G3957 πάσχα - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
the feast of Passover, the Passover lamb.
the Passover (the meal, the day, the festival or the special sacrifices connected with it)
Derivation: of Chaldee origin (compare H6453);

KJV Usage: Easter, Passover.

πάσχα, τό indecl. (Aram. טַּסְחָא),
[in LXX for פֶּסַח ;]
__1. the festival of the Passover:
Refs Mat.26:2, Mrk.14:1, Luk.22:1, Jhn.2:13, 23 6:4 11:55 12:1 18:39 19:14, Act.12:4, Heb.11:28
; .ἡ ἐορτὴ τοῦ π.,
Refs Luk.2:41, Jhn.13:1
__2. By meton.,
__(a) the paschal supper: ἑτοιμάζειν τὸ π.,
Refs Mat.26:19, Mrk.14:16, Luk.22:8, 13
; ποιεῖν τό π., Mat.26:18;
__(b) the pasohal lamb: θύειν τό π. (
Refs Exo.12:21), Mrk.14:12, Luk.22:7
; of Christ, 1Co.5:7; φαγεῖν τὸ π. (lamb or supper),
Refs Mat.26:17, Mrk.14:12, 14, Luk.22:11, 15, Jhn.18:28
(cf. 2Ch.30:17).†
1) the paschal sacrifice (which was accustomed to be offered for the people's deliverance of old from Egypt)
2) the paschal lamb, i.e. the lamb the Israelites were accustomed to slay and eat on the fourteenth day of the month of Nisan (the first month of their year) in memory of the day on which their fathers, preparing to depart from Egypt, were bidden by God to slay and eat a lamb, and to sprinkle their door posts with its blood, that the destroying angel, seeing the blood, might pass over their dwellings; Christ crucified is likened to the slain paschal lamb
3) the paschal supper
4) the paschal feast, the feast of the Passover, extending from the 14th to the 20th day of the month Nisan

Of Chaldee origin (compare [H6453]); the Passover (the meal, the day, the festival or the special sacrifices connected with it)

KJV Usage: Easter, Passover.

View how G3957 πάσχα is used in the Bible

29 occurrences of G3957 πάσχα

Matthew 26:2 the passover,
Matthew 26:17 the passover?
Matthew 26:18 the passover
Matthew 26:19 the passover.
Mark 14:1 passover,
Mark 14:12 the passover,
Mark 14:12 the passover?
Mark 14:14 the passover
Mark 14:16 the passover.
Luke 2:41 of the passover.
Luke 22:1 the Passover.
Luke 22:7 the passover
Luke 22:8 the passover,
Luke 22:11 the passover
Luke 22:13 the passover.
Luke 22:15 passover
John 2:13 passover
John 2:23 the passover,
John 6:4 the passover,
John 11:55 passover
John 11:55 passover,
John 12:1 the passover
John 13:1 of the passover,
John 18:28 the passover.
John 18:39 the passover:
John 19:14 of the passover,
Acts 12:4 the Passover
1 Corinthians 5:7 passover
Hebrews 11:28 the passover,

Distinct usage

6 the passover,
6 the passover
5 the passover.
4 passover
2 the passover?
2 passover,
2 of the passover,
1 of the passover.
1 the passover:

Corresponding Hebrew Words

pascha H6453 pesach

Related words

G3957 πάσχα

H6453 פּסח pesach

From H6452; a pretermission, that is, exemption; used only technically of the Jewish Passover (the festival or the victim)

KJV Usage: passover (offering).