nux: night, by nightOriginal Word: νύξ, νυκτός, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (noox)
Short Definition: the night, night-time
Definition: the night, night-time.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. word
night, by night
evening (1), midnight* (2), night (55), night night (1), nights (3).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 3571: νύξ
νύξ, genitive νυκτός, ἡ (from a root meaning 'to disappear'; cf. Latinnox, German nacht, English night; Curtius, § 94) (the Sept. for לַיִל and לַיְלָה) (from Homer down), night: Mark 6:48; Acts 16:33; Acts 23:23; John 13:30; Revelation 21:25; Revelation 22:5; ἵνα ἡ νύξ μή φοαινη τό τρίτον αὐτῆς, i. e. that the night should want a third part of the light which the moon and the stars give it, Revelation 8:12 (others understand this of the want of the light etc. for a third part of the night's duration); genitive νυκτός, by night (Winers Grammar, § 30, 11; Buttmann, § 132, 26), Matthew 2:14; Matthew 28:13; Luke 2:8 (but note here the article; some make τῆς νυκτός depend on φυλακάς); John 3:2; Acts 9:25; 1 Thessalonians 5:7; νυκτός καί ἡμέρας, Mark 5:5; 1 Thessalonians 2:9; 1 Thessalonians 3:10; 1 Timothy 5:5 (where see Ellicott on the order); ἡμέρας καί νυκτός, Luke 18:7; Acts 9:24; Revelation 4:8; Revelation 7:15; Revelation 12:10, etc.; μέσης νυκτός, at midnight, Matthew 25:6; in answer to the question when: ταύτῃ τῇ νυκτί, this night, Luke 12:20; Luke 17:34; Acts 27:23; τῇ νυκτί ἐκείνῃ, Acts 12:6; τῇ ἐπιούσῃ νυκτί, Acts 23:11; in answer to the question how long: νύκτα καί ἡμέραν, Luke 2:37; Acts 20:31; Acts 26:7; differently in Mark 4:27 (night and day, namely, applying himself to what lie is here said to be doing); τάς νύκτας, during the nights, every night, Luke 21:37; νύκτας τεσσαράκοντα, Matthew 4:2; τρεῖς,
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancemidnight.
A primary word; "night" (literally or figuratively) -- (mid-)night.
Forms and Transliterationsνυκτα νύκτα νυκτας νύκτας νύκτες νυκτι νυκτί νυκτὶ νύκτί νυκτος νυκτός νυκτὸς νυκτών νυξ νύξ νὺξ νυξί νυξίν nukta nuktas nukti nuktos nux nykta nýkta nyktas nýktas nykti nyktí nyktì nyktos nyktós nyktòs nyx nýx nỳx
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 3571
νύκτα — 4 Occ.
νύκτας — 4 Occ.
νυκτὶ — 14 Occ.
νυκτὸς — 33 Occ.
νὺξ — 7 Occ.
Matthew 2:14 N-GFS
GRK: μητέρα αὐτοῦ νυκτὸς καὶ ἀνεχώρησεν
NAS: and His mother while it was still night, and left
KJV: his mother by night, and departed
INT: mother of him by night and withdrew