1417. duo
Strong's Concordance
duo: two
Original Word: δύο
Part of Speech: Adjective; Indeclinable Numeral (Adjective)
Transliteration: duo
Phonetic Spelling: (doo'-o)
Definition: two
Usage: two.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a primary number
NASB Translation
both (1), forty-two* (2), pairs (2), twenty (1), two (124), two men (3).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1417: δύο

δύο, genitive indeclinable δύο (as in Epic, and occasionally in Herodotus, Thucydides, Xenophon, Polybius, others for δυοιν, more common in Attic (see Rutherford, New Phryn., p. 289f)); dative δυσί, δυσίν (δυσί in Matthew 6:24; Luke 16:13; Acts 21:33 (Tr δυσίν), δυσίν in Matthew 22:40; Mark 16:12; Luke 12:52 (R G δυσί; Acts 12:6 (R G L δυσί); Hebrews 10:28; Revelation 11:3 (R G δυσί); cf. Tdf. Proleg., p. 98; WHs Appendix, p. 147) — a form not found in the older and better writings, met with in Hippocrates, Aristotle, Theophrastus, frequent from Polybius on, for the Attic δυοιν); accusative δύο (cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 210; Alexander Buttmann (1873) Ausf. Spr. i., p. 276f; Winers Grammar, § 9, 2 b.; Passow, i., p. 729); two: absolutely, οὐκ ἔτι εἰσί δύο, ἀλλά σάρξ μία, Matthew 19:6; Mark 10:8; δύο τρεῖς, Matthew 18:20; 1 Corinthians 14:29; τρεῖς ἐπί δυσί καί δύο ἐπί τρισί, Luke 12:52; ἀνά and κατά δύο, two by two (Winers Grammar, 398 (372); 401 (374); Buttmann, 30 (26)), Luke 9:3 (WH omits; Tr brackets ἀνά); (WH ἀνά δύο (δύο); cf. Acta Philip. § 36, Tdf. edition, p. 92); John 2:6 (apiece); 1 Corinthians 14:27; δύο δύο, two and two, Mark 6:7 (so, after the Hebrew, in Genesis 6:19, 20; but the phrase is not altogether foreign even to the Greek poets, as Aesehyl. Pers. 981 μύρια μύρια for κατά μυριάδας, cf. Winer's Grammar, 249 (234) (cf. 39 (38))); neuter εἰς δύο into two parts, Matthew 27:51; Mark 15:38; with the genitive δύο τῶν μαθητῶν (αὐτοῦ), Mark 11:1; Mark 14:13; Luke 19:29; (Matthew 11:2 R G); τῶν οἰκετῶν, Acts 10:7. δύο ἐξ αὐτῶν, Luke 24:13 (cf. Alexander Buttmann (1873) 158 (138); Winer's 203 (191)). with a noun or pronoun: δύο δαιμονιζόμενοι, Matthew 8:28. δύο μάχαιραι, Luke 22:38; ἐπί στόματος δύο μαρτύρων, Matthew 18:16; 2 Corinthians 13:1; δυσί κυρίοις, Matthew 6:24; Luke 16:13; εἶδε δύο ἀδελφούς, Matthew 4:18; preceded by the article, οἱ δύο, the two, the twain: Matthew 19:5; Mark 10:8; 1 Corinthians 6:16; Ephesians 5:31; τούς δύο, Ephesians 2:15; αἱ (Rec. only) δύο διαθῆκαι, Galatians 4:24; οὗτοι (Lachmann brackets οὗτοι) οἱ δύο υἱοί μου, Matthew 20:21; περί τῶν δύο ἀδελφῶν, Matthew 20:24; ἐν ταύταις ταῖς δυσίν ἐντολαῖς, Matthew 22:40; τούς δύο ἰχθύας, Matthew 14:19; Mark 6:41; Luke 9:16; δύο δηνάρια, Luke 10:35.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
both, twain, two.

A primary numeral; "two" -- both, twain, two.

Forms and Transliterations
δυείν δυο δυό δύο δυσι δυσί δυσὶ δυσιν δυσίν δυσὶν τρεῖς duo dusi dusin dyo dýo dysi dysí dysì dysin dysín dysìn treis treîs
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 4:18 Adj
GRK: Γαλιλαίας εἶδεν δύο ἀδελφούς Σίμωνα
NAS: of Galilee, He saw two brothers, Simon
KJV: of Galilee, saw two brethren, Simon
INT: of Galilee he saw two brothers Simon

Matthew 4:21 Adj
GRK: εἶδεν ἄλλους δύο ἀδελφούς Ἰάκωβον
NAS: He saw two other
KJV: he saw other two brethren, James
INT: he saw others two brothers James

Matthew 5:41 Adj
GRK: μετ' αὐτοῦ δύο
NAS: mile, go with him two.
KJV: with him twain.
INT: with him two

