G1752 ἕνεκα - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
ἕνεκα
on account of, for the sake of, because of, for
Dodson:
ἕνεκεν
for the sake of, on account of, wherefore
for the sake of, on account of, on account of which, wherefore, on account of what, why.
Strong's:
ἕνεκα
or ἕνεκεν or εἵνεκεν on account of
Derivation: of uncertain affinity;

KJV Usage: because, for (cause, sake), (where-)fore, by reason of, that.

Thayer:
1) on account of, for the sake of, for
2) for this cause, therefore


ἕνεκα, ἕνεκεν, εἵνεκεν
heneka heneken heineken
hen'-ek-ah, hen'-ek-en, hi'-nek-en
Of uncertain affinity; on account of

KJV Usage: because, for (cause, sake), (where-) fore, by reason of, that.


View how G1752 ἕνεκα is used in the Bible

28 occurrences of G1752 ἕνεκα

Matthew 5:10 for
Matthew 5:11 because of
Matthew 10:18 for my
Matthew 10:39 sake
Matthew 16:25 for
Matthew 16:25 sake
Matthew 19:5 cause
Matthew 19:29 sake,
Mark 8:35 for
Mark 10:7 {\cf6 For this cause
Mark 10:29 sake,
Mark 13:9 sake,
Luke 4:18 because
Luke 6:22 sake.
Luke 9:24 sake,
Luke 18:29 for
Luke 18:29 the sake
Luke 21:12 for
Luke 21:12 sake.
Acts 19:32 why
Acts 26:21 For
Acts 28:20 you: because that
Romans 8:36 sake
Romans 14:20 For the sake of
2 Corinthians 3:10 by reason
2 Corinthians 7:12 for his cause
2 Corinthians 7:12 for his cause
2 Corinthians 7:12 that

Distinct usage

6 for
4 sake,
3 sake
2 sake.
2 for his cause
1 because of
1 for my
1 cause
1 {\cf6 For this cause
1 because
1 the sake
1 why
1 you: because that
1 For the sake of
1 by reason
1 that