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:

Matthew 11:1: "to teach and to preach in their cities."
Matthew 11:2: "Now when John had heard in the prison the works"
Matthew 11:6: "he, whosoever shall not be offended in me."
Matthew 11:8: "for to see? A man clothed in soft raiment? behold, they that wear"
Matthew 11:8: "they that wear soft clothing are in kings' houses."
Matthew 11:11: "Verily I say unto you, Among them that are born of women there hath not risen"
Matthew 11:11: "Baptist: notwithstanding he that is least in the kingdom of heaven is"
Matthew 11:16: "like unto children sitting in the markets, and calling unto their"
Matthew 11:20: "he to upbraid the cities wherein most of his mighty works"
Matthew 11:21: "the mighty works, which were done in you, had been done in Tyre"
Matthew 11:21: "in you, had been done in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented"
Matthew 11:21: "Sidon, they would have repented long ago in sackcloth and ashes."
Matthew 11:22: "for Tyre and Sidon at the day of judgment, than for you."
Matthew 11:23: "the mighty works, which have been done in thee, had been done in Sodom,"
Matthew 11:23: "in thee, had been done in Sodom, it would have remained until this day."
Matthew 11:24: "more tolerable for the land of Sodom, in the day of judgment, than for thee."
Matthew 11:25: " At that time Jesus answered and said, I thank thee,"
Matthew 12:1: " At that time Jesus went on the sabbath day through"
Matthew 12:2: "that which is not lawful to do upon the sabbath day."
Matthew 12:5: "Or have ye not read in the law, how that on the"
Matthew 12:5: "sabbath days the priests in the temple profane the"
Matthew 12:19: "hear his voice in the streets."
Matthew 12:21: "And in his name shall the Gentiles trust."
Matthew 12:24: "cast out devils, but by Beelzebub the prince of the devils."
Matthew 12:27: "And if I by Beelzebub cast out devils, by"
Matthew 12:27: "Beelzebub cast out devils, by whom do your children cast them out?"
Matthew 12:28: "I cast out devils by the Spirit of God, then the"
Matthew 12:32: "Ghost, it shall not be forgiven him, neither in this world,"
Matthew 12:32: "neither in this world, neither in the world to come."
Matthew 12:36: "shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment."
Matthew 12:40: "and three nights in the whale's belly; so"
Matthew 12:40: "and three nights in the heart of the earth."
Matthew 12:41: "The men of Nineveh shall rise in judgment with this generation,"
Matthew 12:42: "The queen of the south shall rise up in the judgment with this"
Matthew 12:50: "of my Father which is in heaven, the same is my"
Matthew 13:3: "he spake many things unto them in parables, saying, Behold, a sower"
Matthew 13:10: "Why speakest thou unto them in parables?"
Matthew 13:13: "Therefore speak I to them in parables: because they seeing"
Matthew 13:19: "one, and catcheth away that which was sown in his heart. This is"
Matthew 13:21: "hath he not root in himself, but endureth for a while:"
Matthew 13:24: "which sowed good seed in his field:"
Matthew 13:27: "thou sow good seed in thy field? from whence then"
Matthew 13:30: "the harvest: and in the time of harvest I will say"
Matthew 13:31: "took, and sowed in his field:"
Matthew 13:32: "come and lodge in the branches thereof."
Matthew 13:34: "Jesus unto the multitude in parables; and without a parable"
Matthew 13:35: "I will open my mouth in parables; I will utter things which have been kept secret from"
Matthew 13:40: "in the fire; so shall it be in the end of this world."
Matthew 13:43: "as the sun in the kingdom of their Father."
Matthew 13:44: "like unto treasure hid in a field; the which when a man hath found,"

©Copyright 1992-2019 Church of the Great God.   Contact C.G.G. if you have questions or comments.
E-mail This Page