2479. ischus
Strong's Concordance
ischus: strength, might
Original Word: ἰσχύς, ύος, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: ischus
Phonetic Spelling: (is-khoos')
Short Definition: strength, power
Definition: strength (absolutely), power, might, force, ability.
HELPS Word-studies

2479 isxýs (from the Gk root is, "force" and 2192/exō, "have") – properly, force to overcoming immediate resistance.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
Definition
strength, might
NASB Translation
might (5), power (1), strength (4).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2479: ἰσχύς

ἰσχύς, ἰσχύος, (ἴσχω (allied with ἔσχον; to hold in check)) (from Hesiod down), the Sept. especially for כֹּחַ, חַיִל, עֹז, גְּבוּרָה; ability, force, strength, might: 2 Peter 2:11 (joined with δύναμις); Revelation 5:12; Revelation 7:12; τό κράτος τῆς ἰσχύος, power (over external things) afforded by strength, Ephesians 1:19; Ephesians 6:10 (Isaiah 40:26); δόξα τῆς ἰσχύος (see δόξα, III. 3 b. α. at the end), 2 Thessalonians 1:9; κράζειν ἐν ἰσχύει, with strength, mightily, Revelation 18:2 Rec.; ἐξ ἰσχύος, of one's strength, to the extent of one's ability, 1 Peter 4:11; with ὅλης added, Mark 12:30, 33; Luke 10:27 (here L text T Tr WH read ἐν ὅλῃ τῇ ἰσχύι). (Synonym: see δύναμις, at the end.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
ability, might, power, strength.

From a derivative of is (force; compare eschon, a form of echo); forcefulness (literally or figuratively) -- ability, might(-ily), power, strength.

see GREEK echo

Forms and Transliterations
ισχυι ισχύι ισχύϊ ίσχύϊ ἰσχύι ἰσχύϊ ισχύϊι ισχυν ισχύν ἰσχὺν ισχυος ισχύος ἰσχύος ισχυς ισχύς ἰσχὺς ισχύσεσι ισχύων ischui ischun ischuos ischus ischýi ischýï ischyn ischỳn ischyos ischýos ischys ischỳs
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Strong's Greek 2479
10 Occurrences


ἰσχύι — 2 Occ.
ἰσχὺν — 1 Occ.
ἰσχύος — 6 Occ.
ἰσχὺς — 1 Occ.

Mark 12:30 N-GFS
GRK: ὅλης τῆς ἰσχύος σου
NAS: AND WITH ALL YOUR STRENGTH.'
KJV: all thy strength: this [is] the first
INT: all the strength of you

Mark 12:33 N-GFS
GRK: ὅλης τῆς ἰσχύος καὶ τὸ
NAS: AND WITH ALL THE STRENGTH, AND TO LOVE
KJV: with all the strength, and to love
INT: all the strength and

Luke 10:27 N-DFS
GRK: ὅλῃ τῇ ἰσχύι σου καὶ
NAS: AND WITH ALL YOUR STRENGTH, AND WITH ALL
KJV: all thy strength, and with
INT: all the strength of you and

Ephesians 1:19 N-GFS
GRK: κράτους τῆς ἰσχύος αὐτοῦ
NAS: of the strength of His might
KJV: the working of his mighty power,
INT: might of the strength of him

Ephesians 6:10 N-GFS
GRK: κράτει τῆς ἰσχύος αὐτοῦ
NAS: and in the strength of His might.
KJV: the power of his might.
INT: strength of the might of him

2 Thessalonians 1:9 N-GFS
GRK: δόξης τῆς ἰσχύος αὐτοῦ
NAS: and from the glory of His power,
KJV: the glory of his power;
INT: glory of the strength of him

1 Peter 4:11 N-GFS
GRK: ὡς ἐξ ἰσχύος ἧς χορηγεῖ
NAS: who is serving by the strength which
KJV: of the ability which
INT: as of strength which supplies

2 Peter 2:11 N-DFS
GRK: ὅπου ἄγγελοι ἰσχύϊ καὶ δυνάμει
NAS: who are greater in might and power
KJV: which are greater in power and might,
INT: where angels in strength and power

Revelation 5:12 N-AFS
GRK: σοφίαν καὶ ἰσχὺν καὶ τιμὴν
NAS: and wisdom and might and honor
KJV: wisdom, and strength, and honour,
INT: wisdom and strength and honor

Revelation 7:12 N-NFS
GRK: καὶ ἡ ἰσχὺς τῷ θεῷ
NAS: and power and might, [be] to our God
KJV: power, and might, [be] unto our God
INT: and strength to the God

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