A primary particle (adversative or continuative); but
I will tarry
; to stay over
, that is, remain
Tense - Future (See G5776
Voice - Active (See G5784
Mood - Indicative (See G5791
Count - 814
A primary preposition denoting (fixed) position
(in place, time or state), and (by implication) instrumentality
(medially or constructively), that is, a relation of rest
(intermediate between G1519
, (up-) on
Probably of foreign origin; Ephesus
, a city of Asia Minor.
Of uncertain affinity; a conjugation, preposition and adverb of continuance, until
(of time and place).
Feminine of G4004
being implied) from Passover, that is, the festival of 'pentecost'.
1 Corinthians 16:8
_ _ at Ephesus whence Paul writes this Epistle. Compare 1 Corinthians 16:19, “Asia,” wherein Ephesus was.
_ _ until Pentecost He seems to have stayed as he here purposes: for just when the tumult which drove him away broke out, he was already intending to leave Ephesus (Acts 19:21, Acts 19:22). Combined with 1 Corinthians 5:7, 1 Corinthians 5:8, this verse fixes the date of this Epistle to a few weeks before Pentecost, and very soon after the Passover.
1 Corinthians 16:8
I will stay at Ephesus Where he was at this time.
1 Corinthians 15:32 If after the manner of men I have fought with beasts at Ephesus, what advantageth it me, if the dead rise not? let us eat and drink; for to morrow we die.
Exodus 23:16 And the feast of harvest, the firstfruits of thy labours, which thou hast sown in the field: and the feast of ingathering, [which is] in the end of the year, when thou hast gathered in thy labours out of the field.
Leviticus 23:15-21 And ye shall count unto you from the morrow after the sabbath, from the day that ye brought the sheaf of the wave offering; seven sabbaths shall be complete: ... And ye shall proclaim on the selfsame day, [that] it may be an holy convocation unto you: ye shall do no servile work [therein: it shall be] a statute for ever in all your dwellings throughout your generations.
Acts 2:1 And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in one place.
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