2160: εὐτραπελία

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G2160 εὐτραπελία, ας, ἡ

Transliteration: eutrapelía

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: low jesting, ribaldry.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2160 εὐτραπελία

Transliteration: eutrapelía

Derivation: from a compound of G2095 and a derivative of the base of G5157 (meaning well-turned, i.e. ready at repartee, jocose);

Definition: witticism, i.e. (in a vulgar sense) ribaldry

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

εὐτραπελία

G2160 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

* εὐτραπελία, -ας, ἡ
(< εὖ, τρέπω),
1. versatility, wit, facetiousness (Hippocr., Plat., al.).
2. = βωμολογία, coarse jesting, ribaldry (Abbott, Essays, 93): Eph 5:4.†
SYN.: μωρολογία, v. Tr., Syn., § xxxiv

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