Bill Mounce

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πέρας

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
πέρας, ατος, τό
Greek transliteration: 
peras
Simplified transliteration: 
peras
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4009
GK Number: 
4306
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
4
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3c(6a)
Gloss: 
end, limit
Definition: 
an extremity, end, Mt. 12:42; Lk. 11:31; Rom. 10:18; an end, conclusion, termination, Heb. 6:16*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 12:42 The queen of the South will rise up at the judgment with this generation and condemn it, because she came from the ends (peratōn | περάτων | gen pl neut) of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and look, something greater than Solomon is here!
Luke 11:31 The queen of the South will rise in the judgment with the men of this generation and will condemn them, because she came from the ends (peratōn | περάτων | gen pl neut) of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon, and behold, something greater than Solomon is here.
Romans 10:18 But I ask, have they not heard? Indeed they have, for, “Their voice has gone out to all the earth, and their words to the ends (perata | πέρατα | acc pl neut) of the world.”
Hebrews 6:16 For people swear by someone greater than themselves, and the oath confirms what is said and puts to an end (peras | πέρας | nom sg neut) all dispute.