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ἡμέρα

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἡμέρα, -ας, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
hēmera
Simplified transliteration: 
hemera
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2250
GK Number: 
2465
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
389
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1a
Gloss: 

day, time of the day, time, indefinite period of time

Definition: 

day, time of the day, time, indefinite period of time. The children of the day means God's people, who walk in light. The day of the Lord and the day of Christ are periods of judgment and vindication, longer than twenty-four hours

Day, a day, the interval from sunrise to sunset, opp. to νύξ, Mt. 4:2; 12:40; Lk. 2:44; the interval of twenty-four hours, comprehending day and night, Mt. 6:34; 15:32; from the Hebrew, ἡμέρᾳ καὶ ἡμέρα/, day by day, every day, 2 Cor. 4:16; ἡμέραν ἐξ ἡμέρας, from day to day, continually, 2 Pet. 2:8; καθ᾿ ἡμέραν, every day, daily, Acts 17:17; Heb. 3:13; a point or period of time, Lk. 19:42; Acts 15:7; Eph. 6:13; a judgement, trial, 1 Cor. 4:3

Greek-English Concordance for

1 Thessalonians 5:4 But you, brothers, are not in darkness, for that day (hēmera | ἡμέρα | nom sg fem) to take you by surprise like a thief;
1 Thessalonians 5:5 for you are all sons of light, sons of the day (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | gen sg fem). We do not belong to night or darkness.
1 Thessalonians 5:8 but let us who belong to the daylight (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | gen sg fem) stay sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love, and as a helmet the hope of salvation.
2 Thessalonians 1:10 on that day (hēmera | ἡμέρᾳ | dat sg fem) when he comes to be glorified in his saints, and to be marveled at by all who have believed, because our testimony to you was believed.
2 Thessalonians 2:2 not to be quickly shaken out of your wits or disturbed, either by a prophecy or by a spoken word or by a letter purporting to come from us, to the effect that the day (hēmera | ἡμέρα | nom sg fem) of the Lord is already here.
2 Thessalonians 3:8 nor did we eat anyone’s food without paying for it. Instead we kept working night and day (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | gen sg fem) with toil and hardship, so we would not be a burden to any of you,
1 Timothy 5:5 But the true widow, who has been left totally alone, has set her hope on God and continues in entreaties and prayers night and day (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | gen sg fem).
2 Timothy 1:3 I continually thank God, whom I serve, as did my ancestors, with a clean conscience, as unceasingly I remember you in my prayers night and day (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | gen sg fem),
2 Timothy 1:12 for which reason even I am suffering these things; but I am not ashamed, for I know in whom I have trusted and I am fully convinced that he is able to guard my deposit until that day (hēmeran | ἡμέραν | acc sg fem).
2 Timothy 1:18 May the Lord grant him to find mercy from the Lord on that day (hēmera | ἡμέρᾳ | dat sg fem). And the services he performed in Ephesus you know very well.
2 Timothy 3:1 But take note of this, that in the last days (hēmerais | ἡμέραις | dat pl fem) there will be difficult times;
2 Timothy 4:8 Now is reserved for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will give to me on that Day (hēmera | ἡμέρᾳ | dat sg fem), but not only to me but also to everyone who has loved his appearing.
Hebrews 1:2 but in these final days (hēmerōn | ἡμερῶν | gen pl fem) he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, through whom he also created the material universe.
Hebrews 3:8 do not harden your hearts as you did in the rebellion, on the day (hēmeran | ἡμέραν | acc sg fem) of testing in the wilderness
Hebrews 3:13 But encourage one another every day (hēmeran | ἡμέραν | acc sg fem), as long as it is called “today,” that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.
Hebrews 4:4 For somewhere he has spoken of the seventh day in this manner: “And God rested on the seventh day (hēmera | ἡμέρᾳ | dat sg fem) from all his works.”
Hebrews 4:7 God again ordains a certain day (hēmeran | ἡμέραν | acc sg fem) — “today” — saying through David, after so long a time, just as it has been said before, “Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts.”
Hebrews 4:8 For if Joshua had given them rest, God would not have spoken of another time (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | gen sg fem) after that.
Hebrews 5:7 In the days (hēmerais | ἡμέραις | dat pl fem) of his flesh, Jesus offered up prayers and supplications, with loud crying and tears, to the one who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his godly fear.
Hebrews 7:3 He is without father, without mother, without genealogy, having neither beginning of days (hēmerōn | ἡμερῶν | gen pl fem) nor end of life; but like the Son of God he continues a priest for all time.
Hebrews 7:27 He has no need to offer up daily sacrifices, like those other high priests, first for their own sins and then for the sins of the people, for this he did once for all when he offered up himself.
Hebrews 8:8 For finding fault, God says to them, “Behold, days (hēmerai | ἡμέραι | nom pl fem) are coming, declares the Lord, when I will establish a new covenant with the house of Israel and with the house of Judah.
Hebrews 8:9 It will not be like the covenant that I made with their fathers on the day (hēmera | ἡμέρᾳ | dat sg fem) when I took them by the hand to bring them out of the land of Egypt, because they did not continue in my covenant and I abandoned them, says the Lord.
