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Entry for Strong's #2243 - Ἡλίας

Transliteration
Hēlías
Phonetics
hay-lee'-as  
Word Origin
of Hebrew origin (0452)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
2:928,306
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
Elijah = "my God is Jehovah"
  1. a prophet born at Thisbe, the unflinching champion of the theocracy in the reigns of the idolatrous kings Ahab and Ahaziah. He was taken up to heaven without dying, whence the Jews expected he would return just before the advent of the Messiah, whom he would prepare the minds of the Israelites to receive.
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (30) NAS (29) HCS (29)
Matthew 9
Mark 9
Luke 8
John 2
Romans 1
James 1
Matthew 9
Mark 9
Luke 7
John 2
Romans 1
James 1
Matthew 9
Mark 9
Luke 7
John 2
Romans 1
James 1
BYZ TIS TR
N-ASM 7
N-DSM 4
N-GSM 2
N-NSM 17
N-ASM 7
N-DSM 4
N-GSM 2
N-NSM 15
N-ASM 7
N-DSM 4
N-GSM 2
N-NSM 17
NA WH
N-ASM 7
N-DSM 4
N-GSM 2
N-NSM 14
V-PAI-3S 1
N-ASM 7
N-DSM 4
N-GSM 2
N-NSM 16


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

Ἡλιìας

no Definition found

Thayer's Expanded Definition

Ἠλιάς ((so Rst elz G; WH Ἠλείας cf. WHs Appendix, p. 155; Tdf. Proleg., p. 84 and see εἰ, , but) L Tr Ἡλιάς, Tdf. Ἡλείας (on the breathing in manuscripts see Tdf. Proleg., p. 107; WH. Introductory § 408; current edd, are not uniform)), ἡλίου (Buttmann, 17 (16), 8; but once (viz. Luke 1:17 T Tr marginal reading WH) Ἠλίᾳ), (אֵלִיָּה or אֵלִיָּהוּ i. e. either 'strength of Jehovah' or 'my God is Jehovah'), Elijah, a prophet born at Thisbe (but see B. D. under the word, also under the word ), the unflinching champion of the theocracy in the reigns of the idolatrous kings Ahab and Ahaziah. He was taken up to heaven without dying, whence the Jews expected he would return just before the advent of the Messiah, whom he would prepare the minds of the Israelites to receive (1 Kings 17-19; 2 Kings 2:6ff; 2 Chronicles 21:12; Malachi 4:4 (); Sir. 48:1, 4, 12 (cf. Edersheim, Jesus the Messiah, Appendix viii.)): Matthew 11:14; Matthew 16:14; Matthew 17:3f, 10-12; Matthew 27:47, 49; Mark 6:15; Mark 8:28; Mark 9:4; Mark 9:11-13; Mark 15:35; Luke 1:17; Luke 4:25; Luke 9:8, 19, 30, 33, 54 (R G L); John 1:21, 25; James 5:17; ἐν Ἠλίᾳ, in the narrative concerning Elijah, Romans 11:2 (see ἐν, I. 1 d.).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Ἡλείας

(Rec. Ἡλίας ; L Tr., Ἡίας ; T, Ἡλείας ; cf. WH, App., 155, Intr., § 408), -ου (-α , Luke 1:17, WH), (Heb. H452,),

Elijah (1 Kings 17:1-24, al.): Matthew 11:14; Matthew 16:14; Matthew 17:3-4; Matthew 17:10-12; Matthew 27:47; Matthew 27:49, Mark 6:15; Mark 8:28; Mark 9:4-5; Mark 9:11-13; Mark 15:35-36 Luke 1:17; Luke 4:25-26; Luke 9:8; Luke 9:19; Luke 9:30; Luke 9:33; Luke 9:54, John 1:21; John 1:25, James 5:17; ἐν Ἠ ., in the portion concerning E., Romans 11:2.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
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Ηλεια Ἠλεία Ἠλείᾳ Ηλειαν Ἠλείαν Ηλειας Ἠλείας Ἠλίᾳ Ἠλίαν Ἠλίας Ἠλίου elia Ēlia elíāi Ēlíāi elian elían Ēlian Ēlían elias elías Ēlias Ēlías eliou elíou Ēliou Ēlíou
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