G1654 ἐλεημοσύνη - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
ἐλεημοσύνη
pity, mercy: a charity, alms
Dodson:
ἐλεημοσύνη
alms-giving, charity
abstr: alms-giving, charity; concr: alms, charity.
Strong's:
ἐλεημοσύνη
compassionateness, i.e. (as exercised towards the poor) beneficence, or (concretely) a benefaction
Derivation: from G1656;

KJV Usage: alms(-deeds).

G1656
Thayer:
1) mercy, pity
1a) esp. as exhibited in giving alms, charity
2) the benefaction itself, a donation to the poor, alms


ἐλεημοσύνη
eleēmosunē
el-eh-ay-mos-oo'-nay
From G1656; compassionateness, that is, (as exercised towards the poor) beneficence, or (concretely) a benefaction

KJV Usage: alms (-deeds).


View how G1654 ἐλεημοσύνη is used in the Bible

14 occurrences of G1654 ἐλεημοσύνη

Matthew 6:1
Matthew 6:2
Matthew 6:3
Matthew 6:4
Luke 11:41
Luke 12:33
Acts 3:2
Acts 3:3
Acts 3:10
Acts 9:36
Acts 10:2
Acts 10:4
Acts 10:31
Acts 24:17

Corresponding Hebrew Words

eleemosune H571 emet
eleemosune H2617 chesed
eleemosune H6664 tsedeq
eleemosune H6666 tsedaqah