2940: κυβεία


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Dodson dictionary

2940
κυβεία, ας, ἡ,       Noun, Feminine
(lit: playing with dice, gaming, hence) trickery, sleight.

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

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

2940 kybeía (from kybos, "a cube" or "die") – properly, dice-playing (WS, 859); hence, "gaming, trickery, sleight" (Souter).  2940 (kybeia ), associated with a "sleight of the hand," implies the use of trickery and cheating (used only in Eph 4:14).

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

2940
κυβεία (kybeía)
from κύβος (kýbos) (a "cube", i.e. die for playing); gambling, i.e. (figuratively) artifice or fraud
:--sleight.

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