Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #1519: eis (pronounced ice)

a primary preposition; to or into (indicating the point reached or entered), of place, time, or (figuratively) purpose (result, etc.); also in adverbial phrases:--(abundant-)ly, against, among, as, at, (back-)ward, before, by, concerning, + continual, + far more exceeding, for (intent, purpose), fore, + forth, in (among, at, unto, -so much that, -to), to the intent that, + of one mind, + never, of, (up-)on, + perish, + set at one again, (so) that, therefore(-unto), throughout, til, to (be, the end, -ward), (here-)until(-to), ...ward, (where-)fore, with. Often used in composition with the same general import, but only with verbs (etc.) expressing motion (literally or figuratively).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon:



1) into, unto, to, towards, for, among

Part of Speech: preposition

Relation: a primary preposition

Citing in TDNT: 2:420, 211


This word is used 1705 times:

Matthew 2:1: "wise men from the east to Jerusalem,"
Matthew 2:8: "And he sent them to Bethlehem, and said, Go and search"
Matthew 2:11: "And when they were come into the house, they saw the young child"
Matthew 2:12: "to Herod, they departed into their own country another way."
Matthew 2:13: "mother, and flee into Egypt, and be thou there"
Matthew 2:14: "by night, and departed into Egypt:"
Matthew 2:20: "mother, and go into the land of Israel: for they are dead"
Matthew 2:21: "mother, and came into the land of Israel."
Matthew 2:22: "in a dream, he turned aside into the parts of Galilee:"
Matthew 2:23: "And he came and dwelt in a city called Nazareth: that"
Matthew 3:10: "fruit is hewn down, and cast into the fire."
Matthew 3:11: "you with water unto repentance: but he that cometh after"
Matthew 3:12: "gather his wheat into the garner; but he will burn up"
Matthew 4:1: "of the spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of"
Matthew 4:5: "the devil taketh him up into the holy city,"
Matthew 4:8: "the devil taketh him up into an exceeding high mountain,"
Matthew 4:12: "John was cast into prison, he departed into Galilee;"
Matthew 4:13: "Nazareth, he came and dwelt in Capernaum, which is upon the sea coast, in the borders"
Matthew 4:18: "brother, casting a net into the sea: for they were"
Matthew 4:24: "his fame went throughout all Syria: and they brought"
Matthew 5:1: "the multitudes, he went up into a mountain: and when he was set,"
Matthew 5:13: "wherewith shall it be salted? it is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be cast"
Matthew 5:20: "and Pharisees, ye shall in no case enter into the kingdom of heaven."
Matthew 5:22: "whosoever shall say, Thou fool, shall be in danger of hell fire."
Matthew 5:25: "thee to the officer, and thou be cast into prison."
Matthew 5:29: "that thy whole body should be cast into hell."
Matthew 5:30: "that thy whole body should be cast into hell."
Matthew 5:35: "his footstool: neither by Jerusalem; for it is"
Matthew 6:6: "when thou prayest, enter into thy closet, and when thou hast shut"
Matthew 6:13: "lead us not into temptation, but deliver us"
Matthew 6:13: "and the glory, forever. Amen."
Matthew 6:26: " Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow"
Matthew 6:26: "neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your"
Matthew 6:30: "and tomorrow is cast into the oven, shall he not much more"
Matthew 6:34: "Take therefore no thought for the morrow: for the"
Matthew 7:13: "is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be"
Matthew 7:14: "way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be"
Matthew 7:19: "fruit is hewn down, and cast into the fire."
Matthew 7:21: "Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but"
Matthew 8:4: "that Moses commanded, for a testimony unto them."
Matthew 8:5: "And when Jesus was entered into Capernaum, there came unto him a centurion,"
Matthew 8:12: "of the kingdom shall be cast out into outer darkness: there shall be"
Matthew 8:14: "And when Jesus was come into Peter's house, he saw his"
Matthew 8:18: "him, he gave commandment to depart unto the other side."
Matthew 8:23: "And when he was entered into a ship, his disciples followed"
Matthew 8:28: "And when he was come to the other side into the"
Matthew 8:28: "to the other side into the country of the Gergesenes,"
Matthew 8:31: "thou cast us out, suffer us to go away into the herd of swine."
Matthew 8:32: "when they were come out, they went into the herd of swine: and,"
Matthew 8:32: "ran violently down a steep place into the sea, and perished"

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