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ἐσθής

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐσθής, ῆτος, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
esthēs
Simplified transliteration: 
esthes
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2066
GK Number: 
2264
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
8
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3c(1)
Gloss: 
clothing, robe
Definition: 
also spelled ἔσθησις, a robe, vestment, raiment, garment, Lk. 23:11; 24:4; Acts 1:10; 10:30; 12:21; Jas. 2:2, 3*

Greek-English Concordance for

Luke 23:11 Then, when Herod, along with his soldiers, had treated him with contempt and ridiculed him, they put an elegant robe (esthēta | ἐσθῆτα | acc sg fem) on him, and sent him back to Pilate.
Luke 24:4 It happened that, while they were wondering about this, suddenly two men stood beside them dressed in dazzling attire (esthēti | ἐσθῆτι | dat sg fem).
Acts 1:10 And while they were gazing into the sky, as he was going, behold, two men stood by them in white robes (esthēsesi | ἐσθήσεσι | dat pl fem),
Acts 10:30 And Cornelius said, “Four days ago at this hour, I was praying at the ninth hour in my house, and behold, a man stood before me in bright clothing (esthēti | ἐσθῆτι | dat sg fem)
Acts 12:21 On an appointed day Herod put on his royal robes (esthēta | ἐσθῆτα | acc sg fem), sat down on the judgment seat, and delivered an oration to them.
James 2:2 For if a man comes into your congregation wearing a gold ring and fine clothes (esthēti | ἐσθῆτι | dat sg fem), and a poor man in dirty clothes (esthēti | ἐσθῆτι | dat sg fem) also comes in,
James 2:3 and you pay special attention to the one wearing the fine clothes (esthēta | ἐσθῆτα | acc sg fem) and say, “You sit here in a good place,” but to the poor man you say, “You stand over there, or sit down here at my feet,”