2033. hepta
Lexical Summary
hepta: seven
Original Word: ἑπτά
Transliteration: hepta
Phonetic Spelling: (hep-tah')
Part of Speech: Indeclinable Numeral (Adjective)
Short Definition: seven
Meaning: seven
Strong's Concordance

A primary number; seven -- seven.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2033: ἑπτά

ἑπτά, οἱ, αἱ, τά, seven: Matthew 12:45; Matthew 15:34; Mark 8:5; Luke 2:36; Acts 6:3, etc.; often in the Apocalypse; οἱ ἑπτά, namely, διάκονοι, Acts 21:8. In Matthew 18:22 it is joined (instead of ἑπτάκις) to the numeral adv. ἑβδομηκοντάκις, in imitation of the Hebrew שֶׁבַע , Psalm 118:164 (); Proverbs 24:16; (see ἑβδομηκοντάκις, and cf. Keil, Commentary on Matthew, the passage cited).


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