1411: δύναμις

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G1411 δύναμις, εως, ἡ

Transliteration: dýnamis

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: (a) physical power, force, might, ability, efficacy, energy, meaning (b) plur: powerful deeds, deeds showing (physical) power, marvelous works.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G1411 δύναμις

Transliteration: dýnamis

Derivation: from G1410;

Definition: force (literally or figuratively); specially, miraculous power (usually by implication, a miracle itself)

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)

Advertisement

Learning Biblical Greek or Biblical Hebrew?
Advertisement

Abbott-Smith Lexicon

δύναμις

G1411 

Occurrences in the NT: 119

δύναμις, -εως, ἡ
(< δύναμαι), [in LXX chiefly for חַיִל (חֵיל) , ץָבָא, גְּבוּרָה, עֹו, etc.; 35 words in all;]
power, might, strength; relatively, ability, power to perform: Mt 25:15, Ac 3:2, He 11:11; κατὰ δ., II Co 8:3; παρὰ δ., ib. ; ὑπὲρ δ., II Co 1:8; of pecuniary ability, II Co 8:3, Re 18:3; absol., power, might: Lk 24:49, Ac 1:8; opp. to ἀσθένεια, I Co 15:43 ; ἡ δ. τ. ἁμαρτίας, I Co 15:56; of power in action, Ro 1:16, 20, I Co l:18, Phl 3:10, al. ἡ δ. τ. Θεοῦ, Mt 22:29, Mk 12:24, Ro 1:20, al.; opp. to μόρφωσις, II Ti 3:5; in doxologies, Re 4:11 7:12, al. ; ἐν δ., Mk 9:1, Lk 4:36, Ro 1:4, al. ; of the power of performing miracles, Ac 6:8, II Th 2:9 ; pl., Mt 13:54, Mk 6:14, Ga 3:5, al. ; of the force or meaning of a word (Plat., al.), I Co 14:11. By meton., of persons or things;
(a) of God, Mt 26:64, Mk 14:62 (Dalman, Words, 200 ff.) ;
(b) of angels, Ro 8:38, Eph 1:21, I Pe 3:22;
(c) of armies, pl. [LXX for צְבָאוֺת], metaph., of the stars, Mt 24:29, Mk 13:25, Lk 21:26;
(d) of that wh. manifests God's power : Christ, I Co 1:24; τ. εὐαγγέλιον, Ro 1:16; ἡ δ. τ. κυρίου, I Co 5:4;
(e) of mighty works (Tr., Syn., § xci), δ. ποιεῖν, Mk 6:5 9:39; pl., Mt 7:22, Mk 6:2, Lk 10:13, al.; σημεῖα κ. δ.,. Ac 8:13 ; δ. κ. τέρατα κ. σημεῖα, Ac 2:22, II Co 12:12.
SYN.: βία, ἐνέργεια, ἐξουσία, ἰσχύς, κράτος (v. Tr., l.c.; Cremer, 218, 236; DB, i, 616; iv, 29; DCG, i, 607; ii, 188).

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

Advertisement

Learning Biblical Greek or Biblical Hebrew?
Advertisement

Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition