3088. luchnos
Strong's Concordance
luchnos: a (portable) lamp
Original Word: λύχνος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: luchnos
Phonetic Spelling: (lookh'-nos)
Short Definition: a lamp
Definition: a lamp.
HELPS Word-studies

3088 lýxnos – an oil-fed portable "lamp," usually set on a stand (Abbott-Smith).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. word
Definition
a (portable) lamp
NASB Translation
lamp (13), lamps (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3088: λύχνος

λύχνος, λύχνου, , the Sept. for נֵר (from Homer down); a lamp, candle (?), that is placed on a stand or candlestick (Latincandelabrum) (cf. Trench, N. T. Synonyms, § xlvi.; Becker, Charicles, Sc. ix. (English translation, p. 156 n. 5)): Matthew 5:15; Mark 4:21; (Luke 11:36); ; Revelation 22:5; φῶς λύχνου, Revelation 18:23; opposed to φῶς ἡλίου, Revelation 22:5 L T Tr WH; ά῾πτειν λύχνον ((Luke 8:16; Luke 11:33; Luke 15:8), see ἅπτω, 1). To a lamp are likened — the eye, λύχνος τοῦ σώματος, i. e. which shows the body which way to move and turn, Matthew 6:22; Luke 11:34; the prophecies of the O. T., inasmuch as they afforded at least some knowledge relative to the glorious return of Jesus from heaven down even to the time when by the Holy Spirit that same light, like the day and the daystar, shone upon the hearts of men, the light by which the prophets themselves had been enlightened and which was necessary to the full perception of the true meaning of their prophecies, 2 Peter 1:19; to the brightness of a lamp that cheers the beholders a teacher is compared, whom even those rejoiced in who were unwilling to comply with his demands, John 5:35; Christ, who will hereafter illumine his followers, the citizens of the heavenly kingdom, with his own glory, Revelation 21:23.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
candle, light.

From the base of leukos; a portable lamp or other illuminator (literally or figuratively) -- candle, light.

see GREEK leukos

Forms and Transliterations
λυχνοι λύχνοι λύχνοις λυχνον λύχνον λυχνος λύχνος λυχνου λύχνου λύχνους λυχνω λύχνω λύχνῳ luchno luchnō luchnoi luchnon luchnos luchnou lychno lychnō lychnoi lýchnoi lýchnōi lychnon lýchnon lychnos lýchnos lychnou lýchnou
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Strong's Greek 3088
14 Occurrences


λύχνῳ — 1 Occ.
λύχνοι — 1 Occ.
λύχνον — 4 Occ.
λύχνος — 6 Occ.
λύχνου — 2 Occ.

Matthew 5:15 N-AFS
GRK: οὐδὲ καίουσιν λύχνον καὶ τιθέασιν
NAS: does [anyone] light a lamp and put
KJV: Neither do men light a candle, and put
INT: Nor do they light a lamp and put

Matthew 6:22 N-NMS
GRK: λύχνος τοῦ σώματός
NAS: The eye is the lamp of the body;
KJV: The light of the body is
INT: The lamp of the body

Mark 4:21 N-NMS
GRK: ἔρχεται ὁ λύχνος ἵνα ὑπὸ
NAS: And He was saying to them, A lamp is not brought
KJV: unto them, Is a candle brought to
INT: is brought a lamp so that under

Luke 8:16 N-AFS
GRK: Οὐδεὶς δὲ λύχνον ἅψας καλύπτει
NAS: after lighting a lamp covers
KJV: when he hath lighted a candle, covereth
INT: no one moreover a lamp having lighted covers

Luke 11:33 N-AFS
GRK: Οὐδεὶς λύχνον ἅψας εἰς
NAS: after lighting a lamp, puts it away
KJV: when he hath lighted a candle, putteth
INT: But no one a lamp having lit in

Luke 11:34 N-NMS
GRK: λύχνος τοῦ σώματός
NAS: The eye is the lamp of your body;
KJV: The light of the body is
INT: The lamp of your body

Luke 11:36 N-NMS
GRK: ὅταν ὁ λύχνος τῇ ἀστραπῇ
NAS: as when the lamp illumines
KJV: the bright shining of a candle doth give
INT: when the lamp shining

Luke 12:35 N-NMP
GRK: καὶ οἱ λύχνοι καιόμενοι
NAS: Be dressed in readiness, and [keep] your lamps lit.
KJV: and [your] lights burning;
INT: and the lamps burning

Luke 15:8 N-AFS
GRK: οὐχὶ ἅπτει λύχνον καὶ σαροῖ
NAS: does not light a lamp and sweep
KJV: doth not light a candle, and sweep
INT: not lights a lamp and sweeps

John 5:35 N-NMS
GRK: ἦν ὁ λύχνος ὁ καιόμενος
NAS: He was the lamp that was burning
KJV: and a shining light: and ye
INT: was the lamp burning

2 Peter 1:19 N-DMS
GRK: προσέχοντες ὡς λύχνῳ φαίνοντι ἐν
NAS: to pay attention as to a lamp shining
KJV: as unto a light that shineth
INT: taking heed as to a lamp shining in

Revelation 18:23 N-GMS
GRK: καὶ φῶς λύχνου οὐ μὴ
NAS: and the light of a lamp will not shine
KJV: the light of a candle shall shine
INT: and light of lamp no not

Revelation 21:23 N-NMS
GRK: καὶ ὁ λύχνος αὐτῆς τὸ
NAS: has illumined it, and its lamp [is] the Lamb.
KJV: and the Lamb [is] the light thereof.
INT: and the lamp of it [is] the

Revelation 22:5 N-GMS
GRK: χρείαν φωτὸς λύχνου καὶ φωτὸς
NAS: of the light of a lamp nor
KJV: they need no candle, neither light
INT: need light of a lamp and of light

14 Occurrences

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