G1074

γενεά 

Transliteration

genea;

Pronunciation

ghen-eh-ah'

Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from (a presumed derivative of) 1085

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:662

KJV Translation Count — 42x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: generation (37), time (2), age (2), nation (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. fathered, birth, nativity
2. that which has been begotten, men of the same stock, a family
a. the several ranks of natural descent, the successive members of a genealogy
b. metaph. a group of men very like each other in endowments, pursuits, character
1. esp. in a bad sense, a perverse nation
3. the whole multitude of men living at the same time
4. an age (i.e. the time ordinarily occupied by each successive generation), a space of 30-33 years

Strong's Definitions

ghen-eh-ah'; from (a presumed derivative of) (1085) (γένος); a generation; by implication an age (the period or the persons): — age, generation, nation, time.

Concordance Results Using KJV

So all the G1074s from Abraham to David are fourteen G1074s; and from David until the carrying away into Babylon are fourteen G1074s; and from the carrying away into Babylon unto Christ are fourteen G1074s.

KJV

But whereunto shall I liken this G1074? It is like unto children sitting in the markets, and calling unto their fellows,

KJV

But he answered and said unto them, An evil and adulterous G1074 seeketh after a sign; and there shall no sign be given to it, but the sign of the prophet Jonas:

KJV

The men of Nineveh shall rise in judgment with this G1074, and shall condemn it: because they repented at the preaching of Jonas; and, behold, a greater than Jonas is here.

KJV

The queen of the south shall rise up in the judgment with this G1074, and shall condemn it: for she came from the uttermost parts of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and, behold, a greater than Solomon is here.

KJV

Then goeth he, and taketh with himself seven other spirits more wicked than himself, and they enter in and dwell there: and the last state of that man is worse than the first. Even so shall it be also unto this wicked G1074.

KJV

A wicked and adulterous G1074 seeketh after a sign; and there shall no sign be given unto it, but the sign of the prophet Jonas. And he left them, and departed.

KJV

Then Jesus answered and said, O faithless and perverse G1074, how long shall I be with you? how long shall I suffer you? bring him hither to me.

KJV

Verily I say unto you, All these things shall come upon this G1074.

KJV

Verily I say unto you, This G1074 shall not pass, till all these things be fulfilled.

KJV

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