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 alms
Matthew 6:2 thy alms,
Matthew 6:3 alms,
Matthew 6:4 alms
Luke 11:41 alms
Luke 12:33 alms;
Acts 3:2 alms
Acts 3:3 alms.
Acts 3:10 alms
Acts 9:36 almsdeeds
Acts 10:2 alms
Acts 10:4 alms
Acts 10:31 alms
Acts 24:17 alms

Distinct usage

9 alms
1 thy alms,
1 alms,
1 alms;
1 alms.
1 almsdeeds

Corresponding Hebrew Words

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