5618. hósper
Strong's Concordance
hósper: just as, even as
Original Word: ὥσπερ
Part of Speech: Adverb
Transliteration: hósper
Phonetic Spelling: (hoce'-per)
Short Definition: just as, as
Definition: just as, as, even as.
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5618 hṓsper (an emphatic adverb, derived from 4007 /per, "indeed" intensifying 5613 /hōs, "as") – "indeed just as," "just exactly like."

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from hós and per
Definition
just as, even as
NASB Translation
indeed (1), just (13), just like (3), like (4).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5618: ὥσπερ

ὥσπερ ((cf. Tdf. Proleg., p. 110); from ὡς and the enclitic particle περ, which, "in its usual way, augments and brings out the force of ὡς Klotz ad Devar. 2:2, p. 768; see περ), adverb (from Homer down), just as, even as;

a. in a protasis with a finite verb, and followed by οὕτως or οὕτως καί in the apodosis (cf. Winer's Grammar, §§ 53, 5; 60, 5): Matthew 12:40; Matthew 13:40; Matthew 24:27, 37f, 38 (L T Tr (cf. ὡς at the beginning) WH ὡς); Luke 17:24; John 5:21, 26; Romans 5:19, 21; Romans 6:4, 19; Romans 11:30; 1 Corinthians 11:12; 1 Corinthians 15:22; 1 Corinthians 16:1; 2 Corinthians 1:7 (here L T Tr WH ὡς); Galatians 4:29; Ephesians 5:24 (L T Tr WH ὡς); James 2:26; ὥσπερ ... ἵνα καί ((cf. Winers Grammar, § 43, 5 a.; Buttmann, 241 (208); cf. ἵνα, II. 4 b.)), 2 Corinthians 8:7; εὐλογίαν ... ἑτοίμην εἶναι (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 44, 1 c.) οὕτως ὡς ἐυλογινα καί μή ὥσπερ etc. 'that your bounty might so be ready as a matter of bounty and not as if' etc. 2 Corinthians 9:5 (but only Rec. reads ὥσπερ, and even so the example does not strictly belong under this entry); the apodosis which should have been introduced by οὕτως is lacking (Winers Grammar, § 64, 7 b.; p. 569 (530); cf. Buttmann, § 151, 12 and 23 g.): Romans 5:12 (here what Paul subjoined in Romans 5:13f to prove the truth of his statement πάντες ἥμαρτον, prevented him from adding the apodosis, which had it corresponded accurately to the terms of the protasis would have run as follows: οὕτω καί δἰ ἑνός ἀνθρώπου δικαιοσύνη εἰς τόν κόσμον εἰσῆλθε καί διά τῆς δικαιοσύνης ζωή. Καί οὕτως εἰς πάντας ἀνθρώπους ζωή διελεύσεται, ἐφ' πάντες δικαιωθήσονται; this thought he unfolds in verse 15ff in another form); Matthew 25:14 (here the extended details of the parable caused the writer to forget the apodosis which he had in mind at the beginning; (cf. ὡς, I. 4 c.)).

b. it stands in close relation to what precedes: Matthew 5:48 (L T Tr WH ὡς); (L T Tr WH ὡς), (L T Tr WH ὡς); ; Acts 3:17; Acts 11:15; 1 Corinthians 8:5; 1 Thessalonians 5:3; Hebrews 4:10; Hebrews 7:27; Hebrews 9:25; Revelation 10:3; ὥσπερ γέγραπται, 1 Corinthians 10:7 L T Tr WH; εἰμί ὥσπερ τίς, to be of one's sort or class (not quite identical in meaning with ὡς or ὡσεί τίς, to be like one (cf. Bengel at the passage)), Luke 18:11 (but L Tr WH marginal reading ὡς); γίνομαι, Acts 2:2 (the genitive is apparently not to be explained by the omission of ἦχος, but rather as the genitive absolute: just as when a mighty wind blows, i. e. just as a sound is made when a mighty wind blows (R. V. as of the rushing of a mighty wind)); ἔστω σοι ὧπερ ἐθνικός κτλ., let him be regarded by thee as belonging to the number of etc. Matthew 18:17.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
just as, even as

From hos and per; just as, i.e. Exactly like -- (even, like) as.

see GREEK hos

see GREEK per

Forms and Transliterations
ώπερ ωσπερ ώσπερ ὥσπερ hosper hōsper hṓsper osper ōsper
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36 Occurrences


ὥσπερ — 36 Occ.

