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often not translated; expects a no answer to a question: surely not, unless
interrogative particle, used in questions expecting a negative answer; has the same use as μή in the form εἰ μήτε, Lk. 9:3; also when prefixed to an interrogative clause, Mt. 7:16; Jn. 4:29

Greek-English Concordance for μήτι

Matthew 7:16 By their fruits you will know them. Do people gather grapes from thornbushes, or figs from thistles?
Matthew 12:23 And all the crowds were astonished and were saying, “Could (mēti | μήτι | particle) this be the Son of David?”
Matthew 26:22 And they were greatly distressed and began to say to him one after another, “Surely (mēti | μήτι | particle) not I, Lord?”
Matthew 26:25 Then Judas, who would betray him, said, “Surely (mēti | μήτι | particle) not I, Rabbi?” Jesus answered him, “It is as you have said.”
Mark 4:21 And he said to them, “A lamp is not (mēti | μήτι | particle) brought to be put under a basket be put or a bed, is (mēti | μήτι | particle) it (mēti | μήτι | particle)? Is it not to be put on a lampstand? be put
Mark 14:19 They began to be grieved and to say to him one after the other, “Surely (mēti | μήτι | particle) not I?”
Luke 6:39 He spoke to them also a parable: “Can a blind man lead a blind man? Won’t they both fall into a ditch?
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, unless we go and buy food for all these people.”
John 4:29 “Come and see a man who told me everything I have ever done! Could (mēti | μήτι | particle) this man be the Messiah?”
John 8:22 So the Jews said, “Surely he is not (mēti | μήτι | particle) going to kill himself, is (mēti | μήτι | particle) he (mēti | μήτι | particle), because he said, ‘Where I am going, you cannot come’?”
John 18:35 Pilate answered, “I am not (mēti | μήτι | particle) a Jew, am (mēti | μήτι | particle) I (mēti | μήτι | particle)? Your own people and the chief priests handed you over to me. What have you done?”
Acts 10:47 “Surely no (mēti | μήτι | particle) one is able to withhold water so that these people cannot be baptized who received the Holy Spirit just as we did,
1 Corinthians 6:3 Do you not know that we will judge angels, not (mēti | μήτι | particle) to mention everyday affairs?
1 Corinthians 7:5 Do not deprive one another, except perhaps (mēti | μήτι | particle) by agreement for a set time, so that you may devote yourselves to prayer; then come together again, so that Satan may not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.
2 Corinthians 1:17 Therefore when I was planning this, I was not (mēti | μήτι | particle) capricious, was (mēti | μήτι | particle) I (mēti | μήτι | particle)? Or the things I plan, do I plan according to the flesh, so that with me it would be “Yes, yes” and “No, no” at the same time?
2 Corinthians 12:18 I urged Titus to visit you and I sent the brother with him. Titus did not (mēti | μήτι | particle) take advantage of you, did he? Did we not conduct ourselves in the same spirit? Did we not behave in the same way?
2 Corinthians 13:5 Examine yourselves to see if you are in the faith. Test yourselves. Or do you not realize about yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in you? — unless, of course (mēti | μήτι | particle), you fail the test!
James 3:11 Does a spring pour forth water from the same opening that is both fresh and brackish?