2244: ἡλικία

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G2244 ἡλικία, ας, ἡ

Transliteration: hēlikía

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: age, term of life; full age, maturity; stature.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2244 ἡλικία

Transliteration: hēlikía

Derivation: from the same as G2245;

Definition: maturity (in years or size)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἡλικία

G2244 

Occurrences in the NT: 8

ἡλικία, -ας, ἡ
(< ἧλιξ, of the same age, mature), [in LXX: Ez 13:18 (קוֹמָה), Jb 29:18, Wi 4:9, Si 26:17, freq. in II-IV Mac;]
always of age or maturity; "a stage of growth whether measured by age or stature";
1.
(a) age: Mt 6:27, Lk 12:25 (R, mg.), He 11:11;
(b) full age, maturity: Jo 9:21, 23, Eph 4:13.
2. stature: Lk 19:3 (Mt 6:27, Lk 12:25, AV, R, txt.; but the prevailing usage in LXX and π. favours the former meaning in these doubtful passages; cf., Ellic., ICC, AR, on Eph 4:13; Milligan, NTD, 74 f., and esp., MM, Exp., xv; e contra, Field, Notes, 6).†

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