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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3441 - μόνος

Transliteration
mónos
Phonetics
mon'-os
Origin
probably from (G3306)
Parts of Speech
Adjective
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. alone (without a companion), forsaken, destitute of help, alone, only, merely
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (47)
Matthew
7
Mark
3
Luke
8
John
10
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
2
Galatians
1
Philippians
1
Colossians
1
1 Thessalonians
1
1 Timothy
3
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
1
2 John
1
Jude
2
Revelation
2
NAS (60)
Matthew
10
Mark
4
Luke
10
John
11
Acts
1
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
2
Galatians
3
Philippians
2
Colossians
1
1 Thessalonians
1
1 Timothy
4
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
1
James
2
2 John
1
Jude
2
Revelation
1
HCS (47)
Matthew
7
Mark
4
Luke
8
John
10
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
2
Galatians
1
Philippians
1
Colossians
1
1 Thessalonians
1
1 Timothy
3
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
1
2 John
1
Jude
2
Revelation
1
BSB (47)
Matthew
6
Mark
3
Luke
9
John
10
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
2
Galatians
1
Philippians
2
Colossians
1
1 Thessalonians
1
1 Timothy
3
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
1
2 John
1
Jude
2
Revelation
1
ESV (37)
Matthew
4
Mark
2
Luke
6
John
9
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
2
Galatians
1
Philippians
1
Colossians
1
1 Thessalonians
1
1 Timothy
3
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
1
Revelation
2
WEB (46)
Matthew
6
Mark
3
Luke
8
John
10
Romans
3
1 Corinthians
2
Galatians
1
Philippians
1
Colossians
1
1 Thessalonians
1
1 Timothy
3
2 Timothy
1
Hebrews
1
2 John
1
Jude
2
Revelation
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

μόνος, η, ον, and Ion. μοῦνος, the only form used by Hom. (as in all derivs. exc. μονόω), Hes., and Hdt., also by Pi. P. 9.27, I. 5(4).12, B. 3.80, al., by S. both in iamb. and lyr., by A. only in compd. μουνώψ, by E. only in μούναρχος: Dor. μῶνος Theoc. 2.64, 20.45:

I

1. alone, solitary, μοῦνος ἐὼν πολέσιν μετὰ Καδμείοισιν Il. 4.388; ἢ ὅ γε μοῦνος ἐών Od. 3.217; μούνω ἄνευθ' ἄλλων 16.239: joined with ἐρῆμος, S. Ant. 887, Ph. 470; μόνοι γὰρ ἐσμέν Luc. JTr. 21; ἄνθρωπος πρεσβύτης καὶ μ. BGU 180.23 (ii A.D.); φυγὴ μόνου πρὸς μόνον Plot. 6.9.11.

2. c. gen., σοῦ μόνος bereft of thee, without thee, S. Aj. 511; also μοῦνος ἀπ' ἄλλων h.Merc. 193, S. Ph. 183 (lyr.); ἑτάρων ἄπο μ. A.R. 3.908.

II

1. only, μοῦνον Λαέρτην Ἀρκείσιος υἱὸν ἔτικτε, μοῦνον δ' αὖτ' Ὀδυσῆα πατὴρ τέκεν Od. 16.118, cf. Il. 9.482; μόνης γὰρ σοῦ κλύων ἀνέξεται A. Pers. 838, cf. 632 (anap.), Pr. 425 (lyr.), etc.; χοίνικος μόνας ἁλῶν for a gallon of salt only, Ar. Ach. 814; single, οὐκ ἄρα μοῦνον ἔην Ἐρίδων γένος, ἀλλὰ.. δύω Hes. Op. 11, cf. S. OT 1280; εἷς μοῦνος or μόνος, Hdt. 1.38, S. OT 63: once in Hom., μία μούνη Od. 23.227: joined with αὐτός, αὐτὼ μόνω Pl. Ly. 211c; αὐτοὶ καθ' αὑτοὺς μόνοι Id. Plt. 307e.

2. c. gen., μοῦνος ποταμῶν alone of rivers, Hdt. 2.25, cf. 29; μ. θεῶν γὰρ Θάνατος οὐ δώρων ἐρᾷ A. Fr. 161; μ. τῶν ἄλλων ποιητῶν Lycurg. 102; but μοῦνος πάντων ἀνθρώπων he and no other of all men, Hdt. 1.25; ἀνδρῶν γε μοῦνος he and no other, S. OC 1250, cf. El. 531; ὦ μόνα ὦ φίλα γυναικῶν E. Alc. 460 (lyr.).

3. freq. repeated in the same clause, ξυμπεσὼν μόνος μόνοις S. Aj. 467; Ἕκτορος μόνος μόνου.. ἐναντίος ib. 1283; σὺν τέκνοις μόνη μόνοις E. Med. 513; μόνος μόνῳ D. 18.137.

4. expressing rhetorically pre-eminence in an action or quality, μόνα κατέχεσθαι ποιεῖ are unique for causing possession, Pl. Smp. 215c, cf. 222a, S. OC 261, OT 299, Isoc. 14.57; [ ἐπέδειξε] σαφέστατα μόνος ἀνθρώπων Lys. 24.9.

