Exhaustive information for Strongs Number: 874

Word info for ἀφορμή

Root: ἀφορμή
Strongs Number: 874
Transliteration: [aphorme]
Phonetics: af·or·may
Etymology: From a compound of 575 and 3729
Parts of Speech: n f.
Sense: a place from which a movement or attack is made, a base of operations (more info)

Outline of Biblical Usage:

   1 a place from which a movement or attack is made, a base of operations.
   2 metaph.
   that by which endeavour is excited and from which it goes forth.
      2a that which gives occasion and supplies matter for an undertaking, the incentive.
      2b the resources we avail ourselves of in attempting or performing anything.

Frequency in the Books

Words from the Root of G874


All words for strongs number G874 :

Word Occurance
ἀφορμὴν 6

How strongs number G874 is translated (KJV)

English Occurance
an occasion 2
occasion 2
opportunity 1
an opportunity 1

Two strong number together

6 Verses with G874

Romans 7:8
Literal: An occasion however having taken - sin by the commandment it produced in me all covetousness apart from for [the] Law [is] dead
KJV: But  sin,  taking  occasion  by  the commandment,  wrought  in  all manner of  concupiscence.  For  without  the law  sin  was dead. 

Romans 7:11
Literal: The for sin an occasion having taken by the commandment deceived me and by it put [me] to death
KJV: For  sin,  taking  occasion  by  the commandment,  deceived  and  by  it  slew 

2 Corinthians 5:12
Literal: Not again ourselves are we commending to you but occasion are giving of boasting on behalf of us so that you may have [an answer] toward those in appearance boasting and not [the] heart
KJV: we commend  not  ourselves  again  but  give  occasion  to glory  behalf,  that  ye may have  somewhat to  answer them which glory  in  appearance,  and  not  in heart. 

2 Corinthians 11:12
Literal: What however I do also I will do so that I might cut off the opportunity of those desiring an opportunity that in what they are boasting they might be found as we
KJV: But  what  I do,  that  I will do,  that  I may cut off  occasion  from them which desire  occasion;  that  wherein  they glory,  they may be found  even  as 

Galatians 5:13
Literal: You for to freedom were called brothers but not the freedom for an opportunity to the flesh Rather through - love serve one another
KJV: For,  brethren,  have been called  unto  liberty;  only  use not  liberty  for  an occasion  to the flesh,  but  by  love  serve  one another. 

1 Timothy 5:14
Literal: I want therefore [the] younger [ones] to marry to bear children to manage their households no occasion to give the [one] opposing of reproach on account
KJV: I will  therefore  that the younger women  marry,  bear children,  guide the house,  give  none  occasion  to the adversary  to  speak reproachfully. 

Old Testament
Gen Exo Lev Num Deut
Josh Judg Rth 1 Sam 2 Sam
1 Kgs 2 Kgs 1 Chron 2 Chron Ezra
Neh Esth Job Psa Prov
Eccles Song Isa Jer Lam
Ezek Dan Hos Joel Amos
Obad Jnh Micah Nah Hab
Zeph Haggai Zech Mal
New Testament (6)
Matt Mrk Luk John Act
Rom (2) 1 Cor 2 Cor (2) Gal (1) Ephes
Phil Col 1 Thess 2 Thess 1 Tim (1)
2 Tim Titus Philem Hebrews James
1 Pet 2 Pet 1 John 2 John 3 John
Jude Rev