Bill Mounce

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συγγενής, -ές
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family, relative, one's own race or people
kindred, akin;, as a subst. a kinsman or kinswoman, relative; Mk. 6:4; Lk. 1:58; 2:44; 14:12; 21:16; Jn. 18:26; Acts 10:24; one nationally akin, a fellow countryman, Rom. 9:3; 16:7, 11, 21*

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Mark 6:4 And Jesus said to them, Jesus “A prophet is not prophet without honor except in his hometown, his and among his relatives (syngeneusin | συγγενεῦσιν | dat pl masc), his and in his own household.” his
Luke 1:58 And her neighbors and relatives (syngeneis | συγγενεῖς | nom pl masc) heard that the Lord had greatly displayed his mercy to her, and they rejoiced with her.
Luke 2:44 Thinking him to be in the caravan, they went a day’s journey, but then began looking for him among their relatives (syngeneusin | συγγενεῦσιν | dat pl masc) and acquaintances.
Luke 14:12 Then he also said to the one who had invited him, “When you give a luncheon or a dinner do not invite your friends, or your brothers, or or rich neighbors, in case they also invite you in return, and there would be a repayment to you.
Luke 21:16 You will be handed over even by parents and brothers and relatives (syngenōn | συγγενῶν | gen pl masc) and friends, and some of you they will put to death.
John 18:26 One of the servants of the high priest, a relative (syngenēs | συγγενής | nom sg masc) of the man whose ear Peter had cut off, said, “I saw you in the garden with him, did I not?”
Acts 10:24 And on the following day they entered Caesarea. Cornelius was expecting them and had called together his relatives (syngeneis | συγγενεῖς | acc pl masc) and close friends.
Romans 9:3 For I could wish that I myself were accursed, cut off from Christ, for the sake of my brethren, my kinsmen (syngenōn | συγγενῶν | gen pl masc) according to the flesh,
Romans 16:7 Greet Andronicus and Junia, my compatriots (syngeneis | συγγενεῖς | acc pl masc) and my fellow prisoners; they were well known to the apostles, and were in Christ before me.
Romans 16:11 Greet Herodion, my compatriot (syngenē | συγγενῆ | acc sg masc). Greet those in the Lord who belong to the household of Narcissus.
Romans 16:21 Timothy my fellow worker greets you, as do Lucius and Jason and Sosipater, my compatriots (syngeneis | συγγενεῖς | nom pl masc).