G4698 σπλάγχνον - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
σπλάγχνον
the inward parts
Dodson:
σπλάγχνα
bowels, compassion, pity
the inward parts; the heart, affections, seat of the feelings.
Strong's:
σπλάγχνον
an intestine (plural); figuratively, pity or sympathy
Derivation: probably strengthened from σπλήν (the "spleen");

KJV Usage: bowels, inward affection, + tender mercy.

TBESG:
σπλάγχνον
affection/entrails
G:N-N
σπλάγχνον, -ου, τό mostly (in NT always) in pl., σπλάγχνα, -ων, τά,
[in LXX: Pro.12:10 (רַחַם, elsewhere rendered by οἰκτιρμοί,
Refs Psa.25:6 40:12
and by ἔλεος,
Refs Isa.47:6), Pro.26:22
(בֶּטֶן),
Refs Wis.10:5, Sir.30:7, 2Ma.9:5
(6), al. ;]
the inward parts (heart, liver, lungs, etc.; Lat. viscera): Act.1:18. Metaph., of the seat of the feelings and of the feelings themselves (in Gk. poets, of anger, anxiety, etc.), the heart, affections (the characteristic LXX and NT reference of the word to feelings of kindness, benevolence and pity, is found in π.; see MM, xxiii; cf. Lft. on
Refs Php.1:8): 2Co.6:12 7:15, Phm 7 12 20, 1Jn.3:17
; σ. οἰκτιρμοῦ, Col.3:12; σ. καὶ οἰκτιρμοὶ, Php.2:1; σ. ἐλέους θεοῦ; ἡμῶν, Luk.1:78; σ. Χριστοῦ Ἰησοῦ, Php.1:8.†
(AS)
Thayer:
1) bowels, intestines, (the heart, lungs, liver, etc.)
1a) bowels
1b) the bowels were regarded as the seat of the more violent passions, such as anger and love; but by the Hebrews as the seat of the tenderer affections, esp. kindness, benevolence, compassion; hence our heart (tender mercies, affections, etc.)
1c) a heart in which mercy resides


σπλάγχνον
splagchnon
splangkh'-non
Probably strengthened from σπλήν
splēn
(the “spleen”); an intestine (plural); figuratively pity or sympathy

KJV Usage: bowels, inward affection, + tender mercy.


View how G4698 σπλάγχνον is used in the Bible

11 occurrences of G4698 σπλάγχνον

Luke 1:78 feelings of compassion
Acts 1:18 bowels
2 Corinthians 6:12 affections.
2 Corinthians 7:15 affection
Philippians 1:8 the affection
Philippians 2:1 affection
Colossians 3:12 tender
Philemon 1:7 the feelings of compassion
Philemon 1:12 feelings of compassion:
Philemon 1:20 feelings of compassion
1 John 3:17 compassions

Distinct usage

2 affection
2 feelings of compassion
1 affections.
1 tender
1 bowels
1 compassions
1 feelings of compassion:
1 the feelings of compassion
1 the affection

Corresponding Hebrew Words

splagchnon H990 beten
splagchnon H7356 racham


Related words

G4698 σπλάγχνον

G2155 εὔσπλαγχνος
εὔσπλαγχνος
eusplagchnos
yoo'-splangkh-nos
From G2095 and G4698; well compassioned, that is, sympathetic

KJV Usage: pitiful, tender-hearted.


G4184 πολύσπλαγχνος
πολύσπλαγχνος
polusplagchnos
pol-oo'-splankh-nos
From G4183 and G4698 (figuratively), extremely compassionate

KJV Usage: very pitiful.


G4697 σπλαγχνίζομαι
σπλαγχνίζομαι
splagchnizomai
splangkh-nid'-zom-ahee
Middle voice from G4698; to have the bowels yearn, that is, (figuratively) feel sympathy, to pity

KJV Usage: have (be moved with) compassion.