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ἰχθύς

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἰχθύς, -ύος, ὁ
Greek transliteration: 
ichthus
Simplified transliteration: 
ichthus
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2486
GK Number: 
2716
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
20
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3e(1)
Gloss: 
fish
Definition: 
a fish, Mt. 15:36; 17:27; Lk. 5:6

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 7:10 Or if he should ask for a fish (ichthun | ἰχθύν | acc sg masc), would give him a snake?
Matthew 14:17 And they said to him, “We have nothing here but five loaves and two fish.” (ichthuas | ἰχθύας | acc pl masc)
Matthew 14:19 Then he ordered the crowds to sit down on the grass, and taking the five loaves and the two fish (ichthuas | ἰχθύας | acc pl masc), he looked up to heaven, said a blessing, and broke the loaves. He gave the loaves to the disciples, and the disciples gave them to the crowds.
Matthew 15:36 he took the seven loaves and the fish: (ichthuas | ἰχθύας | acc pl masc) and when he had given thanks, he broke them and began distributing them to the disciples, and the disciples to the crowds.
Matthew 17:27 But lest we offend them, go to the sea, cast in a hook, and take the first fish (ichthun | ἰχθύν | acc sg masc) that comes up. When you have opened its mouth, you will find a four drachma coin; take it and give it to them for the two of us.”
Mark 6:38 And he said to them, “How many loaves do you have? Go and see.” When they found out they said, “Five — and two fish.” (ichthuas | ἰχθύας | acc pl masc)
Mark 6:41 And taking the five loaves and the two fish (ichthuas | ἰχθύας | acc pl masc), and looking up to heaven, he blessed and broke the loaves and gave them to his disciples so they could distribute them. And he divided the two fish (ichthuas | ἰχθύας | acc pl masc) among them all.
Mark 6:43 Then they picked up twelve baskets full of broken pieces and what was left of the fish (ichthuōn | ἰχθύων | gen pl masc).
Luke 5:6 And when they had done this, they enclosed a large number of fish (ichthuōn | ἰχθύων | gen pl masc), and their nets were about to break.
Luke 5:9 For amazement had taken hold of him and all who were with him because of the catch of fish (ichthuōn | ἰχθύων | gen pl masc) that they had taken,
Luke 9:13 But he said to them, “You give them something to eat.” They said, “We have no more than five loaves and two fish (ichthues | ἰχθύες | nom pl masc), unless we go and buy food for all these people.”
Luke 9:16 Taking the five loaves and the two fish (ichthuas | ἰχθύας | acc pl masc), he looked up to heaven and said a blessing and broke them; then he gave them to the disciples to distribute to the crowd.
Luke 11:11 What father among you, should his son ask for a fish (ichthun | ἰχθύν | acc sg masc), will instead of a fish (ichthuos | ἰχθύος | gen sg masc), give him a snake?
Luke 24:42 They gave him a piece of broiled fish (ichthuos | ἰχθύος | gen sg masc),
John 21:6 He said to them, “Cast your net to the right side of the boat and you will catch some.” So they cast it there, and then they were unable to haul in the net, because of the large number of fish (ichthuōn | ἰχθύων | gen pl masc).
John 21:8 But the other disciples came with the boat, pulling the net full of fish (ichthuōn | ἰχθύων | gen pl masc), for they were not far from land, no more than a hundred yards.
John 21:11 So Simon Peter went aboard and dragged the net ashore, full of large fish (ichthuōn | ἰχθύων | gen pl masc), one hundred and fifty-three of them; and although there were so many, the net was not torn.
1 Corinthians 15:39 Not all flesh is the same; people have one kind, animals another, birds another, fish (ichthuōn | ἰχθύων | gen pl masc) another.