G2776 κεφαλή - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
the head
the head
(a) the head, (b) met: a corner stone, uniting two walls; head, ruler, lord.
the head (as the part most readily taken hold of), literally or figuratively
Derivation: from the primary κάπτω (in the sense of seizing);

KJV Usage: head.

1) the head, both of men and often of animals. Since the loss of the head destroys life, this word is used in the phrases relating to capital and extreme punishment.
2) metaph. anything supreme, chief, prominent
2a) of persons, master lord: of a husband in relation to his wife
2b) of Christ: the Lord of the husband and of the Church
2c) of things: the corner stone

Probably from the primary word κάπτω kaptō (in the sense of seizing); the head (as the part most readily taken hold of), literally or figuratively

KJV Usage: head.

View how G2776 κεφαλή is used in the Bible

First 30 of 68 occurrences of G2776 κεφαλή

Matthew 5:36
Matthew 6:17
Matthew 8:20
Matthew 10:30
Matthew 14:8
Matthew 14:11
Matthew 21:42
Matthew 26:7
Matthew 27:29
Matthew 27:30
Matthew 27:37
Matthew 27:39
Mark 6:24
Mark 6:25
Mark 6:27
Mark 6:28
Mark 12:10
Mark 14:3
Mark 15:19
Mark 15:29
Luke 7:38
Luke 7:44
Luke 7:46
Luke 9:58
Luke 12:7
Luke 20:17
Luke 21:18
Luke 21:28
John 13:9
John 19:2

Corresponding Hebrew Words

kephale H1538 gulgolet
kephale H4763 meraashot
kephale H5315 nephesh
kephale * H6936 qodqod
kephale H7161 qeren
kephale H7218 rosh