The Bible

Old Testament

New Testament

Give Us Feedback

Ἠλίας (Elias, 2243)

Meanings

Elijah, For Elijah, of Elijah

Greek-English Concordance: 29 verses

  Greek (NLG) English (NLT)
Matt.11:14 14καὶ εἰ θέλετε δέξασθαι, αὐτός ἐστιν Ἠλείας, μέλλων ἔρχεσθαι. 14 And if you are willing to accept what I say , he is Elijah , the one the prophets said would come .  * 
Matt.16:14 14οἱ δὲ εἶπαν, Οἱ μὲν Ἰωάνην τὸν Βαπτιστήν, ἄλλοι δὲ Ἠλείαν, ἕτεροι δὲ Ἰερεμίαν ἕνα τῶν προφητῶν. 14 Well , they replied , some say John the Baptist , some say Elijah , and others say Jeremiah or one of the other prophets .
Matt.17:3 3καὶ ἰδού, ὤφθη αὐτοῖς Μωυσῆς καὶ Ἠλείας συλλαλοῦντες μετ᾽ αὐτοῦ. 3 Suddenly , Moses and Elijah appeared {RPT} and began talking with Jesus .
Matt.17:4 4ἀποκριθεὶς δὲ Πέτρος εἶπεν τῷ Ἰησοῦ, Κύριε, καλόν ἐστιν ἡμᾶς ὧδε εἶναι. εἰ θέλεις, ποιήσω ὧδε τρεῖς σκηνάς— σοί μίαν, καὶ Μωυσεῖ μίαν, καὶ Ἠλείᾳ μίαν. 4 {NEQ} {NEQ} Peter exclaimed {NEQ} {RPT} , Lord , it’s wonderful for us to be here ! If you want , I’ll make {RPT} three shelters as memorials  *  one for you , {NEQ} one for Moses , and one for Elijah .
Matt.17:10 10καὶ ἐπηρώτησαν αὐτὸν οἱ μαθηταὶ λέγοντες, Τί οὖν οἱ γραμματεῖς λέγουσιν ὅτι Ἠλείαν δεῖ ἐλθεῖν πρῶτον; 10 Then his disciples asked him , {NEQ} Why do the teachers of religious law insist that Elijah must return before the Messiah comes ?  * 
Matt.17:11 11 δὲ ἀποκριθεὶς εἶπεν, Ἠλείας μὲν ἔρχεται καὶ ἀποκαταστήσει πάντα. 11 {NEQ} Jesus replied , Elijah is indeed coming first {NEQ} to get everything ready .
Matt.17:12 12λέγω δὲ ὑμῖν, ὅτι Ἠλείας ἤδη ἦλθεν, καὶ οὐκ ἐπέγνωσαν αὐτόν, ἀλλὰ ἐποίησαν ἐν αὐτῷ ὅσα ἠθέλησαν. οὕτως καὶ υἱὸς τοῦ ἀνθρώπου μέλλει πάσχειν ὑπ᾽ αὐτῶν. 12 But I tell you , {NEQ} Elijah has already come , but he wasn’t recognized , and they chose to abuse him . And in the same way they will also make the Son of {NEQ} Man suffer .
Matt.27:47 47τινὲς δὲ τῶν ἐκεῖ ἑστηκότων ἀκούσαντες ἔλεγον ὅτι Ἠλείαν φωνεῖ οὗτος. 47 {NEQ} Some of the bystanders misunderstood and thought {NEQ} he was calling for the prophet Elijah .
Matt.27:49 49οἱ δὲ λοιποὶ εἶπαν, ̓Άφες· ἴδωμεν εἰ ἔρχεται Ἠλείας σώσων αὐτόν. 49 But the rest said , Wait ! Let’s see whether Elijah comes to save him .  * 
Mark.6:15 15ἄλλοι δὲ ἔλεγον ὅτι Ἠλείας ἐστίν· ἄλλοι δὲ ἔλεγον ὅτι προφήτης ὡς εἷς τῶν προφητῶν. 15 Others said , He’s the prophet Elijah . Still others said , He’s a prophet like the other great prophets of the past .
Mark.8:28 28οἱ δὲ εἶπαν αὐτῷ λέγοντες ὅτι, Ἰωάνην τὸν Βαπτιστήν, καὶ ἄλλοι Ἠλείαν, ἄλλοι δὲ ὅτι εἷς τῶν προφητῶν. 28 Well , they replied {RPT} , some say {NEQ} John the Baptist , some say Elijah , and others {NEQ} say you are one of the other prophets .