III Sup. μονώτατος one above all others, Ar. Eq. 352, Pl. 182, Lycurg. 89, Theoc. 15.137, Phld. Rh. 1.350 S. made in one piece, τάπης Edict.Diocl. 19.23. Adv. μόνως, on one condition only, folld. by εἰ, Th. 8.81, X. Mem. 1.5.5, Cyr. 3.2.23; in one way only, Them. in Ph. 29.22, al.; in a unique manner, Dam. Pr. 98: later, simply, only, Phld. Oec. p.53 J., Ph. 1.559, AP 12.254 (Strat.), Iamb. Myst. 4.7, Procl. in Prm. p.479 S.

IV

1. neut. as Adv., μόνον alone, only, οὐχ ἅπαξ μ. A. Pr. 211, etc.: freq. with imper., μ. φύλαξαι Id. Supp. 1012; ἀποκρίνου μ. Pl. Grg. 494d; so μ. Κράτος συγγένοιτό σοι A. Ch. 244; μὴ 'μὲ καταπίῃς μ. E. Cyc. 219, etc.; ἐὰν μ. if only, Arist. Pol. 1292a3; οὐσίαν.., οὐ χωριστὴν μ. only not separable, Id. Metaph. 1025b28.

2. οὐ μόνον.., ἀλλὰ καὶ.. Ar. Eq. 1282, X. Cyr. 1.6.17, etc.; οὐ μ., ἀλλὰ.. S. Ph. 555: μόνον is sts. omitted, μὴ τοὺς ἐγγύς, ἀλλὰ καὶ τοὺς ἄπωθεν Th. 4.92, cf. E. Hipp. 359, Ph. 1480 (lyr.).

3. μόνον οὐ all but, well nigh, Ar. V. 516, D. 19.220, etc.; μόνον οὐκ ἐπὶ ταῖς κεφαλαῖς περιφέρουσι Pl. R. 600d: in codd. freq. written μονονού, Plb. 3.109.2, etc.; μονονουχί D. 1.2, Plb. 3.102.4.

V κατὰ μόνας alone, Th. 1.32, 37, Isa 7.38, Arist. Pol. 1281b34, etc. μόνῃ, = μόνον, Plu. 2.583d codd. (Prob.from Μόν ϝος.)

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

μόνος , -η , -ον ,

[in LXX chiefly for H905;]

1. adj., alone, solitary, forsaken: c. verb., Matthew 14:23, Mark 6:47, Luke 9:36, al.; c. prop., Matthew 18:15, Mark 9:2, al.; c. subst., Mark 9:8, Luke 4:8, al.; pleonast., οὐκ . . . εἰ μὴ μ ., Matthew 12:4, Luke 6:4, al.; attrib., only, ( ) μ . θεις , John 5:44; John 17:3, Romans 16:27, 1 Timothy 1:17, Judges 1:25.

2. As adv.,

(a) neut., μόνον , alone, only: referring to verb or predic., Matthew 9:21, Mark 5:36, James 1:22, al. (v. 131., § 44, 2); οὐ (μὴ ) μ ., Galatians 4:18, James 1:22; οὐ μ . . . . ἀλλά (B1., § 77, 139), Acts 19:26, 1 John 5:6, al.; id. seq. καί (B1., § 81, 12), Romans 5:3; Romans 9:10, 2 Corinthians 8:19, al.;

(b) κατὰ μόνας , alone (B1., § 44, 1), Mark 4:10, Luke 9:18.


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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

This NT ἅπ. εἰρ. (Hebrews 12:8) is found in such passages as P Hib I. 32.15 (return of sheep—B.C. 246) ψιλὰ νόθα ι ̄, ";10 are shorn and half-bred,"; P Petr III. 59 (6).6 (tax-return—iii/ii B.C.) νόθοι ι ̣δ ̣̄, and P Tebt II. 302.24 (A.D. 71–2) τινῶν ἐκ τοῦ ἱεροῦ νόθων, ";certain bastards from the temple,"; in contrast to the legitimate (νόμιμοι) priests : cf. Syll 734 (=.31106).144 (Cos—c. B.C. 300) ἂν δέ τις νόθος ὢν κρ [ιθ ]εὶς γνωσθῆι μετέχειν τῶν ἱερῶ [ν ], μὴ ἐξέστω αὐτῶι μετέχειν τῶν [ἱε ]ρωσυνῶν, and see also the sepulchral inscr. Kaibel. 120.5f.—

ἑξήκοντ᾽ ἔτε [σιν μετ᾽ ἐμῆς ἐβίωσα γυναικός,

]ξ ἧς ἔσχα τέκνα γνήσια κοὐχὶ νόθα.

The word is of doubtful origin.

 

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List of Word Forms
μονα μόνα μονας μόνας μόνη μονην μόνην μονοι μόνοι μονοις μόνοις μονον μόνον μονος μόνος μονοτρόπους μονου μόνου μονους μόνους μονω μόνω μόνῳ μονωτάτη μονώτατοι μονώτατον μονώτατος mona móna monas mónas monen monēn mónen mónēn mono monō monoi mónoi mónōi monois mónois monon mónon monos mónos monou mónou monous mónous
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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