2937: κτίσις


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Dodson dictionary

2937
κτίσις, εως, ἡ,       Noun, Feminine
(often of the founding of a city), (a) abstr: creation, (b) concr: creation, creature, institution; always of Divine work, (c) an institution, ordinance.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

Cognate: 2937 ktísis – properly, creation (creature), as founded from nothing (this is the sense of this term from Homer on); creation out of nothing (Lat ex nihilo).  See2936 (ktízō) and 2939/ktístēs ("the Creator") for lengthy discussion on "creation-facts."

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

2937
κτίσις (ktísis)
from 2936; original formation (properly, the act; by implication, the thing, literally or figuratively)
:--building, creation, creature, ordinance.

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)