Matthew 6:24 Adj-DMP
GRK: Οὐδεὶς δύναται δυσὶ κυρίοις δουλεύειν
NAS: can serve two masters; for either
KJV: can serve two masters: for
INT: No one is able two masters to serve

Matthew 8:28 Adj
GRK: ὑπήντησαν αὐτῷ δύο δαιμονιζόμενοι ἐκ
NAS: of the Gadarenes, two men who were demon-possessed
KJV: him two possessed with devils,
INT: met him two possessed by demons out of

Matthew 9:27 Adj
GRK: ἠκολούθησαν αὐτῷ δύο τυφλοὶ κράζοντες
NAS: on from there, two blind men
KJV: thence, two blind men
INT: followed him two blind [men] crying

Matthew 10:10 Adj
GRK: ὁδὸν μηδὲ δύο χιτῶνας μηδὲ
NAS: or even two coats, or
KJV: neither two coats,
INT: [the] way nor two tunics nor

Matthew 10:29 Adj
GRK: οὐχὶ δύο στρουθία ἀσσαρίου
NAS: Are not two sparrows sold
KJV: Are not two sparrows sold
INT: Not two sparrows for an assarion

Matthew 14:17 Adj
GRK: ἄρτους καὶ δύο ἰχθύας
NAS: five loaves and two fish.
KJV: loaves, and two fishes.
INT: loaves and two fish

Matthew 14:19 Adj
GRK: καὶ τοὺς δύο ἰχθύας ἀναβλέψας
NAS: loaves and the two fish,
KJV: and the two fishes,
INT: and the two fish having looked up

Matthew 18:8 Adj
GRK: χωλόν ἢ δύο χεῖρας ἢ
NAS: than to have two hands or
KJV: rather than having two hands or
INT: lame [rather] than two hands or

Matthew 18:8 Adj
GRK: χεῖρας ἢ δύο πόδας ἔχοντα
NAS: hands or two feet and be cast
KJV: hands or two feet to be cast
INT: hands or two feet having

Matthew 18:9 Adj
GRK: εἰσελθεῖν ἢ δύο ὀφθαλμοὺς ἔχοντα
NAS: than to have two eyes and be cast
KJV: rather than having two eyes to be cast
INT: to enter [rather] than two eyes having

Matthew 18:16 Adj
GRK: ἕνα ἢ δύο ἵνα ἐπὶ
NAS: one or two more with you, so
KJV: one or two more, that
INT: one or two that upon

Matthew 18:16 Adj
GRK: ἐπὶ στόματος δύο μαρτύρων ἢ
KJV: in the mouth of two or three
INT: upon [the] testimony of two witnesses or

Matthew 18:19 Adj
GRK: ὅτι ἐὰν δύο συμφωνήσωσιν ἐξ
NAS: to you, that if two of you agree
KJV: That if two of you shall agree
INT: that if two might agree of

Matthew 18:20 Adj
GRK: γάρ εἰσιν δύο ἢ τρεῖς
NAS: For where two or three
KJV: For where two or three
INT: indeed are two or three

Matthew 19:5 Adj
GRK: ἔσονται οἱ δύο εἰς σάρκα
KJV: wife: and they twain shall be one
INT: will become the two for flesh

Matthew 19:6 Adj
GRK: οὐκέτι εἰσὶν δύο ἀλλὰ σὰρξ
NAS: they are no longer two, but one
KJV: they are no more twain, but one
INT: no longer are they two but flesh

Matthew 20:21 Adj
GRK: οὗτοι οἱ δύο υἱοί μου
NAS: these two sons
KJV: these my two sons may sit,
INT: these two sons of me

Matthew 20:24 Adj
GRK: περὶ τῶν δύο ἀδελφῶν
NAS: became indignant with the two brothers.
KJV: against the two brethren.
INT: about the two brothers

Matthew 20:30 Adj
GRK: καὶ ἰδοὺ δύο τυφλοὶ καθήμενοι
NAS: And two blind men sitting
KJV: And, behold, two blind men sitting
INT: And behold two blind [men] sitting

Matthew 21:1 Adj
GRK: Ἰησοῦς ἀπέστειλεν δύο μαθητὰς
NAS: Jesus sent two disciples,
KJV: sent Jesus two disciples,
INT: Jesus sent two disciples

Matthew 21:28 Adj
GRK: εἶχεν τέκνα δύο καὶ προσελθὼν
NAS: A man had two sons, and he came
KJV: A [certain] man had two sons; and
INT: had sons two and having come

Matthew 21:31 Adj
GRK: ἐκ τῶν δύο ἐποίησεν τὸ
NAS: Which of the two did the will
KJV: Whether of them twain did the will
INT: of the two did the

Strong's Greek 1417
137 Occurrences

δύο — 128 Occ.
δυσὶ — 3 Occ.
δυσὶν — 6 Occ.

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