ἐν in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) in, by, with etc.
Part of Speech: preposition
Citing in TDNT: 2:537, 233

Strong

G1722
A primary preposition denoting (fixed) position (in place, time or state), and (by implication) instrumentality (medially or constructively), that is, a relation of rest (intermediate between G1519 and G1537); "in", at, (up-) on, by, etc.: - about, after, against, + almost, X altogether, among, X as, at, before, between, (here-) by (+ all means), for (. . . sake of), + give self wholly to, (here-) in (-to, -wardly), X mightily, (because) of, (up-) on, [open-] ly, X outwardly, one, X quickly, X shortly, [speedi-] ly, X that, X there (-in, -on), through (-out), (un-) to(-ward), under, when, where (-with), while, with (-in). Often used in compounds, with substantially the same import; rarely with verbs of motion, and then not to indicate direction, except (elliptically) by a separate (and different) prep.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
e in (state)13.8
(ἐν ὀλίγῳ) easily22.41
(ἐν γάστρὶ ἒχω) be pregnant23.50
(ἐνδημέω ἐν τῷ σώματι) be alive23.91
((εἰμὶ) ἐν θανάτοις) in danger of death23.117
(ἐν παρρησίᾳ) publicly28.29
(ἐν τῇ σκοτίᾳ) privately28.71
(ἐν (τῷ) κρυπτῷ) privately28.71
(ἐν παραβολῇ) figuratively33.17
(ἐν βάρει εἰμί) claim importance65.56
s when (time)67.33
(ἐν τῷ (καθ) εξῆς) later67.52
(ἐν τάχει) (very) soon67.56
(ἐν μεγάλῳ) in a long time67.89
(προβαίνω ἐν ἡμέραις) be old67.99
(ἐν ὀλίγῳ) in a short time67.106
(ἐν ῥιπῇ ὀφθαλμοῦ) suddenly67.114
t during (time)67.136
(ἐν τῷ μεταξύ) meanwhile67.138
(ἐν ᾧ) as long as67.139
(εἰμὶ ἐν) continue to do68.20
(ἐν ἀληθείᾳ) really70.4
b among (location)83.9
a in (location)83.13
d at (location)83.23
c on (location)83.47
f into (extension)84.22
(καθίζω ἐν δεξιᾶ͂) be in high position87.36
k with regard to (specification)89.5
(ἐν μέρει) with regard to89.5
q because (reason)89.26
r so that (result)89.48
p by (means)89.76
h with (attendant circumstances)89.80
j with (manner)89.84
g in union with (association)89.119
l of (substance)89.141
n by (agent)90.6
i with (instrument)90.10
u in (content)90.23
o by (guarantor)90.30
m to (experiencer)90.56
(ἒχω μέρος ἐν) experience together90.83

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)

ἐνpreposition:2725
ἔνpreposition:8
Total2733

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