Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:397
KJV Translation Count — 27x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. strong, mighty
a. of living beings
1. strong either in body or in mind
2. of one who has strength of soul to sustain the attacks of Satan, strong and therefore exhibiting many excellences
b. on inanimate things
1. strong, violent, forcibly uttered, firm, sure
is-khoo-ros'; from (2479) (ἰσχύς); forcible (literal or figurative): — boisterous, mighty (-ier), powerful, strong (-er, man), valiant.
Concordance Results Using KJV
I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance: but he that cometh after me is mightier than I, whose shoes I am not worthy to bear: he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost, and with fire:
Or else how can one enter into a G2478 G2478's house, and spoil his goods, except he first bind the G2478 G2478? and then he will spoil his house.
But when he saw the wind G2478, he was afraid; and beginning to sink, he cried, saying, Lord, save me.
And preached, saying, There cometh one mightier than I after me, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to stoop down and unloose.
No G2478 can enter into a G2478 G2478's house, and spoil his goods, except he will first bind the G2478 G2478; and then he will spoil his house.
John answered, saying unto them all, I indeed baptize you with water; but one mightier than I cometh, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to unloose: he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost and with fire:
When a G2478 G2478 armed keepeth his palace, his goods are in peace:
But when a G2478er than he shall come upon him, and overcome him, he taketh from him all his armour wherein he trusted, and divideth his spoils.
And when he had spent all, there arose a G2478 famine in that land; and he began to be in want.
Because the foolishness of God is wiser than men; and the weakness of God is G2478er than men.