3317. mesonuktion
Strong's Concordance
mesonuktion: at midnight
Original Word: μεσονύκτιον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: mesonuktion
Phonetic Spelling: (mes-on-ook'-tee-on)
Definition: at midnight
Usage: midnight, the middle of the period between sunset and sunrise.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from mesonuktios (at midnight); from mesos and nux
at midnight
NASB Translation
midnight (4).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3317: μεσονύκτιον

μεσονύκτιον, μεσονυκτίου, τό (neuter of the adjective μεσονύκτιος in Pindar, et al., from μέσος and νύξ, νυκτός), midnight: μεσονυκτίου, at midnight (Winers Grammar, § 30, 11; Buttmann, § 132, 26), Mark 13:35 (here T Tr WH accusative; cf. Winers Grammar, 230 (215f); Buttmann, § 131, 11); Luke 11:5; κατά τό μεσονύκτιον, about midnight, Acts 16:25; μέχρι μεσονυκτίου, until midnight, Acts 20:7. (The Sept.; Hippocrates, Aristotle, Diodorus, Strabo, Lucian, Plutarch; cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 53 (Winer's Grammar, p. 23 c.).)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Neuter of compound of mesos and nux; midnight (especially as a watch) -- midnight.

see GREEK mesos

see GREEK nux

Forms and Transliterations
μεσονυκτιον μεσονύκτιον μεσονυκτιου μεσονυκτίου μεσονυκτίω μεσοπόρφυρα μεσοπορφύρου mesonuktion mesonuktiou mesonyktion mesonýktion mesonyktiou mesonyktíou
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Englishman's Concordance
Mark 13:35 N-ANS
GRK: ὀψὲ ἢ μεσονύκτιον ἢ ἀλεκτοροφωνίας
NAS: in the evening, at midnight, or
KJV: or at midnight, or
INT: at evening or at midnight or when the rooster crows

Luke 11:5 N-GNS
GRK: πρὸς αὐτὸν μεσονυκτίου καὶ εἴπῃ
NAS: and goes to him at midnight and says
KJV: unto him at midnight, and say
INT: to him at midnight and say

Acts 16:25 N-ANS
GRK: δὲ τὸ μεσονύκτιον Παῦλος καὶ
NAS: But about midnight Paul and Silas
KJV: And at midnight Paul and
INT: moreover midnight Paul and

Acts 20:7 N-GNS
GRK: λόγον μέχρι μεσονυκτίου
NAS: his message until midnight.
KJV: his speech until midnight.
INT: talk until midnight

Strong's Greek 3317
4 Occurrences

μεσονύκτιον — 2 Occ.
μεσονυκτίου — 2 Occ.

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