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κἄν

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
κἄν
Greek transliteration: 
kan
Simplified transliteration: 
kan
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2579
GK Number: 
2829
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
17
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
particle
Gloss: 
and if, even if
Definition: 
crasis, and if, Mk. 16:18; also if, Mt. 21:21; even if, if even, although, Jn. 10:38; if so much as, Heb. 12:20; also in NT simply equivalent to και, as a particle of emphasis, by a pleonasm of ἄν, at least, at all events, Mk. 6:56; Acts 5:15; 2 Cor. 11:16

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Matthew 21:21 And Jesus answered them, “I tell you the truth, if you have faith and do not doubt, not only will you do what was done to the fig tree, but even (kan | κάν | crasis) if you say to this mountain, ‘Be lifted up and thrown into the sea,’ it will happen.
Matthew 26:35 Peter said to him, “Even (kan | κάν | crasis) though I must die with you, I will never deny you!” And all the disciples said the same.
Mark 5:28 for she had been saying, “If I can only (kan | κάν | crasis) touch his clothes, his I will be healed.”
Mark 6:56 And wherever he entered villages, towns, or rural areas, they would place the sick in the marketplaces and implore him that they might touch just (kan | κάν | crasis) the fringe of his cloak. And as many as touched him were made well.
Mark 16:18 with their hands they will pick up snakes; and (kan | κάν | crasis) if they drink any deadly poison it will in no way harm them; they will lay hands on the sick, and they will recover.”
Luke 12:38 If (kan | κάν | crasis) he comes in the second or (kan | κάν | crasis) in the third watch and finds it so, those ones are fortunate.
Luke 13:9 Perhaps (kan | κάν | crasis) it will bear fruit next year; but if not, you may remove it.’”
John 8:14 Jesus answered them, saying, “Even (kan | κάν | crasis) if I am bearing witness about myself, my testimony is valid, because I know where I came from and where I am going. You, on the other hand, do not know where I come from or where I am going.
John 8:55 And you have not known him, but I know him. If (kan | κάν | crasis) I were to say that I did not know him, I would be like you, a liar; but I do know him, and I keep his word.
John 10:38 but if I am doing them, even (kan | κάν | crasis) if you do not believe me, believe the works, that you may come to know and be certain that the Father is in me and that I am in the Father.”
John 11:25 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me, even (kan | κάν | crasis) though he die, yet will he live,
Acts 5:15 so that they carried out the sick even into the streets, and laid them on cots and mats, so that as Peter came by at (kan | κάν | crasis) least his shadow might fall on some of them.
1 Corinthians 13:3 If I (kan | κἂν | crasis) give away everything I own, and if I surrender my body to be burned, but do not have love, it benefits me nothing.
2 Corinthians 11:16 Again I say, let no one think me foolish. But even if you do, then at least (kan | κάν | crasis) accept me as a fool, so that I too may boast a little.
Hebrews 12:20 for they could not endure the order that was given: “If even (kan | κάν | crasis) a wild animal touches the mountain, it shall be stoned.”
James 5:15 and the prayer offered in faith will restore the one who is sick and the Lord will raise him up. And if (kan | κάν | crasis) he has committed sins, he will be forgiven.