Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #1722: en (pronounced en)

a primary preposition denoting (fixed) position (in place, time or state), and (by implication) instrumentality (medially or constructively), i.e. a relation of rest (intermediate between 1519 and 1537); "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) preposition.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon:



1) in, by, with etc.

Part of Speech: preposition

Relation: a primary preposition denoting (fixed) position (in place, time or state), and (by implication) instrumentality (medially or constructively), i.e. a relation of rest (intermediate between G1519 and G1537)

Citing in TDNT: 2:537, 233


This word is used 2731 times:

Acts 18:24: "man, and mighty in the Scriptures, came to"
Acts 18:26: "he began to speak boldly in the synagogue: whom"
Acts 19:1: "it came to pass, that, while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul having passed through the"
Acts 19:9: "disciples, disputing daily in the school of one"
Acts 19:16: "And the man in whom the evil spirit"
Acts 19:21: "were ended, Paul purposed in the spirit, when he had passed through Macedonia"
Acts 19:39: "concerning other matters, it shall be determined in a lawful assembly."
Acts 20:5: "going before tarried for us at Troas."
Acts 20:7: "And upon the first day of the week, when the disciples"
Acts 20:8: "there were many lights in the upper chamber, where they were"
Acts 20:10: "for his life is in him."
Acts 20:15: "at Samos, and tarried at Trogyllium; and the next"
Acts 20:16: "would not spend the time in Asia: for he hasted, if"
Acts 20:19: "temptations, which befell me by the lying in wait of the Jews:"
Acts 20:22: "knowing the things that shall befall me there:"
Acts 20:25: "that ye all, among whom I have gone preaching the"
Acts 20:28: "to all the flock, over the which the Holy Ghost"
Acts 20:32: "to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified."
Acts 21:11: "So shall the Jews at Jerusalem bind the man"
Acts 21:19: "particularly what things God had wrought among the Gentiles"
Acts 21:27: "Asia, when they saw him in the temple, stirred up all"
Acts 21:29: "seen before with him in the city Trophimus an Ephesian,"
Acts 21:34: "And some cried one thing, some another, among the multitude:"
Acts 22:3: "a man which am a Jew, born in Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, yet brought up"
Acts 22:3: "a city in Cilicia, yet brought up in this city at the"
Acts 22:17: "even while I prayed in the temple, I was"
Acts 22:17: "temple, I was in a trance;"
Acts 22:18: "Make haste, and get thee quickly out of Jerusalem: for"
Acts 23:6: "other Pharisees, he cried out in the council, Men and brethren,"
Acts 23:9: "We find no evil in this man: but if"
Acts 23:11: "thou hast testified of me in Jerusalem, so must thou"
Acts 23:35: "he commanded him to be kept in Herod's judgment hall."
Acts 24:11: "yet but twelve days since I went up to"
Acts 24:12: "they neither found me in the temple disputing with"
Acts 24:12: "raising up the people, neither in the synagogues, nor"
Acts 24:16: "And herein do I exercise myself, to have always a conscience"
Acts 24:18: " Whereupon certain Jews from Asia found"
Acts 24:18: "Asia found me purified in the temple, neither"
Acts 24:20: "here say, if they have found any evil doing in me, while I stood"
Acts 24:21: "that I cried standing among them, Touching the resurrection"
Acts 25:4: "answered, that Paul should be kept at Caesarea, and that he himself would"
Acts 25:4: "that he himself would depart shortly"
Acts 25:5: "Let them therefore, said he, which among you are able, go down with me, and accuse"
Acts 25:5: "man, if there be any wickedness in him."
Acts 25:6: "And when he had tarried among them more than ten days,"
Acts 25:24: "have dealt with me, both at Jerusalem, and also here, crying"
Acts 26:4: "my youth, which was at the first among mine own nation at"
Acts 26:4: "the first among mine own nation at Jerusalem, know all"
Acts 26:7: "which promise our twelve tribes, instantly serving God day and"
Acts 26:10: "Which thing I also did in Jerusalem: and many of the"

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