1424. dusmé
Strong's Concordance
dusmé: a setting (as of the sun), by impl. (the) western (region)
Original Word: δυσμή, ῆς, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: dusmé
Phonetic Spelling: (doos-may')
Definition: a setting (as of the sun), by implication (the) western (region)
Usage: a setting (of the sun), hence: the West.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from dunó
a setting (as of the sun), by impl. (the) western (region)
NASB Translation
west (5).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1424: δυσμή

δυσμή, δυσμης, (from Aeschylus and Herodotus down), much more often in plural (Winer's Grammar, § 27, 3) δυσμαι, αἱ (δύω or δύνω, which see), namely, ἡλίου, the setting of the sun: Luke 12:54 (according to the reading of T WH Tr marginal reading ἐπί δυσμή may possibly be understood of time (cf. Winers Grammar, 375f (352)); see ἐπί, A. II.; others take the preposition locally, over, in, and give δυσμή the meaning which follows; see ἐπί, A. I. 1 b.); the region of sunset, the west, (anarthrous, Winer's Grammar, 121 (115)): Revelation 21:13; ἀπό ἀνατολῶν καί δυσμῶν, from all regions or nations, Matthew 8:11; Matthew 24:27; Luke 13:29; in Hebrew הַשֶּׁמֶשׁ מְבוא, Joshua 1:4. Often in secular writings from Herodotus on, both with and without ἡλίου.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From duno; the sun-set, i.e. (by implication) the western region -- west.

see GREEK duno

Forms and Transliterations
δυσεως δύσεως δυσμαίς δυσμάς δυσμων δυσμών δυσμῶν duseos duseōs dusmon dusmōn dyseos dyseōs dýseos dýseōs dysmon dysmôn dysmōn dysmō̂n
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 8:11 N-GFP
GRK: ἀνατολῶν καὶ δυσμῶν ἥξουσιν καὶ
NAS: from east and west, and recline
KJV: the east and west, and shall sit down
INT: east and west will come and

Matthew 24:27 N-GFP
GRK: φαίνεται ἕως δυσμῶν οὕτως ἔσται
NAS: even to the west, so
KJV: shineth even unto the west; so shall
INT: shines as far as [the] west so will be

Mark 16:20 N-GMS
GRK: καὶ ἄχρι δύσεως ἐξαπέστειλεν δι'
INT: and to west sent out through

Luke 12:54 N-GFP
GRK: ἀνατέλλουσαν ἐπὶ δυσμῶν εὐθέως λέγετε
NAS: rising in the west, immediately
KJV: out of the west, straightway
INT: rising up from [the] west immediately you say

Luke 13:29 N-GFP
GRK: ἀνατολῶν καὶ δυσμῶν καὶ ἀπὸ
NAS: from east and west and from north
KJV: and [from] the west, and
INT: east and west and from

Revelation 21:13 N-GFP
GRK: καὶ ἀπὸ δυσμῶν πυλῶνες τρεῖς
NAS: and three gates on the west.
KJV: and on the west three gates.
INT: and on [the] west gates three

Strong's Greek 1424
6 Occurrences

δύσεως — 1 Occ.
δυσμῶν — 5 Occ.

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