Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #3376: men (pronounced mane)

a primary word; a month:--month.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon:



1) a month

2) the time of the new moon, new moon (the first day of each month, when the new moon appeared was a festival among the Hebrews)

Part of Speech: noun masculine

Relation: a primary word

Citing in TDNT: 4:638, 591


This word is used 18 times:

Luke 1:24: "hid herself five months, saying,"
Luke 1:26: "in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent"
Luke 1:36: "this is the sixth month with her, who was called barren."
Luke 1:56: "her about three months, and returned to her own"
Luke 4:25: "years and six months, when great famine was"
Acts 7:20: "father's house three months:"
Acts 18:11: "there a year and six months, teaching the word of God"
Acts 19:8: "and spake boldly for the space of three months, disputing and persuading the things"
Acts 20:3: "And there abode three months. And when the Jews laid wait for"
Acts 28:11: "And after three months we departed in a ship of Alexandria,"
Galatians 4:10: "Ye observe days, and months, and times, and years."
James 5:17: "by the space of three years and six months."
Revelation 9:5: "that they should be tormented five months: and their torment was the torment"
Revelation 9:10: "was to hurt men five months."
Revelation 9:15: "and a day, and a month, and a year, for to slay"
Revelation 11:2: "city shall they tread under foot forty and two months."
Revelation 13:5: "unto him to continue forty and two months."
Revelation 22:2: "manner of fruits, and yielded her fruit every month:"

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