Bill Mounce

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Ἠλίας

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
Ἠλίας, -ου, ὁ
Greek transliteration: 
ēlias
Simplified transliteration: 
elias
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2243
GK Number: 
2460
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
29
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1d
Gloss: 
Elijah, Yahweh is [my] God
Definition: 
Elijah, pr name, (1 Ki. 17-20), Mt. 11:14; 17:3f.; Mk. 15:35f.; Lk. 1:7; Jn. 1:21; Jas. 5:17

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 11:14 and if you are willing to accept it, he is Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) who is to come.
Matthew 16:14 And they said, “Some say John the Baptist, others Elijah (ēlian | Ἠλίαν | acc sg masc), and others Jeremiah or one of the prophets.”
Matthew 17:3 Suddenly there appeared to them Moses and Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc), talking with him.
Matthew 17:4 And Peter spoke to Jesus, saying, “Lord, it is good that we are here. If you wish, I will put up three shelters here — one for you, one for Moses, and one for Elijah.” (ēlia | Ἠλίᾳ | dat sg masc)
Matthew 17:10 And the disciples asked him, saying, “Why then do the scribes say that Elijah (ēlian | Ἠλίαν | acc sg masc) must come first?”
Matthew 17:11 He answered, saying, “To be sure, Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) does come, and he will restore all things.
Matthew 17:12 And I tell you that Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) has come already, and they did not recognize him, but did to him whatever they wished. So also the Son of Man will suffer at their hands.”
Matthew 27:47 But when some of those standing there heard it, they said, “This man is calling for Elijah.” (ēlian | Ἠλίαν | acc sg masc)
Matthew 27:49 But the others said, “Wait, let us see whether Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) will come to save him.”
Mark 6:15 But others But were saying, “He is Elijah.” (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) Still others Still were saying, “He is a prophet, like one of the prophets of old.”
Mark 8:28 So they answered him, saying, “John the baptizer; and others, Elijah (ēlian | Ἠλίαν | acc sg masc); but others, one of the prophets.”
Mark 9:4 And Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) appeared to them with Moses, and they were talking with Jesus.
Mark 9:5 And answering, Peter said to Jesus, “Rabbi, it is good that we are here. Let us make three shelters: one for you and one for Moses and one for Elijah” (ēlia | Ἠλίᾳ | dat sg masc) —
Mark 9:11 And they asked him, saying, “Why do the scribes say, ‘Elijah (ēlian | Ἠλίαν | acc sg masc) must come first’?”
Mark 9:12 And he said to them, “Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) does come first, and restores all things. Yet how is it written about the Son of Man? That he should suffer many things and be treated with contempt?
Mark 9:13 But I tell you that Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) has come, and they did to him whatever they pleased, just as it is written about him.”
Mark 15:35 And when some of the bystanders heard this, they said, “Listen, he is calling Elijah!” (ēlian | Ἠλίαν | acc sg masc)
Mark 15:36 Then someone ran, filled a sponge with sour wine, put it on a staff, and gave it to him to drink, saying, “Permit me; let us see if Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) will come to take him down.”
Luke 1:17 He will go on before him, in the spirit and power of Elijah (ēliou | Ἠλίου | gen sg masc), to turn the hearts of fathers toward their children, and the disobedient to the wisdom of the righteous, in order to establish for the Lord a people who are prepared for him.”
Luke 4:25 But in truth I tell you, there were many widows in Israel in the days of Elijah (ēliou | Ἠλίου | gen sg masc), when the sky was shut up for three years and six months, as a great famine spread throughout the whole land;
Luke 4:26 and to none of them was Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) sent, only to Zarephath, in the territory of Sidon, to a widow woman.
Luke 9:8 by some that Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) had appeared, and by others that a certain one of the ancient prophets had risen.
Luke 9:19 They replied, “John the Baptist; others say, Elijah (ēlian | Ἠλίαν | acc sg masc); still others that one of the ancient prophets of old has risen.”
Luke 9:30 and two men were talking with him; Moses and Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc),
Luke 9:33 As the men were about to leave him, Peter said to Jesus, “Master, it is good for us to be here. Let us make three shelters, one for you and one for Moses and one for Elijah” (ēlia | Ἠλίᾳ | dat sg masc) — not knowing what he was saying.
John 1:21 So they asked him, “Then who are you? Are you Elijah?” (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) And he said, “I am not.” “Are you the Prophet?” And he replied, “No.”
John 1:25 So they asked him, saying, “Why then are you baptizing, if you are not the Christ, nor Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc), nor the Prophet?”
Romans 11:2 God has not repudiated his people whom he foreknew. Or do you not know what the Scripture says in the passage about Elijah (ēlia | Ἠλίᾳ | dat sg masc), how he pleads with God against Israel?
James 5:17 Elijah (ēlias | Ἠλίας | nom sg masc) was a man exactly like us, and he prayed earnestly that it would not rain, and for three years and six months no rain fell on the earth.