Bible Verse Dictionary
John 3:24 - Question
properly assigning a reason (used in argument explanation or intensification; often with other particles)
Joannes (that is Jochanan) the name of four Israelites
I (thou etc.) was (wast or were)
to throw (in various applications more or less violent or intense)
to or into (indicating the point reached or entered) of place time or (figuratively) purpose (result etc.); also in adverbial phrases.
a guarding or (concretely guard) the act the parson; figuratively the place the condition or (specifically) the time (as a division of day or night) literally or figuratively
Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.