2478. ischuros
Strong's Concordance
ischuros: strong, mighty
Original Word: ἰσχυρός, ά, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: ischuros
Phonetic Spelling: (is-khoo-ros')
Definition: strong, mighty
Usage: strong (originally and generally of physical strength); mighty, powerful, vehement, sure.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 2478 isxyrós (an adjective, derived from 2479/isxys, "engaging, combative strength") – mighty, strong. For the believer, 2478 (isxyrós) is God's power "standing by" – ready to unleash itself to bring about His preferred-will, through faith (cf. 2307 /thélēma, 4102 /pístis). This engaging strength is always and immediately available from the Lord, which accomplishes His assignments (cf. 1 Jn 5:4). See 2479 (isxys).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from ischuó
strong, mighty
NASB Translation
loud (1), mightier (3), mighty (3), mighty men (1), severe (1), strong (13), strong man (1), strong man's (1), strong man's (1), stronger (3).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2478: ἰσχυρός

ἰσχυρός, ἰσχυρά, ἰσχυρόν (ἰσχύω) (from Aeschylus down), the Sept. mostly for אֵל, גִּבּור, חָזָק, עָצוּם, and Chaldean תַּקִּיף; strong, mighty;

a. of living beings: strong either in body or in mind, Matthew 12:29; Mark 3:27; Luke 11:21; Revelation 5:2; Revelation 10:1; Revelation 18:21; ἐν πολέμῳ, mighty i. e. valiant, Hebrews 11:34, cf. Revelation 19:18; of one who has strength of soul to sustain the assaults of Satan, 1 John 2:14; universally strong, and therefore exhibiting many excellences, 1 Corinthians 4:10 (opposed to ἀσθενής); comparitive, Matthew 3:11; Mark 1:7; Luke 3:16; mighty, — of God, 1 Corinthians 1:25; Revelation 18:8 (Deuteronomy 10:17; 2 Macc. 1:24, etc.); of Christ raised to the right hand of God, 1 Corinthians 10:22; of those who wield great influence among men by their rank, authority, riches, etc., τά ἰσχυρά equivalent to τούς ἰσχυρούς (on the neuter cf. Winer's Grammar, § 27, 5), 1 Corinthians 1:27 (οἱ ἰσχυροί τῆς γῆς, 2 Kings 24:15); joined with πλούσιοι, Revelation 6:15 (Rec. οἱ δυνατοί).

b. of inanimate things: strong equivalent to violent, ἄνεμος, Matthew 14:30 (T WH omit ἰσχυρόν); forcibly uttered, φωνή, Revelation 18:2 (Rec. μεγάλη) (Exodus 19:19); κραυγή, Hebrews 5:7; βρονταί, Revelation 19:6; λιμός, great, Luke 15:14; ἐπιστολαί (stern (forcible)), 2 Corinthians 10:10; strong equivalent to firm, sure, παράκλησις, Hebrews 6:18; fitted to withstand a forcible assault, πόλις, well fortified, Revelation 18:10 (τεῖχος, 1 Macc. 1:33; Xenophon, Cyril 7, 5, 7; πύργος, Judges 9:51). (Cf. δύναμις, at the end.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
boisterous, mighty, powerful, strong

From ischus; forcible (literally or figuratively) -- boisterous, mighty(-ier), powerful, strong(-er, man), valiant.

