3788. ophthalmos
Strong's Concordance
ophthalmos: the eye
Original Word: ὀφθαλμός, οῦ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: ophthalmos
Phonetic Spelling: (of-thal-mos')
Short Definition: the eye
Definition: the eye; fig: the mind's eye.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from a prim. root op- and an uncertain root
Definition
the eye
NASB Translation
envy* (1), eye (29), eyes (68), gaze (1), sight (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3788: ὀφθαλμός

ὀφθαλμός, ὀφθαλμοῦ, (from the root, ὀπ, to see; allied to ὄψις, ὄψομαι, etc.; Curtius, § 627), the Sept. for עַיִן (from Homer down), the eye: Matthew 5:38; Matthew 6:22; Mark 9:47; Luke 11:34; John 9:6; 1 Corinthians 12:16; Revelation 7:17; Revelation 21:4, and often; ῤιπῇ ὀφθαλμοῦ, 1 Corinthians 15:52; οἱ ὀφθαλμοί μου εἶδον (see the remark in γλῶσσα, 1), Luke 2:30; cf. Luke 4:20; Luke 10:23; Matthew 13:16; 1 Corinthians 2:9; Revelation 1:7; (ἀνέβλεψαν οἱ ὀφθαλμοί Matthew 20:34 R G); ἰδεῖν τοῖς ὀφθαλμοῖς, Matthew 13:15; John 12:40; Acts 28:27; ὁρᾶν τοῖς ὀφθαλμοῖς (see ὁράω, 1), 1 John 1:1; ἐπιθυμία τῶν ὀφθαλμῶν, desire excited by seeing, 1 John 2:16. Since the eye is the index of the mind, the following phrases have arisen: ὀφθαλμός σου πονηρός ἐστιν, i. e. thou art envious, Matthew 20:15; ὀφθαλμός πονηρός, envy, Mark 7:22 (עַיִן רַע, an envious man, Proverbs 23:6; Proverbs 28:22; cf. Sir. 34:13; בְּאָחִיך עֵינֲך רָעָה, thine eye is evil toward thy brother, i. e. thou enviest (grudgest) thy brother, Deuteronomy 15:9; ὀφθαλμός πονηρός φθονερός ἐπ' ἄρτῳ, Sir. 14:10; μή φθονεσάτω σου ὀφθαλμός, Tobit 4:7; the opposite, ἀγαθός ὀφθαλμός, is used of a willing mind, Sir. 32:10, 12 (Sir. 35:10, 12)); on the other hand, ὀφθαλμός πονηρός in Matthew 6:23 is a diseased, disordered eye, just as we say a bad eye, a bad finger (see πονηρός, 2 a. (where Luke 11:34)). κρατεῖν τούς ὀφθαλμούς τοῦ μή κτλ. (A. V. to hold the eyes i. e.) to prevent one from recognizing another, Luke 24:16; ὑπολαμβάνω τινα ἀπό τῶν ὀφθαλμῶν τίνος, by receiving one to withdraw him from another's sight (A. V. received him out of their sight), Acts 1:9. Metaphorically, of the eyes of the mind, the faculty of knowing: ἐκρύβη ἀπό τῶν ὀφθαλμῶν σου, hidden from thine eyes, i. e. concealed from thee (cf. Buttmann, 320 (274)), Luke 19:42; διδόναι τίνι ὀφθαλμούς τοῦ μή βλέπειν, to crease one to be slow to understand, Romans 11:8 (cf. Buttmann, 267 (230)); τυφλουν τούς ὀφθαλμούς τίνος, John 12:40; 1 John 2:11; σκοτιζονται οἱ ὀφθαλμοί Romans 11:10; πεφωτίσμενοι ὀφθαλμοί τῆς διανοίας (cf. Buttmann, § 145, 6), Ephesians 1:18 Rec.; τῆς καρδίας (as in Clement of Rome, 1 Cor. 36, 2 [ET]), ibid. G L T Tr WH; ἐν ὀφθαλμοῖς τίνος (פּ בְּעֵינֵי (cf. Buttmann, § 146, 1 at the end)), in the judgment (cf. our view) of one, Matthew 21:42; Mark 12:11; οὐκ ἐστι τί ἀπέναντι τῶν ὀφθαλμῶν τίνος, to neglect a thing (cf. our leave, put, out of sight), Romans 3:18; γυμνόν ἐστι τί τοῖς ὀφθαλμοῖς τίνος (see γυμνός, 2 a.), Hebrews 4:13; οἱ ὀφθαλμοί τοῦ κυρίου ἐπί δικαίους (namely, επι( (or απο() βλέπουσιν, which is added in Psalm 10:4 ()), are (fixed) upon the righteous, i. e. the Lord looks after, provides for them, 1 Peter 3:12. Other phrases in which ὀφθαλμός occurs may be found under ἀνοίγω, p. 48{b}, ἁπλοῦς, διανοίγω 1, ἐξορύσσω 1, ἐπαίρω, p. 228^a, καμμύω, μοιχαλίς a., προγράφω2

