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ἀσθένεια

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀσθένεια, -ας, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
astheneia
Simplified transliteration: 
astheneia
Numbers
Strong's number: 
769
GK Number: 
819
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
24
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1a
Gloss: 
weakness, illness, infirmity
Definition: 
want of strength, weakness, feebleness, 1 Cor. 15:43; bodily infirmity, state of ill health, sickness, Mt. 8:17; Lk. 5:15; met. infirmity, frailty, imperfection, intellectual and moral, Rom. 6:19; 1 Cor. 2:3; Heb. 5:2; 7:28; suffering, affliction, distress, calamity, Rom. 8:26

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 8:17 In this way what was spoken by Isaiah the prophet was fulfilled: “He took our illnesses (astheneias | ἀσθενείας | acc pl fem) and carried our diseases.”
Luke 5:15 Then the word about him spread even more, and large crowds would come together to hear him and to be healed of their diseases (astheneiōn | ἀσθενειῶν | gen pl fem).
Luke 8:2 as well as certain women who had been healed from evil spirits and diseases (astheneiōn | ἀσθενειῶν | gen pl fem) (Mary who is called Magdalene, from whom seven demons had gone out,
Luke 13:11 and there was a woman there who had had a spirit of weakness (astheneias | ἀσθενείας | gen sg fem) for eighteen years. She was bent over and not able to straighten up at all.
Luke 13:12 Seeing her, Jesus called out and said to her, “Woman you are released from your weakness.” (astheneias | ἀσθενείας | gen sg fem)
John 5:5 One man who was there had been an invalid (astheneia | ἀσθενείᾳ | dat sg fem) for thirty-eight years.
John 11:4 But when Jesus heard this, he said, “This illness (astheneia | ἀσθένεια | nom sg fem) will not lead to death, but is for the glory of God, that the Son of God may be glorified through it.”
Acts 28:9 And when this happened, the rest of the people on the island who had diseases (astheneias | ἀσθενείας | acc pl fem) also came and were cured.
Romans 6:19 (I am speaking in human terms because of your natural limitations.) (astheneian | ἀσθένειαν | acc sg fem) For just as you presented your members as slaves to impurity and to lawlessness leading to more lawlessness, so now present your members as slaves to righteousness, leading to sanctification.
Romans 8:26 In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness (astheneia | ἀσθενείᾳ | dat sg fem); for we do not know how to pray as we ought, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groanings too deep for words.
1 Corinthians 2:3 So I came to you in weakness (astheneia | ἀσθενείᾳ | dat sg fem) and fear, and with much trembling.
1 Corinthians 15:43 It is sown in humiliation, it is raised in glory; it is sown in weakness (astheneia | ἀσθενείᾳ | dat sg fem), it is raised in power;
2 Corinthians 11:30 If there must be boasting, I will boast of the things that display my weakness (astheneias | ἀσθενείας | gen sg fem).
2 Corinthians 12:5 On behalf of this man I will boast, but on my own behalf I will not boast, except in my weakness (astheneiais | ἀσθενείαις | dat pl fem).
2 Corinthians 12:9 But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is fulfilled in weakness.” (astheneia | ἀσθενείᾳ | dat sg fem) Therefore I will most gladly boast in my weaknesses (astheneiais | ἀσθενείαις | dat pl fem), in order that the power of Christ may dwell in me.
2 Corinthians 12:10 For this reason I am content with weaknesses (astheneiais | ἀσθενείαις | dat pl fem), with insults, with hardships, with persecutions and difficulties for the sake of Christ; for whenever I am weak, then I am strong.
2 Corinthians 13:4 For indeed he was crucified in weakness (astheneias | ἀσθενείας | gen sg fem), but he lives by the power of God. For indeed we are weak in him, but we will live with him by the power of God toward you.
Galatians 4:13 You know that it was due to a physical infirmity (astheneian | ἀσθένειαν | acc sg fem) that I preached the gospel to you at first;
1 Timothy 5:23 (No longer drink only water, but use a little wine, on account of your stomach and your frequent illnesses.) (astheneias | ἀσθενείας | acc pl fem)
Hebrews 4:15 For we do not have a high priest who is unable to feel our weaknesses (astheneiais | ἀσθενείαις | dat pl fem), but one who has been tempted in every way just as we are — yet without sin.
Hebrews 5:2 He is able to deal compassionately with the ignorant and going astray, since he too is subject to weakness (astheneian | ἀσθένειαν | acc sg fem).
Hebrews 7:28 For the law appoints men as high priests who have weaknesses (astheneian | ἀσθένειαν | acc sg fem), but the word of the oath, which came later than the law, appoints the Son who has been made perfect forever.
Hebrews 11:34 extinguished raging flames, escaped the edge of the sword; who after weakness (astheneias | ἀσθενείας | gen sg fem) were made strong, who became mighty in war and put foreign armies to flight.