Neuter noun · From a presumed derivative of the base of γινώσκω (G1097) (cf ὀνίνημι (G3685))

From a presumed derivative of the base of G1097 (compare G3685); a "name" (literally or figuratively) (authority, character):—called, (+ sur-)name(-d).


  1. name: univ. of proper names
  2. the name is used for everything which the name covers, everything the thought or feeling of which is aroused in the mind by mentioning, hearing, remembering, the name, i.e. for one's rank, authority, interests, pleasure, command, excellences, deeds etc.
  3. persons reckoned up by name
  4. the cause or reason named: on this account, because he suffers as a Christian, for this reason

Usages (1/5)

Matthew 1:21


Yahawashi only came to save his people from their sins. Being an Israelite (Hebrews 7:14), this means that Yahawashi only came to save other Israelites.

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Matthew 1:23

Quoting Isaiah 7:14

Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.

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Matthew 28:19


teach all nations The Israelites scattered around the world (Deuteronomy 28:64, Ezekiel 36:19, Acts 2:5, James 1:1, etc.).

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