ἐν
  • Parse: Preposition
  • Meaning:
    • ἐν + Dat = in, on, at, by, with, within
    • Of Place:
      • in

        ἐν Ἀθήναις
        in Athens

      • among

        ἐν τοῖς Ἕλλησιν
        among the Greeks

      • by, near

        ἐν τῇ νησῖδι
        near the island

      • on

        ἐν τῇ ὁδῷ
        on the way

    • Of Clothes: with

      ἠμφιεσμένον ἐν μαλακοῖς
      dressed with soft clothes

    • Of Time: in, during

      ἐν νυκτί
      in the night

      ἐν ταῖς σπονδαῖς
      during the truce

    • Causal: with, by means of, by using an instrument

      ἐν ῥομφαίᾳ ἀποκτείνειν
      kill with a sword

    • Other uses:
      • in return for, for the price of

        ἐδούλευσὰ σοι δέκα τέσσαρα ἔτη ἀντὶ τῶν δύο θυγατέρςν σου καὶ ἓξ ἔτη ἐν τοῖς προβάτοις σου
        I served you 14 years in exchange for your two daughters and six years for your sheep (Gen 31:41). Note parallel use of ἀντί and ἐν.

      • equipped with

        ἐν τῇ ῥάβδῳ μου διέβην τὸν Ἰορδάνην τοῦτον
        with my staff I crossed this Jordan (Gen 32:10)

      • carrying with someone, taking along with someone, accompanied by

        εἰσελεύσεται Ἀαρὼν εἰς τὸ ἅγιον· ἐν μόσχῳ
        Aaron shall enter the holy place: with the calf (Lev 16:3)

        ἐν ἑβδομήκοντα ψυχαῖς κατέβησαν οἱ πατέρες σου εἰς Αἴγυπτον
        Your fathers went down into Egypt with 70 people (Deut 10:22)

      • to indicate an emotional attachment

        θέλημα ἐν ὑμῖν
        satisfaction/pleasure with you (Mal. 1:10)

        τὰ ἅγια κυρίου, ἐν οἷς ἠγάπησεν
        the holy things of the Lord, with which he loved (Mal. 2:11)

      • to indicate a person to whom something is done

        ποιήσεις ἐν ἐμοὶ ἔλεος
        you shall do mercy to me (Gen 40:14)

      • on account of, due to

        ποιήσεις ἐν ἐμοὶ ἔλεος
        you shall do mercy to me (Gen 40:14)

      • in the character, function, role of

        δέδωκα πᾶν ἐπιδέκατον ... ἐν κλήρῳ
        I gave every tithe ... as a share (Num 18:21)

      • while undergoing, experiencing

        ἐν λύπαις τέξῃ τέκνα
        in pain you will bear children (Gen 3:16)

      • being found in (a certain state or condition in spite of)

        ἐν ταύτῃ ἐγὼ ἐλπίζω
        even in that situation I keep on hoping (Ps 26:3)

      • the object of a discourse

        διηγήσασθε ἐν τοῖς πύργοις αὐτῆς
        narrate about her towers (Ps 47:13)

      • as regards, in respect of

        ἱκανοὶ ἐν τοῖς ἔτεσι
        mature in age (1Macc 16:3)

ἔν
  • Parse: Preposition
  • Meaning: ἐν + Dat = in, on, by, with
  • Note: This form ἔν found when followed by an enclitic
ἕν
  • Parse: Adj: Nom/Acc sing Neut
  • Root: εἷς