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ἀστραπή

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀστραπή, ῆς, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
astrapē
Simplified transliteration: 
astrape
Numbers
Strong's number: 
796
GK Number: 
847
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
9
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1b
Gloss: 
lightning; light, ray of light
Definition: 
lightning, Mt. 24:27; brightness, lustre, Lk. 11:36

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 24:27 For as the lightning (astrapē | ἀστραπή | nom sg fem) comes from the east and flashes to the west, so will the coming of the Son of Man be.
Matthew 28:3 His appearance was like lightning (astrapē | ἀστραπή | nom sg fem) and his clothing white as snow.
Luke 10:18 He said to them, “I saw Satan as he fell, like a bolt (astrapēn | ἀστραπήν | acc sg fem) of lightening from the sky.
Luke 11:36 If then your whole body is full of light, having no part of it dark, it will be wholly bright, as when a lamp gives you light with its rays.” (astrapē | ἀστραπῇ | dat sg fem)
Luke 17:24 For just as the lightning (astrapē | ἀστραπή | nom sg fem), when it flashes, lights up from one end of heaven to the other, so will be the Son of Man in his day.
Revelation 4:5 Out from the throne came flashes of lightning (astrapai | ἀστραπαί | nom pl fem), rumblings, and peals of thunder. Seven torches of fire, which are the seven spirits of God, were burning before the throne,
Revelation 8:5 Then the angel took the censer and filled it with fire from the altar and threw it down on the earth, and there were peals of thunder, rumblings, flashes of lightning (astrapai | ἀστραπαί | nom pl fem), and an earthquake.
Revelation 11:19 Then the temple of God, which is in heaven, was opened, and the ark of his covenant was seen within his temple; and there were flashes of lightning (astrapai | ἀστραπαί | nom pl fem), rumblings, peals of thunder, an earthquake, and heavy hail.
Revelation 16:18 There came flashes of lightning (astrapai | ἀστραπαί | nom pl fem), rumblings, peals of thunder, and a violent earthquake such as there had never been since man was on the earth, so violent was that earthquake.