1119. gony
Lexical Summary
gony: the knee
Original Word: γόνυ
Transliteration: gony
Phonetic Spelling: (gon-oo')
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Short Definition: the knee
Meaning: the knee
Strong's Concordance

Of uncertain affinity; the "knee" -- knee(X -l).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1119: γόνυ

γόνυ, γονατος, τό (from Homer down), the knee: Hebrews 12:12; τιθέναι τά γόνατα to bend the knees, kneel down, of persons supplicating: Luke 22:41; Acts 7:60; Acts 9:40; Acts 20:36; Acts 21:5; of (mock) worshippers, Mark 15:19, so also προσπίπτειν τοῖς γόνασι τίνος, Luke 5:8 (of a suppliant in Euripides, Or. 1332); κάμπτειν τά γόνατα to bow the knee, of those worshipping God or Christ: τίνι, Romans 11:4; πρός τινα, Ephesians 3:14; reflexively, γόνυ καμπτει τίνι, to i. e. in honor of one, Romans 14:11 (1 Kings 19:18); ἐν ὀνόματι Ἰησοῦ, Philippians 2:10 (Isaiah 45:23).


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