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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words

67 terms and definitions for "N"

  • Nail

    A — 1: ἧλος (Strong's #2247 — Noun Masculine — helos — hay'-los ) occurs in the remarks of Thomas regarding the print of the nails used in Christ's...

  • Naked, Nakedness

    A — 1: γυμνός (Strong's #1131 — Adjective — gumnos — goom-nos' ) signifies (a) "unclothed," Mark 14:52; in Matthew 14:51(?) it is used ...

  • Name

    A — 1: ὄνομα (Strong's #3686 — Noun Neuter — onoma — on'-om-ah ) is used (I) in general of the "name" by which a person or thing is called, e....

  • Namely

    * Notes: (1) In Romans 13:9 , the preposition en, "in," with the article, lit., "in the," is translated "namely." (2) In 1 Corinthians 7:26 the RV, "namely," and AV, "I say," do not translate anythi...

  • Napkin

    1: σουδάριον (Strong's #4676 — Noun Neuter — soudarion — soo-dar'-ee-on ) for which see HANDKERCHIEF , is translated "napkin" i...

  • Narrative

    1: διήγησις (Strong's #1335 — Noun Feminine — diegesis — dee-ayg'-es-is ) translated "a declaration" in the AV of Luke 1:1 , denote...

  • Narrow

    A — 1: στενός (Strong's #4728 — Adjective — stenos — sten-os' ) from a root sten---, seen in stenazo, "to groan," stenagmos, "groaning" (...

  • Nation

    1: ἔθνος (Strong's #1484 — Noun Neuter — ethnos — eth'-nos ) originally "a multitude," denotes (a) "a nation" or "people," e.g., Matthew 24:7; Ac...

  • Natural, Naturally

    A — 1: φυσικός (Strong's #5446 — Adjective — phusikos — foo-see-kos' ) originally signifying "produced by nature, inborn," from phus...

  • Nature

    1: φύσις (Strong's #5449 — Noun Feminine — phusis — foo'-sis ) from phuo, "to bring forth, produce," signifies (a) "the nature" (i.e., the natural ...

  • Naughtiness

    * For NAUGHTINESS, James 1:21 , AV, see WICKEDNESS ...

  • Nay

    1: οὐχ (Strong's #3756 — particle — ou — oo ) "no, not," expressing a negation absolutely, is rendered "nay," e.g., in Matthew 5:37; 13:29; J...

  • Near, near, Nearer

    A — 1: ἐγγύς (Strong's #1451 — adverb — engus — eng-goos' ) "near, nigh," is used (a) of place, e.g., Luke 19:11 , "nigh;" John 3:23; 11:54...

  • Necessary

    1: ἀναγκαῖος (Strong's #316 — Adjective — anankaios — an-ang-kah'-yos ) "necessary" (from ananke, "necessity;" see below), is ...

  • Necessity

    1: ἀνάγκη (Strong's #318 — Noun Feminine — ananke — an-ang-kay' ) signifies (a) "a necessity," what must needs be (see NEEDS), translated "ne...

  • Neck

    1: τράχηλος (Strong's #5137 — Noun Masculine — trachelos — trakh'-ay-los ) is used (a) literally, Matthew 18:6; Mark 9:42; Luke 1...

  • Need, Needs, Needful

    A — 1: χρεία (Strong's #5532 — Noun Feminine — chreia — khri'-ah ) denotes "a need," in such expressions as "there is a need;" or "to have nee...

  • Needle

    1: ῥαφίς (Strong's #4476 — Feminine Neuter — rhaphis — hraf-ece' ) from rhatpo, "to sew," occurs in Matthew 19:24; Mark 10:25 . 2: βP...

  • Neglect, Negligent

    1: ἀμελέω (Strong's #272 — Verb — ameleo — am-el-eh'-o ) denotes (a) "to be careless, not to care" (a, negative, melei, "it is a care;" from ...