Mark.9:4 4καὶ ὤφθη αὐτοῖς Ἠλείας σὺν Μωυσεῖ καὶ ἦσαν συλλαλοῦντες τῷ Ἰησοῦ. 4 Then Elijah and Moses appeared {RPT} and began talking with {NEQ} Jesus .
Mark.9:5 5καὶ ἀποκριθεὶς Πέτρος λέγει τῷ Ἰησοῦ, Ῥαββεί, καλόν ἐστιν ἡμᾶς ὧδε εἶναι. καὶ ποιήσωμεν τρεῖς σκηνάς— σοὶ μίαν, καὶ Μωυσεῖ μίαν, καὶ Ἠλείᾳ μίαν. 5 {NEQ} {NEQ} Peter exclaimed {NEQ} {RPT} , Rabbi , it’s wonderful for us to be here ! {NEQ} Let’s make three shelters as memorials  *  one for you , {NEQ} one for Moses , and one for Elijah .
Mark.9:11 11καὶ ἐπηρώτων αὐτὸν λέγοντες, ̔Ότι λέγουσιν οἱ γραμματεῖς ὅτι Ἠλείαν δεῖ ἐλθεῖν πρῶτον; 11 Then they asked him , Why do the teachers of religious law insist that Elijah must return before the Messiah comes ?  * 
Mark.9:12 12 δὲ ἔφη αὐτοῖς, Ἠλείας μὲν ἐλθὼν πρῶτον ἀποκαθιστάνει πάντα. καὶ πῶς γέγραπται ἐπὶ τὸν υἱὸν τοῦ ἀνθρώπου ἵνα πολλὰ πάθῃ καὶ ἐξουδενηθῇ; 12 Jesus {NEQ} responded {RPT} , Elijah is indeed coming first to get everything ready . Yet why do the Scriptures say that the Son of {NEQ} Man must suffer greatly and be treated with utter contempt ?
Mark.9:13 13ἀλλὰ λέγω ὑμῖν, ὅτι καὶ Ἠλείας ἐλήλυθεν, καὶ ἐποίησαν αὐτῷ ὅσα ἤθελον, καθὼς γέγραπται ἐπ᾽ αὐτόν. 13 But I tell you , {NEQ} {NEQ} Elijah has already come , and they chose to abuse him , just as the Scriptures predicted {RPT} .
Mark.15:35 35καί τινες τῶν παρεστηκότων ἀκούσαντες ἔλεγον, ̓Ίδε Ἠλείαν φωνεῖ. 35 {NEQ} Some of the bystanders misunderstood and thought he was calling for the prophet Elijah .
Mark.15:36 36δραμὼν δέ τις καὶ γεμίσας σπόγγον ὄξους, περιθεὶς καλάμῳ ἐπότιζεν αὐτόν. λέγων, ̓Άφετε· ἴδωμεν εἰ ἔρχεται Ἠλείας καθελεῖν αὐτόν. 36 {NEQ} One of them ran and filled a sponge with sour wine , holding it up to him on a reed stick so he could drink . Wait ! he said . Let’s see whether Elijah comes to take him down !
Luke.1:17 17καὶ αὐτὸς προελεύσεται ἐνώπιον αὐτοῦ ἐν πνεύματι καὶ δυνάμει Ἠλίου· ἐπιστρέψαι καρδίας πατέρων ἐπὶ τέκνα, καὶ ἀπειθεῖς ἐν φρονήσει δικαίων· ἑτοιμάσαι κυρίῳ λαὸν κατεσκευασμένον. 17 {NEQ} He will be a man {RPT} {RPT} with the spirit and power of Elijah . He will prepare the people for the coming of the Lord . He will turn the hearts of the fathers to {RPT} their children ,  *  and he will cause those who are rebellious to accept the wisdom of the godly .
Luke.4:25 25ἐπ᾽ ἀληθείας δὲ λέγω ὑμῖν πολλαὶ χῆραι ἦσαν ἐν ταῖς ἡμέραις Ἠλείου ἐν τῷ Ἰσραήλ, ὅτε ἐκλείσθη οὐρανὸς ἔτη τρία καὶ μῆνας ἕξ, ὡς ἐγένετο λιμὸς μέγας ἐπὶ πᾶσαν τὴν γῆν. 25 Certainly there were many needy widows in {NEQ} Israel in Elijah’s {NEQ} time , when the heavens were closed for three and a half years , and a severe famine devastated {NEQ} the land .
