Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary

Saying, word, an utterance (individually, collectively or specially),

Greek: ῥῆμα, rhēma (G4487)

65 King James Bible Verses


Here are evil, nothing, saying, word and related words in the Bible. What does the source Greek word ῥῆμα mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: G4487

Greek Base Word: ῥῆμα

Usage: + evil, + nothing, saying, word

Definition: An utterance (individually, collectively or specially),; by implication, a matter or topic (especially of narration, command or dispute); with a negative naught whatever.

Detailed definition:

  1. That which is or has been uttered by the living voice, thing spoken, word.
    1. Any sound produced by the voice and having definite meaning.
    2. Speech, discourse.
      1. What one has said.
    3. A series of words joined together into a sentence (a declaration of one's mind made in words).
      1. An utterance.
      2. A saying of any sort as a message, a narrative.
        1. Concerning some occurrence.
  2. Subject matter of speech, thing spoken of.
    1. So far forth as it is a matter of narration.
    2. So far as it is a matter of command.
    3. A matter of dispute, case at law.

Derived terms: From G4483.

See also:

  1. G4483


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: ˈre.mɑ
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: ˈre̞.mɑ
  3. Transliteration: rhēma
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: RAY-ma
  5. Modern Pronunciation: RAY-ma

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