Star


Greek: αστηρ [astêr] (Noun masculine). A star.

αστηρ [astêr] appears 24 times in the NT:


(1) Matthew 2: 2
Saying, Where is he that is born King of the Jews? for we have seen his star in the east, and are come to worship him. - τον αστερα [ton astera] Accus. sing. ("his star" - αυτου τον αστερα [autou ton astera] Lit: "of him the star").

(2) Matthew 2: 7
Then Herod, when he had privily called the wise men, enquired of them diligently what time the star appeared. - του αστερος [tou asteros] Gen. sing.

(3) Matthew 2: 9
When they had heard the king, they departed; and, lo, the star, which they saw in the east, went before them, till it came and stood over where the young child was. - ο αστηρ [ho astêr] Nom. sing.

(4) Matthew 2: 10
When they saw the star, they rejoiced with exceeding great joy. - τον αστερα [ton astera] Accus. sing.

(5) Matthew 24: 29
Immediately after the tribulation of those days shall the sun be darkened, and the moon shall not give her light, and the stars shall fall from heaven, and the powers of the heavens shall be shaken: - οι αστερες [hoi asteres] Nom. pl.

(6) Mark 13: 25
And the stars of heaven shall fall, and the powers that are in heaven shall be shaken. - οι αστερες [hoi asteres] Nom. pl.

(7, 8, 9) 1 Corinthians 15: 41
There is one glory of the sun, and another glory of the moon, and another glory of the stars¹: for [one] star² differeth from [another] star³ in glory. - ¹αστερων [asterôn] Gen. pl. / ²αστηρ [astêr] Nom. sing. / ³αστερος [asteros] Gen. sing.

(10) Jude 13
Raging waves of the sea, foaming out their own shame; wandering stars, to whom is reserved the blackness of darkness for ever. - αστερες [asteres] Nom. pl.

(11) Revelation 1: 16
And he had in his right hand seven stars: and out of his mouth went a sharp twoedged sword: and his countenance was as the sun shineth in his strength. - αστερας [asteras] Accus. pl.

(12, 13) Revelation 1: 20
The mystery of the seven stars¹ which thou sawest in my right hand, and the seven golden candlesticks. The seven stars² are the angels of the seven churches: and the seven candlesticks which thou sawest are the seven churches. - ¹των αστερων [tôn asterôn] Gen. pl. / ²οι αστερες [hoi asteres] Nom. pl.

(14) Revelation 2: 1
Unto the angel of the church of Ephesus write; These things saith he that holdeth the seven stars in his right hand, who walketh in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks; - τους αστερας [tous asteras] Accus. pl.

(15) Revelation 2: 28
And I will give him the morning star. - τον αστερα [ton astera] Accus. sing.

(16) Revelation 3: 1
And unto the angel of the church in Sardis write; These things saith he that hath the seven Spirits of God, and the seven stars; I know thy works, that thou hast a name that thou livest, and art dead. - τους αστερας [tous asteras] Accus. pl.

(17) Revelation 6: 13
And the stars of heaven fell unto the earth, even as a fig tree casteth her untimely figs, when she is shaken of a mighty wind. - οι αστερες [hoi asteres] Nom. pl.

(18) Revelation 8: 10
And the third angel sounded, and there fell a great star from heaven, burning as it were a lamp, and it fell upon the third part of the rivers, and upon the fountains of waters; - αστηρ [astêr] Nom. sing.

(19) Revelation 8: 11
And the name of the star is called Wormwood: and the third part of the waters became wormwood; and many men died of the waters, because they were made bitter. - του αστερος [tou asteros] Gen. sing.

(20) Revelation 8: 12
And the fourth angel sounded, and the third part of the sun was smitten, and the third part of the moon, and the third part of the stars; so as the third part of them was darkened, and the day shone not for a third part of it, and the night likewise. - των αστερων [tôn asterôn] Gen. pl.

(21) Revelation 9: 1
And the fifth angel sounded, and I saw a star fall from heaven unto the earth: and to him was given the key of the bottomless pit. - αστερα [astera] Accus. sing.

(22) Revelation 12: 1
And there appeared a great wonder in heaven; a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and upon her head a crown of twelve stars: - αστερων [asterôn] Gen. pl.

(23) Revelation 12: 4
And his tail drew the third part of the stars of heaven, and did cast them to the earth: and the dragon stood before the woman which was ready to be delivered, for to devour her child as soon as it was born. - των αστερων [tôn asterôn] Gen. pl.

(24) Revelation 22: 16
I Jesus have sent mine angel to testify unto you these things in the churches. I am the root and the offspring of David, and the bright and morning star. - ο αστηρ [ho astêr] Nom. sing.

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