Bill Mounce

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πλῆθος, -ους, τό
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large number, crowd, multitude, assembly
fullness, amplitude, magnitude; a multitude, a great number, Lk. 1:10; 2:13; 5:6; a multitude, a crowd, throng, Mk. 3:7, 8; Lk. 6:17

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Mark 3:7 But Jesus withdrew with his disciples his withdrew to the lake, and there followed a large crowd (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) from Galilee followed and from Judea,
Mark 3:8 and from Jerusalem, and from Idumea and beyond the Jordan and around Tyre and Sidon a large crowd (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) large came to him when they heard about the things he had done. came to him
Luke 1:10 and the whole crowd (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) of people was there, praying outside at the hour of incense.
Luke 2:13 And suddenly there was, with the angel, a multitude (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) of the heavenly host, praising God and saying,
Luke 5:6 And when they had done this, they enclosed a large number (plēthos | πλῆθος | acc sg neut) of fish, and their nets were about to break.
Luke 6:17 Then, coming down with them from the mountain, he took his stand on a level place. A large crowd of disciples was there along with a great number (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) of people from all over Israel and Judea and from the coastal region of Tyre and Sidon.
Luke 8:37 Then all the people (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) of the surrounding region of the Gerasenes asked Jesus to go away from them, because they were seized with a great fear. So he got into a boat and returned.
Luke 19:37 As he was already approaching to the descent of the Mount of Olives, the whole crowd (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) of disciples began to rejoice and praise God with a loud voice for all the mighty works they had seen,
Luke 23:1 Then the whole assembly (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) of them rose up and brought Jesus before Pilate.
Luke 23:27 And there followed him a great crowd (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) of the people, and among them were women who were mourning and wailing for him.
John 5:3 In these lay a number (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) of disabled people — blind, lame, and paralyzed.
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 (plēthous | πλήθους | gen sg neut) number of fish.
Acts 2:6 But when this sound was heard the crowd (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) gathered, and they were perplexed, because each one was hearing them speak in his own language.
Acts 4:32 Now the whole group (plēthous | πλήθους | gen sg neut) of those who believed were of one heart and soul, and not even one said that anything that belonged to him was his own, but everything was common property for them.
Acts 5:14 and more than ever believers were added to the Lord, multitudes (plēthē | πλήθη | nom pl neut) both of men and women,
Acts 5:16 A great (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) number of people from the towns around Jerusalem also came, bringing the sick and those tormented by evil spirits, and they were healed, all of them.
Acts 6:2 So the twelve called together the entire group (plēthos | πλῆθος | acc sg neut) of disciples and said, “It is not right for us to neglect the word of God in order to wait on tables.
Acts 6:5 And the proposal pleased the entire group (plēthous | πλήθους | gen sg neut), so they chose Stephen, a man full of faith and of the Holy Spirit; also Philip and Prochorus and Nicanor and Timon and Parmenas and Nicolaus, a proselyte of Antioch.
Acts 14:1 It came to pass in Iconium that Paul and Barnabas went as usual into the synagogue of the Jews and spoke in such a way that a large group (plēthos | πλῆθος | acc sg neut) of both Jews and Greeks believed.
Acts 14:4 But the people (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) of the city were divided; while some sided with the Jews, others sided with the apostles.
Acts 15:12 And the entire assembly (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) fell silent, and listened to Barnabas and Paul recounting all the signs and wonders that God had done through them among the Gentiles.
Acts 15:30 So they were sent off and went down to Antioch, and gathering the entire (plēthos | πλῆθος | acc sg neut) group together, they delivered the letter.
Acts 17:4 And some of them were persuaded and cast their lot with Paul and Silas, both a great number (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) of devout Greeks and not a few of the leading women.
Acts 19:9 But when some became stubborn and refused to believe, speaking evil of the Way before the congregation (plēthous | πλήθους | gen sg neut), he withdrew from them, taking the disciples with him, and continued daily to discourse in the lecture hall of Tyrannus.
Acts 21:36 for the crowd (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) of people kept following and shouting, “Away with him!”
Acts 23:7 When he said this, an argument broke out between the Pharisees and the Sadducees, and the assembly (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) was divided.
Acts 25:24 And Festus said, “King Agrippa, and all men present with us, you see this man about whom the whole Jewish people (plēthos | πλῆθος | nom sg neut) petitioned me, both in Jerusalem and here, crying out that he ought not to live any longer.
Acts 28:3 When Paul had gathered a bundle (plēthos | πλῆθος | acc sg neut) of sticks and put them on the fire, a viper came out from the heat and fastened onto his hand.
Hebrews 11:12 And so it was that from this one man, and he was already impotent, there were born descendants as many as the stars of heaven in number (plēthei | πλήθει | dat sg neut) and as innumerable as the grains of sand along the shore of the sea
James 5:20 he should know that the one who brings a sinner back from the error of his way will save that person’s soul from death and cover a multitude (plēthos | πλῆθος | acc sg neut) of sins.
1 Peter 4:8 Above all, maintain a fervent love among yourselves, for love covers a multitude (plēthos | πλῆθος | acc sg neut) of sins.