  • Neighbor

    1: γείτων (Strong's #1069 — Noun — geiton — ghi'-tone ) lit., "one living in the same land," denotes "a neighbor," always plural in the NT, L...

  • Neighborhood

    * Note: This, in Acts 28:7 , RV, translates a phrase consisting of the dative plural of the article followed by peri, "around," governed by the preposition en, "in," "in the neighborhood of (that pla...

  • Neither

    * For NEITHER See +, p. 9 ...

  • Neither at Any Time

    * For NEITHER AT ANY TIME, Luke 15:29 , see NEVER ...

  • Nephews

    * For NEPHEWS see GRANDCHRILDREN ...

  • Nest

    1: κατασκήνωσις (Strong's #2682 — Noun Neuter — kataskenosis — kat-as-kay'-no-sis ) properly "an encamping, taki...

  • Net

    1: ἀμφίβληστρον (Strong's #293 — Noun Neuter — amphiblestron — am-fib'-lace-tron ) lit., "something thrown arou...

  • Never

    1: οὐδέποτε (Strong's #3763 — Adverb — oudepote — oo-dep'-ot-eh ) from oude, "not even," and pote, "at any time," is used in defini...

  • Nevertheless

    * For NEVERTHELESS see +, p. 9 ...

  • New

    1: καινός (Strong's #2537 — Adjective — kainos — kahee-nos' ) denotes "new," of that which is unaccustomed or unused, not "new" in time, recen...

  • Newborn

    * For NEWBORN, 1 Peter 2:2 , see BEGET , C, No. 2 ...

  • Newness

    1: καινότης (Strong's #2538 — Noun Feminine — kainotes — kahee-not'-ace ) akin to kainos, is used in the phrases (a) "newness of lif...

  • Next

    1: ἑξῆς (Strong's #1836 — Adverb — hexes — hex-ace' ) an adverb (akin to echo, "to have") denoting "in order, successively, next," is used adjectivally...

  • Next Day

    * Notes: (1) For aurion, "tomorrow," translated "next day" in Acts 4:3 , and epaurion, "on the morrow," Matthew 27:62; John 1:29,35; 12:12; Acts 14:20; 25:6 , see MORROW. (2) For echo, Acts 20:1...

  • Nigh

    A — 1: ἐγγύς (Strong's #1451 — adverb — engus — eng-goos' ) "nigh" or "near," is translated in both ways in Matthew 24:32,33; Mark 13:28,29...

  • Night

    1: νύξ (Strong's #3571 — Noun Feminine — nux — noox ) is used (I) literally, (a) of "the alternating natural period to that of the day," e.g., Matthew 4:2; ...

  • Night and a Day

    1: νυχθήμερον (Strong's #3574 — Noun Neuter — nuchthemeros — nookh-thay'-mer-on ) an adjective denoting "lasting a night a...

  • Nine

    1: ἐννέα (Strong's #1767 — Noun — ennea — en-neh'-ah ) is found in Luke 17:17 , and in connection with "ninety" (see below). ...

  • Ninety

    1: ἐννέα (Strong's #1767 — Noun — enenekonta | ennen — en-neh'-ah ) is found in Matthew 18:12,13; Luke 15:4,7 . ...

  • Ninth

    1: ἔνατος (Strong's #1766 — Adjective — enatos | enn — en'-nat-os ) is found in reference (a) to "the ninth hour" (3 o'clock, p.m.) in Matthe...

  • No

    * For NO see +, p. 9. ...

  • No Longer, No More

    1: οὐκέτι (Strong's #3765 — Adverb — ouketi — ook-et'-ee ) a negative adverb of time, signifies "no longer, no more" (ou, "not," k, euphonic,...

  • No Man, No One, Neither Any Man

    * Note: Oudeis and medeis, "no one, no man," are related to one another in much the same way as indicated above under ouketi and meketi. Instances of oudeis are Matthew 6:24; 9:16; 24:36 (RV, "no one...

  • No Wise, Anywise

    1: οὐ μή (Strong's #3364 — particle — ou me — oo may ) a double negative, strongly expressing a negation, is translated "in no wise" in Matthew 5:18,...

