Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God

αἶνος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
αἶνος, ου, ὁ
Greek transliteration: 
ainos
Simplified transliteration: 
ainos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
136
GK Number: 
142
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-2a
Gloss: 
praise
Definition: 
praise, Mt. 21:16; Lk. 18:43*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 21:16 and they said to him, “Do you hear what they are saying?” “Yes,” replied Jesus, “but have you never read, ‘Out of the mouth of infants and nursing babies you have brought forth praise’?” (ainon | αἶνον | acc sg masc)
Luke 18:43 And immediately he could see again, and began to follow Jesus, giving glory to God. And all the people, when they saw this, gave praise (ainon | αἶνον | acc sg masc) to God.