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.
how!
Strongs:
g4459
Word:
πῶς
Tyndale
Word:
πῶς
Transliteration:
pōs
Gloss:
how!
Morphhology:
Greek, Interogative
Definition:
πῶς, interrog. adv., correl. of ὅπως, 1) prop, in direct questions, how?: with indic, Mat.12:29, Mrk.3:23, Luk.11:18, Jhn.3:4, al; καὶ π, Mrk.4:13, Luk.20:44; π. οὖν, Mat.12:26; π. οὐ, Mat.16:11, Luk.12:56; in deliberative questions (cf. Bl, §64, 6), with subjc, Mat.23:33 26:54; π. οὖν, Rom.10:14; π. δέ, Rom.10:14, 15; before ἄν, with optative, Act.8:31. 2) As sometimes in cl. but more freq. and increasingly so in late writers (see WM, §57, 2; Bl, §70, 2; Thumb, MGr., 192; Jannaris, Gr., App., vi, 13f.), = ὅπως, ὥς; (a) in indirect discourse: with indic, Mat.6:28, Mrk.12:41, Luk.8:36, Jhn.9:15, Act.9:27, al; with subjc, Mrk.11:18, Luk.12:11; (b) in exclamations: Mat.21:20, Mrk.10:23, 24 Luk.12:50 18:24, Jhn.11:36. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
πῶς
Transliteration:
pōs
Gloss:
how!
Morphhology:
Greek, Interogative
Definition:
πῶς, Ionic dialect κῶς, interrogative adverb of Manner, how? [Refs 8th c.BC+]; sometimes to express displeasure, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; to express astonishment or doubt, π. εἶπα; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. λέγει; [Refs]; π. φῄ; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. τοῦτ᾽ ἔλεξα; [Refs 4th c.BC+]; π. τοῦτ᾽ εἶπες α; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; also π. μὴ φῶμεν; surely we must, [Refs] b) in dialogue, to ask explanation, with a repetition of a word used by the previous speaker, δίκαια— Answ. π. δίκαι; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; μὴ δίκαιος ὤν—Answ. π. μὴ δίκαιο; [Refs]; συμβολάς—Answ. π. συμβολά; [Refs 2nd c.AD+]; πῶς alone, how so, π, ὅς γε; [Refs 5th c.BC+] 2) with a second interrogative in the same clause, π. ἐκ τίνος νεώς ποτε. ἥκετ; how and by what ship? [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. τί τοῦτο λέγει; how say you and what? [Refs 5th c.BC+] 3) with genitive modi, π. ἀγῶνος ἥκομε; how are we come off in it? [Refs 5th c.BC+] 4) with Verbs of selling, how? at what price? π. ὁ σῖτος ὤνιο; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; τὰ δ᾽ ἄλφιθ᾽ ὑμῖν π. ἐπώλου;—Answ. τεττάρων δραχμῶν. τὸν κόφινον [Refs 5th c.BC+] II) with other Particles, π. ἂν; π. κε (ν); how possibly? π. ἂν ἔπειτ᾽ ἀπὸ σεῖο. λιποίμην οἶο; [Refs 8th c.BC+]; π. ἂν γένοιτ᾽ ἂν. ποδῶν ἔκμακτρο; [Refs 5th c.BC+]: so with indicative, [Refs 8th c.BC+] II.b) in Trag, π. ἄν with optative is frequently used to express a wish, O how might it be? i.e. would that it might! π. ἂν θάνοιμ; π. ἂν ὀλοίμη; etc, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; rare in Comedy texts, [Refs 5th c.BC+] (a trace of this usage appears in [LXX+8th c.BC+]; also with aorist subjunctive (without ἄν), π. κοιμηθ; [Refs 2nd c.AD+]; π. μή μοι μέγας λέων ἐπιφαν; [Refs 2nd c.AD+]; with present, π. μὴ χρῄζ; M.Ant. [prev. cited] II.2) π. ἄρα; in reply, how then? π. τ᾽ ἄρ᾽ ἴω; [Refs 8th c.BC+] II.3) π. γὰρ; also in reply, as if something had gone before, [that cannot be], for how can? [Refs 8th c.BC+]; π. γὰρ κάτοιδ; [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.4) π. δὲ; to introduce a strong objection, π. δὲ σὺ νῦν μέμονας, κύον ἀδδεές; [Refs 8th c.BC+]; δόξει δὲ π; [Refs 4th c.BC+] II.5) π. δ; how in the world? π. δὴ φῂς πολέμοιο μεθιέμε; [Refs 8th c.BC+]; also π. γὰρ δή; [Refs 8th c.BC+]; π. δῆτα; [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.6) π. καὶ; just how? [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. δὲ καὶ; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; but καὶ π; to introduce an objection, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; alone, but how? impossible! [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.7) π. οὐ; how not so? i.e. surely it is so. , π. οὐ δεινὰ εἴργασθ; [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.8) π. οὖν; like{π. ἄρα.}; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. ἂν οὖν. with optative, [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.9) π. ποτε; how ever? [Refs 5th c.BC+] III) πῶς followed by several of the abovenamed Particles is frequently used in elliptical sentences, as, III.1) π. γά; inserted parenthesis in a negative sentence, for how is it possible? how can or could it be? hence in emphatic denial, κἀγὼ μὲν οὐκ ἔδρασα, τοῦτ᾽ ἐπίσταμαι, οὐδ᾽ αὖ σύ· π. γά; [Refs]; οὐκ ἀπορῶν (π. γά;), ὅς γε. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; οὐδ᾽ ἐπὶ τὴν ἑστίαν καταφυγών (π. γὰρ ἄ;), ὅστις. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. γὰρ ο; how can it but be? i.e. it must be so, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. γά; (i.e. ἄλλως ἔχει) is so used in [Refs 5th c.BC+] III.2) π. δ; how so? [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. δῆτ; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. δα; [Refs 5th c.BC+] III.3) π. δ᾽ ο; like{π. γὰρ οὔ}; (see.[Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. δ᾽ οὐχ; [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. δ᾽ οὐκ ἄν; [Refs 4th c.BC+] III.4) π. οὖ; how then? how next? [Refs 5th c.BC+]; π. οὖν ἄν; [Refs 5th c.BC+] III.5) π. δοκεῖ; parenthesis, in conversation, how think you? hence (losing all interrogative force),= λίαν, wonderfully, [Refs 5th c.BC+] IV) π. in indirect questions for ὅπως, [Refs 5th c.BC+] V) in exclamations, ὦ π. πονηρόν ἐστιν ἀνθρώπου φύσις τὸ σύνολον [Refs 4th c.BC+]; π. παραχρῆμα ἐξηράνθη! [NT]; π. δυσκόλως! [NT]
Strongs
Word:
πῶς
Transliteration:
pōs
Pronounciation:
poce
Language:
Greek
Definition:
an interrogative particle of manner; in what way? (sometimes the question is indirect, how?); also as exclamation, how much!; how, after (by) what manner (means), that; adverb from the base of g4226 (ποῦ);