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Lantern[Gk phanós]. “Lantern” is used but once in the NT, in Jn. 18:3 in the plural. There it is connected with Gk. lampás, which is correctly translated “torches.” Accordingly, the “lanterns” in v 3 are not torches but other sources of light carried by the mixed mob that arrested Jesus. The lantern