Ioannes

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2491 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ÅIwavnnhßof Hebrew origin (03110)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
IoannesNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ee-o-an'-nace Noun Masculine
Definition
John = "Jehovah is a gracious giver"
  1. John the Baptist was the son of Zacharias and Elisabeth, the forerunner of Christ. By order of Herod Antipas he was cast into prison and afterwards beheaded.
  2. John the apostle, the writer of the Fourth Gospel, son of Zebedee and Salome, brother of James the elder. He is that disciple who (without mention by name) is spoken of in the Fourth Gospel as especially dear to Jesus and according to the traditional opinion is the author of the book of Revelation.
  3. John surnamed Mark, the companion of Barnabas and Paul. Acts 12:
  4. John a certain man, a member of the Sanhedrin Acts 5:6
King James Word Usage - Total: 133
John (the Baptist) 92, John (the apostle) 36, John (Mark) 4, John (the chief priest) 1
KJV Verse Count
Matthew26
Mark25
Luke30
John19
Acts24
Galatians1
Revelation5


Total130
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Ioannes". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .