2589. kardiognóstés
Strong's Concordance
kardiognóstés: knower of hearts
Original Word: καρδιογνώστης, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: kardiognóstés
Phonetic Spelling: (kar-dee-og-noce'-tace)
Definition: knower of hearts
Usage: a knower of the inner life (character, hearts).
HELPS Word-studies

2589 kardiognṓstēs (from 2588 /kardía, "heart" and 1097ginōskō, "experientially know") – properly, heart-knower. 2589 /kardiognṓstēs ("the heart-discerner") is used only of God (Ac 1:24, 15:8) – the one who knows all the inner workings of every person's heart, i.e. all their moral preferences (convictions). Accordingly, God hears "the prayer of our prayers" as He discerns our inner heart-preferences.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kardia and gnóstés
knower of hearts
NASB Translation
who know (1), who know the hearts (1), who knows (1), who knows the heart (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2589: καρδιογνώστης

καρδιογνώστης, καρδιογνωστου, (καρδία, γνώστης), knower of hearts: Acts 1:24; Acts 15:8. (Ecclesiastical writings (Winer's Grammar, 100 (94)).)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
which knows the hearts.

From kardia and ginosko; a heart-knower -- which knowest the hearts.

see GREEK kardia

see GREEK ginosko

Forms and Transliterations
εκαρδίωσας εκαρπίσαντο καρδιογνωστα καρδιογνώστα καρδιογνῶστα καρδιογνωστης καρδιογνώστης καρπασίνοις κάρπιμον καρπόβρωτόν καρωθώσι kardiognosta kardiognôsta kardiognōsta kardiognō̂sta kardiognostes kardiognōstēs kardiognṓstes kardiognṓstēs
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 1:24 N-VMS
GRK: Σὺ κύριε καρδιογνῶστα πάντων ἀνάδειξον
NAS: You, Lord, who know the hearts of all men,
KJV: Lord, which knowest the hearts of all
INT: You Lord knower of the hearts of all show

Acts 15:8 N-NMS
GRK: καὶ ὁ καρδιογνώστης θεὸς ἐμαρτύρησεν
NAS: And God, who knows the heart, testified
KJV: God, which knoweth the hearts, bare them
INT: And the heart-knowing God bore witness

Strong's Greek 2589
2 Occurrences

καρδιογνῶστα — 1 Occ.
καρδιογνώστης — 1 Occ.

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