Matthew 6:2 Adv
GRK: ἔμπροσθέν σου ὥσπερ οἱ ὑποκριταὶ
KJV: before thee, as the hypocrites do
INT: before you as the hypocrites

Matthew 6:7 Adv
GRK: μὴ βατταλογήσητε ὥσπερ οἱ ἐθνικοί
KJV: vain repetitions, as the heathen
INT: not do use vain repetitions as the pagans

Matthew 12:40 Adv
GRK: ὥσπερ γὰρ ἦν
NAS: for just as JONAH WAS THREE
KJV: For as Jonas was
INT: just as indeed was

Matthew 13:40 Adv
GRK: ὥσπερ οὖν συλλέγεται
NAS: So just as the tares are gathered
KJV: As therefore the tares
INT: As therefore is gathered

Matthew 18:17 Adv
GRK: ἔστω σοι ὥσπερ ὁ ἐθνικὸς
KJV: unto thee as an heathen man
INT: let him be to you as the pagan

Matthew 20:28 Adv
GRK: ὥσπερ ὁ υἱὸς
NAS: just as the Son of Man
KJV: Even as the Son of man
INT: even as the Son

Matthew 24:27 Adv
GRK: ὥσπερ γὰρ ἡ
NAS: For just as the lightning comes
KJV: For as the lightning cometh
INT: just as indeed the

Matthew 24:37 Adv
GRK: ὥσπερ γὰρ αἱ
NAS: of Man will be just like the days
KJV: But as the days of Noe
INT: as indeed indeed the

Matthew 25:14 Adv
GRK: Ὥσπερ γὰρ ἄνθρωπος
NAS: For [it is] just like a man
KJV: For [the kingdom of heaven is] as a man
INT: as indeed indeed a man

Matthew 25:32 Adv
GRK: ἀπ' ἀλλήλων ὥσπερ ὁ ποιμὴν
KJV: from another, as a shepherd divideth
INT: from one another as the shepherd

Luke 17:24 Adv
GRK: ὥσπερ γὰρ ἡ
NAS: For just like the lightning,
KJV: For as the lightning,
INT: as indeed the

Luke 18:11 Adv
GRK: οὐκ εἰμὶ ὥσπερ οἱ λοιποὶ
NAS: You that I am not like other people:
KJV: I am not as other men
INT: not I am as the rest

John 5:21 Adv
GRK: ὥσπερ γὰρ ὁ
NAS: For just as the Father raises
KJV: For as the Father raiseth up
INT: Even as for the

John 5:26 Adv
GRK: ὥσπερ γὰρ ὁ
NAS: For just as the Father has
KJV: For as the Father hath
INT: as indeed the

Acts 2:2 Adv
GRK: οὐρανοῦ ἦχος ὥσπερ φερομένης πνοῆς
NAS: a noise like a violent
KJV: from heaven as of a rushing mighty
INT: heaven a sound as rushing of a wind

Acts 3:17 Adv
GRK: ἄγνοιαν ἐπράξατε ὥσπερ καὶ οἱ
NAS: in ignorance, just as your rulers
KJV: ye did [it], as [did] also
INT: ignorance you acted as also the

Acts 11:15 Adv
GRK: ἐπ' αὐτοὺς ὥσπερ καὶ ἐφ'
NAS: fell upon them just as [He did] upon us at the beginning.
KJV: on them, as on us
INT: upon them even as also upon

Romans 5:12 Adv
GRK: Διὰ τοῦτο ὥσπερ δι' ἑνὸς
NAS: Therefore, just as through one
KJV: Wherefore, as by one
INT: because of this as by one

Romans 5:19 Adv
GRK: ὥσπερ γὰρ διὰ
KJV: For as by one
INT: for as indeed by

Romans 5:21 Adv
GRK: ἵνα ὥσπερ ἐβασίλευσεν ἡ
KJV: That as sin hath reigned
INT: that as reigned the

Romans 6:4 Adv
GRK: θάνατον ἵνα ὥσπερ ἠγέρθη Χριστὸς
KJV: that like as Christ
INT: death that as was raised up Christ

Romans 6:19 Adv
GRK: σαρκὸς ὑμῶν ὥσπερ γὰρ παρεστήσατε
NAS: of your flesh. For just as you presented
KJV: flesh: for as ye have yielded your
INT: flesh of you for as indeed you yielded

Romans 11:30 Adv
GRK: ὥσπερ γὰρ ὑμεῖς
NAS: For just as you once were disobedient
KJV: For as ye in times past
INT: just as indeed you

1 Corinthians 8:5 Adv
GRK: ἐπὶ γῆς ὥσπερ εἰσὶν θεοὶ
NAS: on earth, as indeed there are many
KJV: in earth, (as there be gods
INT: on earth as there are gods

1 Corinthians 10:7 Adv
GRK: τινες αὐτῶν ὥσπερ γέγραπται Ἐκάθισεν
INT: some of them as it has been written Sat down

36 Occurrences

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