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.
half
Strongs:
g2255
Word:
ἥμισυς
Tyndale
Word:
ἥμισυς
Transliteration:
hēmisus
Gloss:
half
Morphhology:
Greek, Adjective
Definition:
ἥμισυς, -εια, -υ genitive, -ους (late, as in π, for cl, -εος Bl, § 8, 4; Mayser, 294), n. p1, ἡμίσια (Rec, cl, -εια), [in LXX for חֵצִי, מַחֲצִית;] half; 1) as adj, agreeing in gender and number with the substantive following, τὰ ἡμίσια τ. ὑταρχόντων, Luk.19:8. 2) As neut. subst, τὸ ἥμισυ, the half; ἥ. (anarth.), a half: with genitive, ἥ. καιροῦ, Rev.12:14; ἕως ἡμίσους τ. βασιλείας μου, Mrk.6:23; after a cardinal number, ἡμέρας τρεῖς κ. ἥμισυ, Rev.11:9, 11. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ἥμισυς
Transliteration:
hēmisus
Gloss:
half
Morphhology:
Greek, Adjective
Definition:
ἥμῐσυς, εια, υ, genitive ἡμίσεος [Refs 5th c.BC+] is sometimes a variant, as in [Refs 5th c.BC+] [same places], and is found in later writers, as [Refs 5th c.BC+]; later contraction ἡμίσους [LXX+8th c.BC+], Attic dialect ἡμίσεις [Refs 5th c.BC+], etc: Ionic dialect feminine ἡμίσεᾰ [Refs 5th c.BC+]), accusative plural -έας [Refs 5th c.BC+]: ἥμυσυς (assim.), [Refs 5th c.BC+], etc: neuter ἥμισον, τό, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; also ἥμισσον, τό, [Refs 4th c.BC+]: accusative plural τοὺς ἡμίσους [Refs]:—half, I) as adjective, ἡμίσεες λαοί half the people, ἡ. δ᾽ ἄρα λαοὶ ἐρητύοντο. ἡ. δ᾽ ἀναβάντες ἐλαύνομεν [Refs 8th c.BC+] as substantive (see.[Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἥμισυς λόγος half the tale, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; τὸ ἥμισυ τεῖχος [Refs 5th c.BC+] half of what he intended, [Refs 5th c.BC+]. 'half-and-half', [Refs] I.2) in Prose also with the substantive in genitive and giving its gender and number to ἥμισυς, τῶν νήσων τὰς ἡμισέας [Refs 5th c.BC+]; αἱ ἡμίσειαι τῶν νεῶν half of the ships, [Refs 5th c.BC+]. half of them, [Refs 5th c.BC+] II) as substantive in neuter, ἥ. τιμῆς, ἐνάρων, ἀρετῆς[Refs 8th c.BC+]; τὸ μὲν, τὸ δ᾽ ἥ. [Refs 8th c.BC+]; ἐν ἡμίσει τῆς νυκτός at midnight, [LXX+8th c.BC+]; θἤμισυ [Refs 5th c.BC+]: indeclinable, ἀπὸ τοῦ ἥ. [LXX]; τῷ ἥ. φυλῆς[LXX+5th c.BC+]; ῥαφανίδων τὰ ἡ. Thphr.[same place]: after Numerals, ἐν δυοῖν καὶ ἡμίσει ἡμέρας [Refs 1st c.BC+]: indeclinable, τριῶν ἥμισυ σταδίων [Refs 1st c.BC+]: as adverb, ἥ. μὲν νύμφην, ἥ. δ᾽ αὖτε ὄφιν [Refs 8th c.BC+]: so in plural, τὰ μὲν ἡμίσεα φιλόπονος, τὰ δὲ ἡ. ἄπονος [Refs 5th c.BC+]. not half, [Refs 5th c.BC+] adverb ἡμισέως half-done, [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.b) ἥμισυ, τό,= ἡμίεκτον, [Refs 5th c.AD+] II.2) _feminine_, ἡ ἡμίσεια (i.e. μοῖρα), τῇ ἡμισείᾳ τῆς γῆς [Refs 5th c.BC+]; οὐ γὰρ ἐφ᾽ ἡμισείᾳ χρηστὸν εἶναι δεῖ by halves, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; enlarged from ἡμι.)
Strongs
Word:
ἥμισυ
Transliteration:
hḗmisy
Pronounciation:
hay'-mee-soo
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Adjective
Definition:
(as noun) half; half; neuter of a derivative from an inseparable prefix akin to g260 (ἅμα) (through the idea of partition involved in connection) and meaning semi-;