  • Noble

    1: εὐγενής (Strong's #2104 — Adjective — eugenes — yoog-en'-ace ) an adjective, lit., "well born" (eu, "well," and genos, "a family, rac...

  • Nobleman

    1: βασιλικός (Strong's #937 — Adjective — basilikos — bas-il-ee-kos' ) an adjective, "royal, belonging to a king" (basileus), i...

  • Noise

    A — 1: ῥοιζηδόν (Strong's #4500 — Adverb — rhoizedon — hroyd-zay-don' ) from rhoizos, "the whistling of an arrow," signifies "...

  • Noisome

    1: κακός (Strong's #2556 — Adjective — kakos — kak-os' ) "evil," is translated "noisome" in Revelation 16:2 . See BAD. ...

  • None

    * For NONE see NO MAN ...

  • Noon

    1: μεσημβρία (Strong's #3314 — Noun Feminine — mesembria — mes-ame-bree'-ah ) lit., "middle-day" (mesos, "middle," and hemera, ...

  • Nor

    * For NOR see +, p. 9 ...

  • North

    1: βορρᾶς (Strong's #1005 — Noun Masculine — borras — bor-hras' ) primarily Boreas, the North Wind, came to denote the "north" (cp. "Borealis"...

  • North East, North West

    1: χῶρος (Strong's #5566 — Noun Masculine — choros — kho'-ros ) Lat., corus, the Latin name for "the north-west wind," hence, "the north-west," occ...

  • Not

    * For NOT see +, p. 9 ...

  • Notable, of Note

    1: γνωστός (Strong's #1110 — Adjective — gnostos — gnoce-tos' ) an adjective, signifying "known" (from ginosko, "to know"), is used (a) a...

  • Note

    1: σημειόω (Strong's #4593 — Verb — semeioo — say-mi-o'-o ) from semeion, "a sign, token," signifies "to mark, to note," in the Middle Vo...

  • Nothing

    1: ουδεν (Strong's #3762 — pronoun — ouden — oo-dice' ) the neuter of oudeis, "no one," occurs, e.g., in Matthew 5:13; 10:26; 23:16; ...

  • Notice before

    * For NOTICE BEFORE, 2 Corinthians 9:5 , AV, see AFOREPROMISED ...

  • Notwithstanding

    * Note: This is the AV rendering of (1) alla, "but," in Revelation 2:20 (RV, "but"); (2) plen, "howbeit, yet, except that," in Luke 10:11,20 , and Philippians 1:18 (RV, "only that"); in Philippi...

  • Nought

    A — 1: ουδεν (Strong's #3762 — pronoun — ouden — oo-dice' ) "nothing" (the neuter of oudeis, no one), is translated "nought" in ...

  • Nourish, Nourishment

    1: τρέφω (Strong's #5142 — verb — trepho — tref'-o ) "to rear, feed, nourish," is translated by the verb "to nourish" in James 5:5 (of luxurious l...

  • Nourishment Ministered

    * For NOURISHMENT MINISTERED, Colossians 2:19 , see SUPPLY ...

  • Novice

    1: νεόφυτος (Strong's #3504 — Adjective — neophutos — neh-of'-oo-tos ) an adjective, lit., "newly-planted" (from neos, "new," and ph...

  • Now

    A — 1: νῦν (Strong's #3568 — Adverb — nun — noon ) is used (a) of time, the immediate present, whether in contrast to the past, e.g., John 4:18; Acts ...

  • Number

    A — 1: ἀριθμός (Strong's #706 — Noun Masculine — arithmos — ar-ith-mos' ) number, "a number" (Eng., "arithmetic," etc.), occurs in ...

  • Nurse

    1: τροφός (Strong's #5162 — Noun Feminine — trophos — trof-os' ) translated "nurse" in 1 Thessalonians 2:7 , there denotes a "nursing" mother...

  • Nurture

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