Hebrews 8:10 For this is the covenant that I will establish with the house of Israel after those days (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | acc pl fem), declares the Lord: I will put my laws in their minds and I will inscribe them on their hearts. I will be their God and they will be my people.
Hebrews 10:11 Furthermore, every priest stands day after day (hēmeran | ἡμέραν | acc sg fem) performing his religious duties, offering repeatedly the same sacrifices, which can never take away sins.
Hebrews 10:16 “This is the covenant that I will establish with them after those days (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | acc pl fem), declares the Lord; I will put my laws in their hearts and I will inscribe them on their minds,”
Hebrews 10:25 not abandoning our own meetings, as is the habit of some, but rather encouraging one another, and all the more since you see the Day (hēmeran | ἡμέραν | acc sg fem) drawing near.
Hebrews 10:32 Instead, remember those former days (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | acc pl fem) in which, after you had received the light, you weathered such a difficult struggle with suffering.
Hebrews 11:30 By faith the walls of Jericho fell down after they had been encircled for seven days (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | acc pl fem).
Hebrews 12:10 For they disciplined us for a short time (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | acc pl fem) as it seemed best to them, but he disciplines us for our benefit, so that we may share his holy character.
James 5:3 Your gold and your silver have rusted and their rust will be a witness against you, and it will consume your flesh like fire. You have stored up treasure for the last days (hēmerais | ἡμέραις | dat pl fem).
James 5:5 You have lived on the earth in self-indulgence and luxury. You have fattened your hearts for a day (hēmera | ἡμέρᾳ | dat sg fem) of slaughter.
1 Peter 2:12 and maintain an honorable lifestyle among the Gentiles so that, with respect to the very things about which they slander you as evildoers, they may, by observing your good works, glorify God on the day (hēmera | ἡμέρᾳ | dat sg fem) of visitation.
1 Peter 3:10 For “The one who desires to love life and to see good days (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | acc pl fem), let him keep his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking deceit.
1 Peter 3:20 who once were disobedient when the patience of God waited in the days (hēmerais | ἡμέραις | dat pl fem) of Noah while the ark was being built, in which a few, that is eight souls, were brought safely through water.
2 Peter 1:19 Moreover, we hold the prophetic word to be reliable, and you will do well to pay attention to it as you would to a lamp shining in a gloomy place, until the day (hēmera | ἡμέρα | nom sg fem) dawns and the morning star arises in your hearts.
2 Peter 2:8 (for while that righteous man was living among them day (hēmeran | ἡμέραν | acc sg fem) after day (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | gen sg fem), he was tormented in his righteous soul by the lawless deeds that he saw and heard);
2 Peter 2:9 then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from trial, but to keep the unrighteous under guard awaiting punishment on the day (hēmeran | ἡμέραν | acc sg fem) of judgment,
2 Peter 2:13 suffering harm as the reward for the harm they have done. They consider indulgence in the daytime (hēmera | ἡμέρᾳ | dat sg fem) a pleasure. They are spots and blemishes, reveling in their deceitful pleasures while they feast with you.
2 Peter 3:3 Above all you must understand that in the last days (hēmerōn | ἡμερῶν | gen pl fem) scoffers will come with scoffing, following their own lusts
2 Peter 3:7 But by the same word the present heavens and earth have been reserved for fire, kept for the day (hēmeran | ἡμέραν | acc sg fem) of judgment and destruction of ungodly men.
2 Peter 3:8 But do not let this one thing escape your notice, dear friends, that one day (hēmera | ἡμέρα | nom sg fem) with the Lord is as a thousand years and a thousand years are as a single day (hēmera | ἡμέρα | nom sg fem).
2 Peter 3:10 But the Day (hēmera | ἡμέρα | nom sg fem) of the Lord will come like a thief, in which the heavens will pass away with a rushing noise, the elements will melt in the intense heat, and the earth and the works in it will be exposed.
2 Peter 3:12 waiting for and hastening the coming of the day (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | gen sg fem) of God, because of which the heavens will be set on fire and dissolved, and the elements will melt in the heat.
2 Peter 3:18 But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be the glory both now and in the eternal day (hēmeran | ἡμέραν | acc sg fem). Amen.
1 John 4:17 By this, love is fully realized among us, so that we may have confidence in the day (hēmera | ἡμέρᾳ | dat sg fem) of judgment; because just as he is, so also are we in this world.
Jude 1:6 And the angels who did not stay within their own domain but abandoned their proper dwelling, he has kept in eternal chains in utter darkness for the judgment of the great day (hēmeras | ἡμέρας | gen sg fem).
Revelation 1:10 I was in the spirit on the Lord’s Day (hēmera | ἡμέρᾳ | dat sg fem), and I heard behind me a loud voice like a trumpet,
Revelation 2:10 Do not fear what you are about to suffer. The devil is about to throw some of you into prison so that you may be tested, and you will have affliction for ten days (hēmerōn | ἡμερῶν | gen pl fem). Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.
Revelation 2:13 I know where you live, where Satan has his throne. Yet you are holding fast to my name, and you did not deny your faith in me even in the days (hēmerais | ἡμέραις | dat pl fem) of Antipas my faithful witness, who was put to death in your city where Satan lives.

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