Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
: prison
Strongs:
g5438
Word:
φυλακή
Tyndale
Word:
φυλακή
Transliteration:
phulakē
Gloss:
: prison
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
φυλακή, -ῆς, ἡ (< φυλάσσω) [in LXX chiefly for מִשְׁמֶרֶת and cogn. forms, also for כֶּלֶא etc;] (a) actively, a guarding, guard, watch (Hom, Plat, Xen, al.): cogn. accusative, φυλάσσειν φυλακάς, to keep watch, Luk.2:8; (b) of those who keep watch (as also Lat. custodia), a guard; pl, sentinels, a guard (Hom, al.): Act.12:10; (with) of the place where persons are kept under guard, a prison (Hdt, Thuc, al.): Mat.14:10, Mrk.6:17, Luk.3:20, Act.5:19, 2Co.6:5, 1Pe.3:19, Rev.18:2, al; (d) of the time during which guard was kept by night (Lest. vigilia; Anthol.), a watch: Mat.14:25 24:43, Mrk.6:48, Luk.12:38 (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
φυλακή
Transliteration:
phulakē
Gloss:
: prison
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
φῠλᾰκ-ή, ἡ, (φύλαξ) watching or guarding, especially by night, φυλακῆς μνήσασθε [Refs 8th c.BC+]; φυλακὰς ἔχειν keep watch and ward, [Refs]; φ. κατέχειν [Refs 5th c.BC+]; φυλακὴ ἔχει αὐτόν watching engages him, variant in [Refs 8th c.BC+] tell an unarmed man to stand on the defensive, i.e. to give commands that cannot be obeyed, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ὅπως ἀφανὴς εἴη ἡ φ. that there might be nothing visible to watch, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; φυλακὰς φυλάξειν keep watch and ward, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; φυλακὰς καταστήσασθαι, κατασκευάσασθαι, [Refs 5th c.BC+] 2) watch or guard, of persons, [NT+5th c.BC+]; φ. τοῦ σώματος a body guard, [Refs 5th c.BC+], etc; garrison of a place or fortress, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἡ ἐν τῇ Ναυπάκτῳ φ, of a squadron of ships, [Refs 5th c.BC+] 2.b) the rank of φύλακες, [Refs 5th c.BC+] 3) station, post, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; Διὸς φ, [Refs 4th c.BC+] name for the centre of the universe, [Refs 4th c.BC+] 4) of time, a watch of the night, ἐπεὰν τῆς νυκτὸς ἦ δευτέρη φ. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; πρώτης φ. ἀρχομένης Wilcken [Refs 3rd c.BC+]; φυλακαῖσι νυκτέροισιν [Refs 5th c.BC+]: of these there were three, accusative to [Refs 5th c.BC+]; but five are mentioned in [Refs 7th c.BC+]; and the Roman division was four, [NT] 5) place for keeping others in, ward, prison, δημοσία φ. [NT+1st c.BC+]; πολιτικὴ φ. the town-prison, [Refs 1st c.AD+] 6) Astrology texts ={ταπείνωμα}, [Refs] II) guarding, keeping, preserving, whether for security or custody, ἐν φυλακῇ ἔχειν τινά [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τὸν Ἰσθμὸν ἔχειν ἐν φ. to keep the Isthmus guarded or occupied, [Refs]; τὸν ἠνείκαντο γλώσσης χαρακτῆρα τοῦτον ἔχειν ἐν φ. to preserve the same character of language, [Refs 6th c.BC+]; στόματος φυλακᾷ κατασχεῖν φθόγγον probably in [Refs 4th c.BC+]; ἐν φ. σχεθέμεν μεγάλᾳ be very ware of, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; φυλακὴν ἔχειν, ={φυλάττεσθαι}, keep guard, be on the watch, περί τινα [Refs 5th c.BC+]; φ. ἔχειν μή. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; φ. λαμβάνειν μή. [Refs 4th c.BC+]; δεινῶς ἦσαν ἐν φυλακῇσι were straitly on their guard, [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.2) custody of property, [Refs 4th c.BC+] II.3) safeguard, τὴν μεγίστην φ. ἀνῄρηκε τῆς πόλεως its chief safeguard, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; δημοκρατίας, μοναρχίας φ, [Refs 5th c.BC+] III) (from middle) precaution, πολλῆς φ. ἔργον [Refs 5th c.BC+] III.2) with genitive, precaution against, εὐλάβεια φ. κακοῦ [Refs 5th c.BC+]
Strongs
Word:
φυλακή
Transliteration:
phylakḗ
Pronounciation:
foo-lak-ay'
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Noun Feminine
Definition:
a guarding or (concretely, guard), the act, the person; figuratively, the place, the condition, or (specially), the time (as a division of day or night), literally or figuratively; cage, hold, (im-)prison(-ment), ward, watch; from g5442 (φυλάσσω);