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
eye, sight.

From optanomai; the eye (literally or figuratively); by implication, vision; figuratively, envy (from the jealous side-glance) -- eye, sight.

see GREEK optanomai

Forms and Transliterations
οφθαλμοι οφθαλμοί όφθαλμοί ὀφθαλμοί ὀφθαλμοὶ οφθαλμοις οφθαλμοίς ὀφθαλμοῖς Οφθαλμον οφθαλμόν Ὀφθαλμὸν οφθαλμος οφθαλμός ὀφθαλμός ὀφθαλμὸς οφθαλμου οφθαλμού ὀφθαλμοῦ οφθαλμους οφθαλμούς ὀφθαλμούς ὀφθαλμοὺς οφθαλμοφανώς οφθαλμω οφθαλμώ ὀφθαλμῷ οφθαλμων οφθαλμών ὀφθαλμῶν οφιομάχην ophthalmo ophthalmō ophthalmoi ophthalmoí ophthalmoì ophthalmôi ophthalmō̂i ophthalmois ophthalmoîs Ophthalmon Ophthalmòn ophthalmôn ophthalmōn ophthalmō̂n ophthalmos ophthalmós ophthalmòs ophthalmou ophthalmoû ophthalmous ophthalmoús ophthalmoùs
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100 Occurrences


ὀφθαλμῷ — 8 Occ.
ὀφθαλμῶν — 11 Occ.
ὀφθαλμοί — 15 Occ.
ὀφθαλμοῖς — 7 Occ.
Ὀφθαλμὸν — 1 Occ.
ὀφθαλμός — 15 Occ.
ὀφθαλμοῦ — 6 Occ.
ὀφθαλμοὺς — 37 Occ.

Matthew 5:29 N-NMS
GRK: δὲ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου ὁ
NAS: your right eye makes you stumble,
KJV: thy right eye offend thee,
INT: moreover the eye of you

Matthew 5:38 N-AMS
GRK: ὅτι ἐρρέθη Ὀφθαλμὸν ἀντὶ ὀφθαλμοῦ
NAS: that it was said, AN EYE FOR AN EYE,
KJV: it hath been said, An eye for
INT: that it was said Eye for eye

Matthew 5:38 N-GMS
GRK: Ὀφθαλμὸν ἀντὶ ὀφθαλμοῦ καὶ ὀδόντα
NAS: AN EYE FOR AN EYE, AND A TOOTH
KJV: An eye for an eye, and a tooth
INT: Eye for eye and tooth

Matthew 6:22 N-NMS
GRK: ἐστιν ὁ ὀφθαλμός ἐὰν οὖν
NAS: The eye is the lamp of the body;
KJV: of the body is the eye: if therefore
INT: is the eye if therefore

Matthew 6:22 N-NMS
GRK: ᾖ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου ἁπλοῦς
NAS: if your eye is clear,
KJV: therefore thine eye be single,
INT: be the eye of you clear

Matthew 6:23 N-NMS
GRK: δὲ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου πονηρὸς
NAS: But if your eye is bad, your whole
KJV: if thine eye be evil,
INT: however the eye of you bad

Matthew 7:3 N-DMS
GRK: ἐν τῷ ὀφθαλμῷ τοῦ ἀδελφοῦ
NAS: that is in your brother's eye, but do not notice
KJV: thy brother's eye, but considerest
INT: in the eye the brother

Matthew 7:3 N-DMS
GRK: τῷ σῷ ὀφθαλμῷ δοκὸν οὐ
NAS: the log that is in your own eye?
KJV: that is in thine own eye?
INT: your [own] eye beam not