Luke.4:26 26καὶ πρὸς οὐδεμίαν αὐτῶν ἐπέμφθη Ἠλείας— εἰ μὴ εἰς Σάρεπτα, τῆς Σιδωνίας, πρὸς γυναῖκα χήραν. 26 Yet Elijah was not sent to any of them . He was sent {NEQ} instead to a foreigner a widow of Zarephath in the land of Sidon .
Luke.9:8 8ὑπὸ τινῶν δὲ ὅτι Ἠλείας ἐφάνη ἄλλων δὲ ὅτι προφήτης τις τῶν ἀρχαίων ἀνέστη. 8 {NEQ} Others thought Jesus was {NEQ} Elijah or {NEQ} one of the other prophets risen from the dead .
Luke.9:19 19οἱ δὲ ἀποκριθέντες εἶπαν, Ἰωάνην τὸν Βαπτιστήν, ἄλλοι δὲ Ἠλείαν, ἄλλοι δὲ ὅτι προφήτης τις τῶν ἀρχαίων ἀνέστη. 19 Well , they replied , some say John the Baptist , some say Elijah , and others say {NEQ} you are one of the other ancient prophets risen from the dead .
Luke.9:30 30καὶ ἰδοὺ ἄνδρες δύο συνελάλουν αὐτῷ, οἵτινες ἦσαν Μωυσῆς καὶ Ἠλείας· 30 Suddenly , two men , Moses and Elijah , {RPT} appeared and began talking with Jesus .
Luke.9:33 33καὶ ἐγένετο ἐν τῷ διαχωρίζεσθαι αὐτοὺς ἀπ᾽ αὐτοῦ, εἶπεν Πέτρος πρὸς τὸν Ἰησοῦν, Ἐπιστάτα, καλόν ἐστιν ἡμᾶς ὧδε εἶναι. καὶ ποιήσωμεν σκηνὰς τρεῖς— μίαν σοί, καὶ μίαν Μωυσεῖ, καὶ μίαν Ἠλείᾳ, μὴ εἰδὼς λέγει. 33 As Moses and Elijah were starting to leave {RPT} , {NEQ} Peter {NEQ} {NEQ} {RPT} , not even knowing what he was saying , blurted out , Master , it’s wonderful for us to be here ! {NEQ} Let’s make three shelters as memorials  *  one for you , {NEQ} one for Moses , and one for Elijah .
John.1:21 21καὶ ἠρώτησαν αὐτόν, Τί οὖν; Σὺ Ἠλείας εἶ; καὶ λέγει, Οὐκ εἰμί. προφήτης εἶ σύ; καὶ ἀπεκρίθη, Οὔ. 21 Well then , who are you ? they asked {RPT} . Are you Elijah ? No , {NEQ} he replied . Are you the Prophet we are expecting ? {RPT} {RPT}  *  No .
John.1:25 25καὶ ἠρώτησαν αὐτὸν καὶ εἶπαν αὐτῷ, Τί οὖν βαπτίζεις, εἰ σὺ οὐκ εἶ Χριστὸς οὐδὲ Ἠλείας οὐδὲ προφήτης; 25 {NEQ} asked him , {NEQ} {RPT} If you aren’t the Messiah or Elijah or the Prophet , {NEQ} what right do you have to baptize ?
Rom.11:2 2οὐκ ἀπώσατο θεὸς τὸν λαὸν αὐτοῦ, ὃν προέγνω. οὐκ οἴδατε ἐν Ἠλείᾳ τί λέγει γραφή; ὡς ἐντυγχάνει τῷ θεῷ κατὰ τοῦ Ἰσραήλ, 2 No , {NEQ} God has not rejected his own {NEQ} people , whom he chose from the very beginning . {NEQ} {NEQ} Do you realize what the Scriptures say about this ? {NEQ} Elijah the prophet {NEQ} complained to {NEQ} God about {NEQ} the people of Israel and said ,
Jas.5:17 17Ἠλείας ἄνθρωπος ἦν ὁμοιοπαθὴς ἡμῖν, καὶ προσευχῇ προσηύξατο τοῦ μὴ βρέξαι, καὶ οὐκ ἔβρεξεν ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς ἐνιαυτοὺς τρεῖς καὶ μῆνας ἕξ· 17 Elijah was as human as we are , and yet when he prayed earnestly that no rain would fall , {NEQ} none fell for three and a half years !