2539. kaiper
Strong's Concordance
kaiper: although
Original Word: καίπερ
Part of Speech: Conjunction
Transliteration: kaiper
Phonetic Spelling: (kah'-ee-per)
Short Definition: although
Definition: although, though.
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2539 kaíper (2532 /kaí, "and, even" which intensifies 4007 /per, "indeed") – "even though," "though indeed," "even so (notwithstanding)".

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kai and per
Definition
although
NASB Translation
although (3), even though (1), though (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2539: καίπερ

καίπερ (Treg. καί περ in Heb.; from Homer, Odyssey 7, 224 down), conjunc. (originally even very much, cf. Donaldson § 621; Bäumlein, p. 200f; Krüger, § 56, 13, 2; Buttmann, § 144, 23; Winers Grammar, § 45, 2 at the end), although; it is joined to a participle (in Greek writings sometimes also to an adjective, so that ὤν must be supplied): Philippians 3:4; Hebrews 5:8; Hebrews 7:5; Hebrews 12:17; 2 Peter 1:12; contrary to ordinary usage (yet so occasionally in Greek writings) with a finite verb, καίπερ ἐστιν, Revelation 17:8 Rec.; but since Griesbach καί παρέσται (correctly παρέσται (see in πάρειμι)) has been restored after the best manuscripts

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
and yet, although.

From kai and per; and indeed, i.e. Nevertheless or notwithstanding -- and yet, although.

see GREEK kai

see GREEK per

Forms and Transliterations
καιπερ καίπερ καίριόν kaiper kaíper
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Strong's Greek 2539
5 Occurrences


καίπερ — 5 Occ.

Philippians 3:4 Conj
GRK: καίπερ ἐγὼ ἔχων
NAS: although I myself might have
KJV: Though I might
INT: Though I have

Hebrews 5:8 Conj
GRK: καίπερ ὢν υἱός
NAS: Although He was a Son, He learned
KJV: Though he were a Son,
INT: though being a son

Hebrews 7:5 Conj
GRK: ἀδελφοὺς αὐτῶν καίπερ ἐξεληλυθότας ἐκ
NAS: that is, from their brethren, although these are descended
KJV: brethren, though they come
INT: brothers of them though having come out of

Hebrews 12:17 Conj
GRK: οὐχ εὗρεν καίπερ μετὰ δακρύων
NAS: for repentance, though he sought
KJV: of repentance, though he sought
INT: not he found although with tears

2 Peter 1:12 Conj
GRK: περὶ τούτων καίπερ εἰδότας καὶ
NAS: you of these things, even though you [already] know
KJV: these things, though ye know
INT: concerning these things although knowing [them] and

5 Occurrences

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