254. halusis
Strong's Concordance
halusis: a chain
Original Word: ἅλυσις, εως, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: halusis
Phonetic Spelling: (hal'-oo-sis)
Definition: a chain
Usage: a (light) chain, bond.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
a chain
NASB Translation
chain (3), chains (8).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 254: ἅλυσις

ἅλυσις, or as it is commonly written ἅλυσις (see WH's Appendix, p. 144), (εως, (from the alpha privative and λύω, because a chain is ἄλυτος, i. e., not to be loosed (others from the root val, and allied with εἱλέω, to restrain, ἁλίζω, to collect, crowd; Curtius, § 660; Vanicek, p. 898)), a chain, bond, by which the body, or any part of it (the hands, feet), is bound: Mark 5:3; Acts 21:33; Acts 28:20; Revelation 20:1; ἐν ἁλύσει in chains, a prisoner, Ephesians 6:20; οὐκ ἐπαισχυνθῇ τήν ἁλύσειν μου he was not ashamed of my bonds, i. e., did not desert me because I was a prisoner, 2 Timothy 1:16. specifically used of a manacle or handcuff, the chain by which the hands are bound together (yet cf. Meyer on Mark as below; per contra especially Lightfoot on Philippians, p. 8): Mark 5:4; (Luke 8:29); Acts 12:6f (From Herodotus down.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
bonds, chain.

Of uncertain derivation; a fetter or manacle -- bonds, chain.

Forms and Transliterations
αλυσει αλύσει ἁλύσει αλυσεις αλύσεις ἁλύσεις αλυσεσι αλύσεσι ἁλύσεσι αλύσεσιν ἁλύσεσιν αλυσιν άλυσιν άλυσίν ἅλυσιν ἅλυσίν alusei aluseis alusesi alusesin alusin halysei halýsei halyseis halýseis halysesi halýsesi halysesin halýsesin halysin hálysin hálysín
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Englishman's Concordance
Mark 5:3 N-DFS
GRK: καὶ οὐδὲ ἁλύσει οὐκέτι οὐδεὶς
NAS: him anymore, even with a chain;
KJV: him, no, not with chains:
INT: and not even with chains no longer anyone

Mark 5:4 N-DFP
GRK: πέδαις καὶ ἁλύσεσιν δεδέσθαι καὶ
NAS: with shackles and chains, and the chains
KJV: and chains, and
INT: with shackles and chains had been bound and

Mark 5:4 N-AFP
GRK: αὐτοῦ τὰς ἁλύσεις καὶ τὰς
NAS: and chains, and the chains had been torn apart
KJV: and the chains had been plucked asunder
INT: him the chains and the

Luke 8:29 N-DFP
GRK: καὶ ἐδεσμεύετο ἁλύσεσιν καὶ πέδαις
NAS: and he was bound with chains and shackles
KJV: bound with chains and
INT: and he was bound with chains and shackles

Acts 12:6 N-DFP
GRK: στρατιωτῶν δεδεμένος ἁλύσεσιν δυσίν φύλακές
NAS: with two chains, and guards
KJV: bound with two chains: and the keepers
INT: soldiers bound with chains two guards

Acts 12:7 N-NFP
GRK: αὐτοῦ αἱ ἁλύσεις ἐκ τῶν
NAS: up quickly. And his chains fell off
KJV: And his chains fell off from
INT: of him the chains from the

Acts 21:33 N-DFP
GRK: ἐκέλευσεν δεθῆναι ἁλύσεσι δυσί καὶ
NAS: with two chains; and he [began] asking
KJV: two chains; and
INT: commanded [him] to be bound with chains two and

Acts 28:20 N-AFS
GRK: Ἰσραὴλ τὴν ἅλυσιν ταύτην περίκειμαι
NAS: this chain for the sake
KJV: I am bound with this chain.
INT: of Israel the chain this I have around [me]

Ephesians 6:20 N-DFS
GRK: πρεσβεύω ἐν ἁλύσει ἵνα ἐν
NAS: I am an ambassador in chains; that in [proclaiming] it I may speak boldly,
KJV: in bonds: that
INT: I am an ambassador in a chain that in

2 Timothy 1:16 N-AFS
GRK: καὶ τὴν ἅλυσίν μου οὐκ
NAS: me and was not ashamed of my chains;
KJV: ashamed of my chain:
INT: and the chain of me not

Revelation 20:1 N-AFS
GRK: ἀβύσσου καὶ ἅλυσιν μεγάλην ἐπὶ
NAS: and a great chain in his hand.
KJV: and a great chain in his
INT: abyss and a chain great in

Strong's Greek 254
11 Occurrences

ἁλύσει — 2 Occ.
ἁλύσεις — 2 Occ.
ἁλύσεσι — 1 Occ.
ἁλύσεσιν — 3 Occ.
ἅλυσιν — 3 Occ.

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