see GREEK ischus

Forms and Transliterations
ισχυρα ισχυρά ἰσχυρά ἰσχυρὰ ἰσχυρᾷ ισχυραι ισχυραί ἰσχυραί ισχυραν ισχυράν ἰσχυρὰν ισχυρας ισχυράς ἰσχυρᾶς ισχυροι ισχυροί ίσχυροι ἰσχυροί ἰσχυροὶ ισχυρον ισχυρόν ἰσχυρόν ἰσχυρὸν ισχυρος ισχυρός ἰσχυρὸς ισχυρότερα ισχυρότερά ισχυρότεραι ισχυροτεροι ισχυρότεροι ἰσχυρότεροι ισχυροτερον ισχυρότερον ἰσχυρότερον ισχυροτερος ισχυρότερος ισχυρότερός ἰσχυρότερος ἰσχυρότερός ισχυροτέρους ισχυρου ισχυρού ἰσχυροῦ ισχυρούς ισχυρώ ισχυρων ισχυρών ἰσχυρῶν ισχυρώς ισχύρωσαν ischura ischurai ischuran ischuras ischuroi ischuron ischurōn ischuros ischuroteroi ischuroteron ischuroteros ischurou ischyra ischyrá ischyrà ischyrai ischyraí ischyrā̂i ischyran ischyràn ischyras ischyrâs ischyroi ischyroí ischyroì ischyron ischyrón ischyròn ischyrôn ischyrōn ischyrō̂n ischyros ischyròs ischyroteroi ischyróteroi ischyroteron ischyróteron ischyroteros ischyróteros ischyróterós ischyrou ischyroû
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 3:11 Adj-NMS-C
GRK: μου ἐρχόμενος ἰσχυρότερός μου ἐστίν
NAS: after me is mightier than I, and I am
KJV: me is mightier than I, whose
INT: me coming mightier than I is he

Matthew 12:29 Adj-GMS
GRK: οἰκίαν τοῦ ἰσχυροῦ καὶ τὰ
NAS: anyone enter the strong man's house
KJV: enter into a strong man's house, and
INT: house of the strong [man] and the

Matthew 12:29 Adj-AMS
GRK: δήσῃ τὸν ἰσχυρόν καὶ τότε
NAS: the strong man's house
KJV: he first bind the strong man? and then
INT: he bind the strong [man] and then

Matthew 14:30 Adj-AMS
GRK: τὸν ἄνεμον ἰσχυρὸν ἐφοβήθη καὶ
INT: the wind boisterous he was afraid and

Mark 1:7 Adj-NMS-C
GRK: Ἔρχεται ὁ ἰσχυρότερός μου ὀπίσω
NAS: me One is coming who is mightier than I, and I am
KJV: There cometh one mightier than I
INT: He comes who [is] mightier than I after

Mark 3:27 Adj-GMS
GRK: οἰκίαν τοῦ ἰσχυροῦ εἰσελθὼν τὰ
NAS: can enter the strong man's house
KJV: into a strong man's house,
INT: house of the strong man having entered the

Mark 3:27 Adj-AMS
GRK: πρῶτον τὸν ἰσχυρὸν δήσῃ καὶ
NAS: the strong man's house
KJV: first bind the strong man; and then
INT: first the strong man he binds and

Luke 3:16 Adj-NMS-C
GRK: δὲ ὁ ἰσχυρότερός μου οὗ
NAS: but One is coming who is mightier than I, and I am
KJV: but one mightier than I
INT: moreover who [is] mightier than I of whom

Luke 11:21 Adj-NMS
GRK: ὅταν ὁ ἰσχυρὸς καθωπλισμένος φυλάσσῃ
NAS: When a strong [man], fully armed,
KJV: When a strong man armed keepeth
INT: When the strong [man] being armed might keep

Luke 11:22 Adj-NMS-C
GRK: ἐπὰν δὲ ἰσχυρότερος αὐτοῦ ἐπελθὼν
NAS: But when someone stronger than he attacks
KJV: when a stronger than he
INT: when however [one] stronger than he having come upon [him]

Luke 15:14 Adj-NFS
GRK: ἐγένετο λιμὸς ἰσχυρὰ κατὰ τὴν
NAS: everything, a severe famine
KJV: all, there arose a mighty famine in
INT: there arose a famine severe throughout the

1 Corinthians 1:25 Adj-NNS-C
GRK: τοῦ θεοῦ ἰσχυρότερον τῶν ἀνθρώπων
NAS: of God is stronger than men.
KJV: of God is stronger than men.
INT: of God stronger than men

