26For you see your calling, brothers, that not many are wise according to the flesh, not many mighty, and not many noble;
For
StrongsID:
g1063
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
γάρ
Transliteration:
gár
Pronounciation:
gar
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle; properly, assigning a reason (used in argument, explanation or intensification; often with other particles):--and, as, because (that), but, even, for, indeed, no doubt, seeing, then, therefore, verily, what, why, yet.
ye
see
StrongsID:
g991
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
βλέπω
Transliteration:
blépō
Pronounciation:
blep'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primary verb; to look at (literally or figuratively):--behold, beware, lie, look (on, to), perceive, regard, see, sight, take heed. Compare ὀπτάνομαι.
your
StrongsID:
g5216
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ὑμῶν
Transliteration:
hymōn
Pronounciation:
hoo-mone'
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
genitive case of ὑμεῖς; of (from or concerning) you:--ye, you, your (own, -selves).
calling
StrongsID:
g2821
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
κλῆσις
Transliteration:
klēsis
Pronounciation:
klay'-sis
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from a shorter form of καλέω; an invitation (figuratively):--calling.
brethren
StrongsID:
g80
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἀδελφός
Transliteration:
adelphós
Pronounciation:
ad-el-fos'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from Α (as a connective particle) and (the womb); a brother (literally or figuratively) near or remote (much like Α):--brother.
how
that
StrongsID:
g3754
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ὅτι
Transliteration:
hóti
Pronounciation:
hot'-ee
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
neuter of ὅστις as conjunction; demonstrative, that (sometimes redundant); causative, because:--as concerning that, as though, because (that), for (that), how (that), (in) that, though, why.
not
StrongsID:
g3756
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
οὐ
Transliteration:
ou
Pronounciation:
ookh
Part of Speech:
Particle, Negative
Strongs Glossary:
a primary word; the absolute negative (compare μή) adverb; no or not:--+ long, nay, neither, never, no (X man), none, (can-)not, + nothing, + special, un(-worthy), when, + without, + yet but. See also οὐ μή, μῆκος.
many
StrongsID:
g4183
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
πολύς
Transliteration:
polýs
Pronounciation:
pol-oos'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
including the forms from the alternate ; (singular) much (in any respect) or (plural) many; neuter (singular) as adverbial, largely; neuter (plural) as adverb or noun often, mostly, largely:--abundant, + altogether, common, + far (passed, spent), (+ be of a) great (age, deal, -ly, while), long, many, much, oft(-en (-times)), plenteous, sore, straitly. Compare πλεῖστος, πλείων.
wise
men
StrongsID:
g4680
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
σοφός
Transliteration:
sophós
Pronounciation:
sof-os'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
akin to (clear); wise (in a most general application):--wise. Compare φρόνιμος.
after
StrongsID:
g2596
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
κατά
Transliteration:
katá
Pronounciation:
kat-ah'
Part of Speech:
Preposition
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle; (prepositionally) down (in place or time), in varied relations (according to the case (genitive, dative or accusative) with which it is joined):--about, according as (to), after, against, (when they were) X alone, among, and, X apart, (even, like) as (concerning, pertaining to touching), X aside, at, before, beyond, by, to the charge of, (charita-)bly, concerning, + covered, (dai-)ly, down, every, (+ far more) exceeding, X more excellent, for, from … to, godly, in(-asmuch, divers, every, -to, respect of), … by, after the manner of, + by any means, beyond (out of) measure, X mightily, more, X natural, of (up-)on (X part), out (of every), over against, (+ your) X own, + particularly, so, through(-oughout, -oughout every), thus, (un-)to(-gether, -ward), X uttermost, where(-by), with. In composition it retains many of these applications, and frequently denotes opposition, distribution, or intensity.
the
flesh
StrongsID:
g4561
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
σάρξ
Transliteration:
sárx
Pronounciation:
sarx
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
probably from the base of σαρόω; flesh (as stripped of the skin), i.e. (strictly) the meat of an animal (as food), or (by extension) the body (as opposed to the soul (or spirit), or as the symbol of what is external, or as the means of kindred), or (by implication) human nature (with its frailties (physically or morally) and passions), or (specially), a human being (as such):--carnal(-ly, + -ly minded), flesh(-ly).
not
StrongsID:
g3756
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
οὐ
Transliteration:
ou
Pronounciation:
ookh
Part of Speech:
Particle, Negative
Strongs Glossary:
a primary word; the absolute negative (compare μή) adverb; no or not:--+ long, nay, neither, never, no (X man), none, (can-)not, + nothing, + special, un(-worthy), when, + without, + yet but. See also οὐ μή, μῆκος.
many
StrongsID:
g4183
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
πολύς
Transliteration:
polýs
Pronounciation:
pol-oos'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
including the forms from the alternate ; (singular) much (in any respect) or (plural) many; neuter (singular) as adverbial, largely; neuter (plural) as adverb or noun often, mostly, largely:--abundant, + altogether, common, + far (passed, spent), (+ be of a) great (age, deal, -ly, while), long, many, much, oft(-en (-times)), plenteous, sore, straitly. Compare πλεῖστος, πλείων.
mighty
StrongsID:
g1415
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
δυνατός
Transliteration:
dynatós
Pronounciation:
doo-nat-os'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
from δύναμαι; powerful or capable (literally or figuratively); neuter possible:--able, could, (that is) mighty (man), possible, power, strong.
not
StrongsID:
g3756
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
οὐ
Transliteration:
ou
Pronounciation:
ookh
Part of Speech:
Particle, Negative
Strongs Glossary:
a primary word; the absolute negative (compare μή) adverb; no or not:--+ long, nay, neither, never, no (X man), none, (can-)not, + nothing, + special, un(-worthy), when, + without, + yet but. See also οὐ μή, μῆκος.
many
StrongsID:
g4183
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
πολύς
Transliteration:
polýs
Pronounciation:
pol-oos'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
including the forms from the alternate ; (singular) much (in any respect) or (plural) many; neuter (singular) as adverbial, largely; neuter (plural) as adverb or noun often, mostly, largely:--abundant, + altogether, common, + far (passed, spent), (+ be of a) great (age, deal, -ly, while), long, many, much, oft(-en (-times)), plenteous, sore, straitly. Compare πλεῖστος, πλείων.
noble
StrongsID:
g2104
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
εὐγενής
Transliteration:
eugenḗs
Pronounciation:
yoog-en'-ace
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
from εὖ and γίνομαι; well born, i.e. (literally) high in rank, or (figuratively) generous:--more noble, nobleman.
are
called