Matthew 7:4 N-GMS
GRK: ἐκ τοῦ ὀφθαλμοῦ σου καὶ
NAS: the speck out of your eye,' and behold,
KJV: out of thine eye; and, behold,
INT: from the eye of you and

Matthew 7:4 N-DMS
GRK: ἐν τῷ ὀφθαλμῷ σοῦ
NAS: the log is in your own eye?
KJV: [is] in thine own eye?
INT: [is] in the eye of you

Matthew 7:5 N-GMS
GRK: ἐκ τοῦ ὀφθαλμοῦ σοῦ τὴν
NAS: the log out of your own eye, and then
KJV: out of thine own eye; and then
INT: out of the eye of you the

Matthew 7:5 N-GMS
GRK: ἐκ τοῦ ὀφθαλμοῦ τοῦ ἀδελφοῦ
NAS: the speck out of your brother's eye.
KJV: thy brother's eye.
INT: out of the eye of the brother

Matthew 9:29 N-GMP
GRK: ἥψατο τῶν ὀφθαλμῶν αὐτῶν λέγων
NAS: He touched their eyes, saying,
KJV: their eyes, saying,
INT: he touched the eyes of them saying

Matthew 9:30 N-NMP
GRK: αὐτῶν οἱ ὀφθαλμοί Καὶ ἐνεβριμήθη
NAS: And their eyes were opened. And Jesus
KJV: And their eyes were opened; and
INT: their eyes and strictly instructed

Matthew 13:15 N-AMP
GRK: καὶ τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς αὐτῶν ἐκάμμυσαν
NAS: AND THEY HAVE CLOSED THEIR EYES, OTHERWISE
KJV: their eyes they have closed;
INT: and the eyes of them they have closed

Matthew 13:15 N-DMP
GRK: ἴδωσιν τοῖς ὀφθαλμοῖς καὶ τοῖς
NAS: THEY WOULD SEE WITH THEIR EYES, HEAR
KJV: they should see with [their] eyes, and
INT: they should see with the eyes and with the

Matthew 13:16 N-NMP
GRK: μακάριοι οἱ ὀφθαλμοὶ ὅτι βλέπουσιν
NAS: But blessed are your eyes, because
KJV: blessed [are] your eyes, for they see:
INT: blessed [are] the eyes because they see

Matthew 17:8 N-AMP
GRK: δὲ τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς αὐτῶν οὐδένα
NAS: And lifting up their eyes, they saw
KJV: their eyes, they saw
INT: and the eyes of them no one

Matthew 18:9 N-NMS
GRK: εἰ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου σκανδαλίζει
NAS: If your eye causes you to stumble,
KJV: if thine eye offend thee,
INT: if the eye of you cause to sin

Matthew 18:9 N-AMP
GRK: ἢ δύο ὀφθαλμοὺς ἔχοντα βληθῆναι
NAS: two eyes and be cast
KJV: having two eyes to be cast into
INT: [rather] than two eyes having to be cast

Matthew 20:15 N-NMS
GRK: ἢ ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου πονηρός
NAS: Or is your eye envious
KJV: Is thine eye evil, because
INT: or the eye of you envious

Matthew 20:33 N-NMP
GRK: ἀνοιγῶσιν οἱ ὀφθαλμοὶ ἡμῶν
NAS: to Him, Lord, [we want] our eyes to be opened.
KJV: that our eyes may be opened.
INT: might be opened the eyes of us

Matthew 21:42 N-DMP
GRK: θαυμαστὴ ἐν ὀφθαλμοῖς ἡμῶν
NAS: AND IT IS MARVELOUS IN OUR EYES'?
KJV: in our eyes?
INT: marvelous in [the] eyes of us

Matthew 26:43 N-NMP
GRK: αὐτῶν οἱ ὀφθαλμοὶ βεβαρημένοι
NAS: them sleeping, for their eyes were heavy.
KJV: for their eyes were heavy.
INT: of them the eyes heavy

Mark 7:22 N-NMS
GRK: δόλος ἀσέλγεια ὀφθαλμὸς πονηρός βλασφημία
NAS: sensuality, envy, slander,
KJV: an evil eye, blasphemy,
INT: deceit sensuality envy evil slander

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