μέν in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) truly, certainly, surely, indeed
Part of Speech: particle

Strong

G3303
A primary particle; properly indicative of affirmation or concession (in fact); usually followed by a contrasted clause with G1161 (this one, the former, etc.: - even, indeed, so, some, truly, verily. Often compounded with other particles in an intensive or asseverative sense.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a some . . . others89.104
on the one hand . . . on the other hand89.136
b on the one hand . . . on the other hand89.136
on the one hand . . . on the other hand89.136
a and91.3
b indeed91.6

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

μὲνconjunction148
μένconjunction8
μὲνparticle22
Total178

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