173: ἄκανθα

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G173 ἄκανθα, ης, ἡ

Transliteration: ákantha

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: a thorn-bush, prickly plant; a thorn.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G173 ἄκανθα

Transliteration: ákantha

Derivation: probably from the same as G188;

Definition: a thorn

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἄκανθα

G173 

Occurrences in the NT: 14

ἄκανθα, -ης, ἡ
(< ἀκή, a point), [in LXX chiefly for קוֹץ, also for סִיר, שַׁיִת, etc.;]
a prickly plant, thorn, brier; in NT always pl.: Mt 7:16 13:7, 22 27:29, Mk 4:7, 18, Lk 6:44 8:7, 14, Jo 19:2, He 6:8 (v. MM, VGT, s.v.).†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition