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ἴχνος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἴχνος, ους, τό
Greek transliteration: 
ichnos
Simplified transliteration: 
ichnos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2487
GK Number: 
2717
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
3
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3d(2b)
Gloss: 
step, footstep; course of action
Definition: 
a footstep, track;, in NT pl. footsteps, line of conduct, Rom. 4:12; 2 Cor. 12:18; 1 Pet. 2:21*

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Romans 4:12 He is also the father of the circumcised who are not merely circumcised but also walk in the footsteps (ichnesin | ἴχνεσιν | dat pl neut) of the faith that our father Abraham had while he was still uncircumcised.
2 Corinthians 12:18 I urged Titus to visit you and I sent the brother with him. Titus did not take advantage of you, did he? Did we not conduct ourselves in the same spirit? Did (ichnesin | ἴχνεσιν | dat pl neut) we (ichnesin | ἴχνεσιν | dat pl neut) not behave (ichnesin | ἴχνεσιν | dat pl neut) in the same way?
1 Peter 2:21 For to this you have been called, because Christ also suffered for you, leaving behind for you an example so that you might follow in his footsteps (ichnesin | ἴχνεσιν | dat pl neut).