211: ἀλάβαστρον

Noun, Neuter


Dodson dictionary

G211 ἀλάβαστρον, ου, τό

Transliteration: alábastron

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Neuter

Definition: a phial or bottle of perfumed ointment, usually of alabaster.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G211 ἀλάβαστρον

Transliteration: alábastron

Derivation: neuter of ἀλάβαστρος (alábastros) (of uncertain derivation), the name of a stone;

Definition: properly, an "alabaster" box, i.e. (by extension) a perfume vase (of any material)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἀλάβαστρον

G211 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

ἀλάβαστρον, -ου, τό (also -ος, ὁ, ἡ; colloq. and κοινή for ἀλάβαστος),
[in LXX: IV Ki 21:13 (צַלַּחַת)*;]
a box of alabaster (ἀλαβαστίτης) for ointment: Mt 26:7, Mk 14:3, Lk 7:37 (v. DCG, i, 41b; 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