1 Corinthians 1:27 Adj-ANP
GRK: καταισχύνῃ τὰ ἰσχυρά
NAS: to shame the things which are strong,
KJV: confound the things which are mighty;
INT: he might put to shame the strong things

1 Corinthians 4:10 Adj-NMP
GRK: ὑμεῖς δὲ ἰσχυροί ὑμεῖς ἔνδοξοι
NAS: we are weak, but you are strong; you are distinguished,
KJV: ye [are] strong; ye
INT: you however strong you honored

1 Corinthians 10:22 Adj-NMP-C
GRK: κύριον μὴ ἰσχυρότεροι αὐτοῦ ἐσμέν
NAS: to jealousy? We are not stronger than He, are we?
INT: Lord not stronger than he are we

2 Corinthians 10:10 Adj-NFP
GRK: βαρεῖαι καὶ ἰσχυραί ἡ δὲ
NAS: are weighty and strong, but his personal
KJV: and powerful; but
INT: [are] weighty and strong but

Hebrews 5:7 Adj-GFS
GRK: μετὰ κραυγῆς ἰσχυρᾶς καὶ δακρύων
NAS: and supplications with loud crying
KJV: supplications with strong crying and
INT: with crying strong and tears

Hebrews 6:18 Adj-AFS
GRK: τὸν θεόν ἰσχυρὰν παράκλησιν ἔχωμεν
NAS: would have strong encouragement
KJV: we might have a strong consolation,
INT: [for] God strong encouragement we might have

Hebrews 11:34 Adj-NMP
GRK: ἀσθενείας ἐγενήθησαν ἰσχυροὶ ἐν πολέμῳ
NAS: became mighty in war,
KJV: waxed valiant in
INT: weakness became mighty in war

1 John 2:14 Adj-NMP
GRK: νεανίσκοι ὅτι ἰσχυροί ἐστε καὶ
NAS: because you are strong, and the word
KJV: because ye are strong, and the word
INT: young men because strong you are and

Revelation 5:2 Adj-AMS
GRK: εἶδον ἄγγελον ἰσχυρὸν κηρύσσοντα ἐν
NAS: And I saw a strong angel proclaiming
KJV: And I saw a strong angel proclaiming
INT: I saw an angel strong proclaiming in

Revelation 6:15 Adj-NMP
GRK: καὶ οἱ ἰσχυροὶ καὶ πᾶς
NAS: and the rich and the strong and every
INT: and the powerful and every

Revelation 10:1 Adj-AMS
GRK: ἄλλον ἄγγελον ἰσχυρὸν καταβαίνοντα ἐκ
NAS: I saw another strong angel coming down
KJV: I saw another mighty angel come down
INT: another angel strong coming down out of

Revelation 18:2 Adj-DFS
GRK: ἔκραξεν ἐν ἰσχυρᾷ φωνῇ λέγων
NAS: And he cried out with a mighty voice,
INT: he cried with mighty voice saying

Revelation 18:8 Adj-NMS
GRK: κατακαυθήσεται ὅτι ἰσχυρὸς Κύριος ὁ
NAS: God who judges her is strong.
KJV: fire: for strong [is] the Lord God
INT: she will be burned for mighty [is the] Lord

Strong's Greek 2478
29 Occurrences

ἰσχυρὰ — 4 Occ.
ἰσχυραί — 1 Occ.
ἰσχυρὰν — 1 Occ.
ἰσχυρᾶς — 1 Occ.
ἰσχυρῶν — 2 Occ.
ἰσχυροί — 4 Occ.
ἰσχυρόν — 5 Occ.
ἰσχυρὸς — 3 Occ.
ἰσχυρότεροι — 1 Occ.
ἰσχυρότερον — 1 Occ.
ἰσχυρότερός — 4 Occ.
ἰσχυροῦ — 2 Occ.

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