the body by joints and bands having nourishment ministered, and knit together, increaseth with the increase G838 of God.
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