5504. chthes
Strong's Concordance
chthes: yesterday.
Original Word: χθές
Part of Speech: Adverb
Transliteration: chthes
Phonetic Spelling: (khthes)
Short Definition: yesterday
Definition: yesterday.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
variant reading for echthes, q.v.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5504: ἐχθές

ἐχθές and (Rec., so Griesbach in Acts and Heb.) χθές (on which forms cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 323f; (especially Rutherford. New Phryn., p. 370f); Bleek, Br. an d. Hebrew ii. 2, p. 1000; (Tdf. Proleg., p. 81; Winers Grammar, pp. 24, 45; Buttmann, 72 (63))), adverb, yesterday: John 4:52; Acts 7:28; of time just past, Hebrews 13:8. (From Sophocles down.)

STRONGS NT 5504: χθέςχθές (Rec.; also Griesbach in Acts and Heb.), equivalent to ἐχθές (which see), yesterday; the Sept. for תְּמול. (Homer (h. Merc.), others) χιλαρχος, χιλαρχου, (χίλιοι and ἄρχων; (on the form of the word cf. references under the word ἑκατοντάρχης, and Liddell and Scott, under the word χιλαρχης)), the commander of a thousand soldiers, a chiliarch; the commander of a Roman cohort (a military tribune): John 18:12; Acts 21:31-33, 37; Acts 22:24, 26-29; Acts 23:10, 15, 17-19, 22; Acts 24:7 Rec., ; (the Sept. for אֲלָפִים שַׂר and אֲלָפִים רֹאשׁ). Any military commander (R. V. high or chief captain, captain): Mark 6:21; Revelation 6:15; Revelation 19:18. ((Aeschylus, Xenophon, others.))

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
yesterday.

Of uncertain derivation; "yesterday"; by extension, in time past or hitherto -- yesterday.

Forms and Transliterations
Εχθες εχθές Ἐχθὲς χθες χθές χθιζοί χθονός χίδρα χίδρων χιλιαρχίας Echthes Echthès
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Ἐχθὲς — 3 Occ.

John 4:52 Adv
GRK: αὐτῷ ὅτι Ἐχθὲς ὥραν ἑβδόμην
KJV: Yesterday at the seventh
INT: to him Yesterday [at the] hour seventh

Acts 7:28 Adv
GRK: τρόπον ἀνεῖλες ἐχθὲς τὸν Αἰγύπτιον
KJV: thou diddest the Egyptian yesterday?
INT: way you put to death yesterday the Egyptian

Hebrews 13:8 Adv
GRK: Ἰησοῦς Χριστὸς ἐχθὲς καὶ σήμερον
KJV: Christ the same yesterday, and to day,
INT: Jesus Christ yesterday and today

3 Occurrences

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