4009. peras
Strong's Concordance
peras: a limit
Original Word: πέρας, ατος, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: peras
Phonetic Spelling: (per'-as)
Short Definition: a boundary, limit, an end
Definition: (a) a boundary, limit, extremity, (b) an end, conclusion.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
akin to peirar (end, limit)
Definition
a limit
NASB Translation
end (1), ends (3).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4009: πέρας

πέρας, πέρατος, τό (πέρα beyond), from Aeschylus down, extremity, bound, end (see τέλος, 1 a. at the beginning);

a. of a portion of space ("boundary, frontier): πέρατα τῆς γῆς (the ends of the earth), equivalent to the remotest lands, Matthew 12:42; Luke 11:31 (Homer, Iliad 8, 478 (πεῖραρ); Thucydides 1, 69; Xenophon, Ages. 9, 4; the Sept. for אֶרֶץ אַפְסֵי (Winer's Grammar, 30)); also τῆς οἰκουμένης, Romans 10:18 (Psalm 71:8 ()).

b. of a thing extending through a period of time (termination): ἀντιλογίας, Hebrews 6:16 (τῶν κακῶν, Aeschylus Pers. 632; Josephus, b. j. 7, 5, 6, and other examples in other writings).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
end, limit

From the same as peran; an extremity -- end, ut-(ter-)most participle

see GREEK peran

Forms and Transliterations
περας πέρας πέρασι περασμός περατα πέρατα περάτη πέρατι περατων περάτων peras péras perata pérata peraton peratōn peráton perátōn
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4 Occurrences


πέρας — 1 Occ.
πέρατα — 1 Occ.
περάτων — 2 Occ.

Matthew 12:42 N-GNP
GRK: ἐκ τῶν περάτων τῆς γῆς
NAS: she came from the ends of the earth
KJV: from the uttermost parts of the earth
INT: from the ends of the earth

Luke 11:31 N-GNP
GRK: ἐκ τῶν περάτων τῆς γῆς
NAS: she came from the ends of the earth
KJV: from the utmost parts of the earth
INT: from the ends of the earth

Romans 10:18 N-ANP
GRK: εἰς τὰ πέρατα τῆς οἰκουμένης
NAS: AND THEIR WORDS TO THE ENDS OF THE WORLD.
KJV: words unto the ends of the world.
INT: to the ends of the world

Hebrews 6:16 N-NNS
GRK: αὐτοῖς ἀντιλογίας πέρας εἰς βεβαίωσιν
NAS: [given] as confirmation is an end of every
KJV: [is] to them an end of all
INT: their disputes an end for confirmation [is]

4 Occurrences

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