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ἐγγύς

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐγγύς
Greek transliteration: 
engys
Simplified transliteration: 
engys
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1451
GK Number: 
1584
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
31
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
adverb
Gloss: 
near, close
Definition: 
some view as an improper prep., followed by gen. or dat., near, as to place, Lk. 19:11; close at hand, Rom. 10:8; near, in respect of ready interposition, Phil. 4:5; near, as to time, Mt. 24:32, 33; near to God, as being in covenant with him, Eph. 2:13; οἱ ἐγγύς, the people near to God, the Jews, Eph. 2:17

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Matthew 24:32 “Learn this parable from the fig tree: as soon as its branch becomes tender and puts out its leaves, you know that summer is near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb).
Matthew 24:33 So also, when you see all these things, you know that it is near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb), at the very door.
Matthew 26:18 He said, “Go into the city to a certain man and say to him, ‘The Teacher says, “My time is at hand (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb). I will be keeping the Passover at your house with my disciples.”’”
Mark 13:28 “Now from the fig tree learn its parable: As soon as its bough becomes tender and puts out its leaves, you know that summer is near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb).
Mark 13:29 So also, when you see these things taking place, you know that he is near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb), at the gates.
Luke 19:11 As they were listening to this, he went on to tell a parable, because he was near (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) Jerusalem, and they supposed that the kingdom of God was going to appear at once.
Luke 21:30 When they have already put forth their leaves, you see for yourselves and know that summer is already near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb).
Luke 21:31 So also you, when you see these things happening, will know that the kingdom of God is near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb).
John 2:13 Now the Jewish Passover was at hand (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb), so Jesus went up to Jerusalem.
John 3:23 Now John also was baptizing at Aenon near (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) Salim, because there were many springs there, and people kept coming to be baptized.
John 6:4 (Now the Passover, the great festival of the Jews, was at hand.) (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb)
John 6:19 When they had rowed about three or four miles, they saw Jesus walking on the lake and approaching (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) the boat, and they were terrified.
John 6:23 However, other boats from Tiberias had come ashore near (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) the place where they had eaten the bread after the Lord had given thanks.
John 7:2 Now the Jewish festival of Tabernacles was near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb).
John 11:18 Bethany was near (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) Jerusalem, about two miles away,
John 11:54 Jesus therefore no longer walked about openly among the Jews, but went from there to the region near (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) the wilderness, to a town called Ephraim, and he stayed there with his disciples.
John 11:55 Now the Passover of the Jews was near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb), and many went up to Jerusalem from the country prior to the Passover to purify themselves.
John 19:20 Many of the Jews read this inscription, for the place where Jesus was crucified was near (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) the city, and it was written in Hebrew, in Latin, and in Greek.
John 19:42 So because it was the Jewish day of Preparation and the tomb was nearby (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb), they laid Jesus there.
Acts 1:12 Then they returned to Jerusalem from a hill called “The Mount of Olives,” which is near (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) Jerusalem, a Sabbath day’s walk away.
Acts 9:38 Since Lydda is near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb) Joppa, the disciples, hearing that Peter was there, sent two men to him urging him, “Do not delay in coming to us.”
Acts 27:8 Sailing past it with difficulty, we came to a place called Fair Havens, near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb) to which was the city Lasea.
Romans 10:8 But what does it say? “The word is near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb) you, in your mouth and in your heart,” that is, the word of faith that we proclaim:
Romans 13:11 And live this way because you are aware of the time, that the hour has come for us to wake from sleep, for our salvation is nearer (engyteron | ἐγγύτερον | adverb-comparative) now than when we first believed.
Ephesians 2:13 But now in Christ Jesus you who were at that time far away have come near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb) through the blood of Christ.
Ephesians 2:17 And he came and preached the good news of peace to you who were far off and of peace to those who were near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb);
Philippians 4:5 Let your gentleness be known to everyone. The Lord is at hand (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb).
Hebrews 6:8 But if it produces thorns and thistles, it is useless and about (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) to (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) be (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) cursed; its fate is to be burned.
Hebrews 8:13 In speaking of a new covenant, he makes the first one obsolete. And what is becoming obsolete and growing old is ready (engys | ἐγγύς | improper prep-gen) to disappear.
Revelation 1:3 Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and those who hear and keep what is written in it, for the time is near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb).
Revelation 22:10 Then he said to me, “Do not seal up the words of the prophecy of this book, for the time is near (engys | ἐγγύς | adverb).