2255: ἥμισυ

Adjective


Dodson dictionary

G2255 ἥμισυς, εια, υ

Transliteration: hḗmisy

Part(s) of speech: Adjective

Definition: half.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2255 ἥμισυ

Transliteration: hḗmisy

Derivation: neuter of a derivative from an inseparable prefix akin to G260 (through the idea of partition involved in connection) and meaning semi-;

Definition: (as noun) half

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἥμισυς

G2255 

Occurrences in the NT: 5

ἥμισυς, -εια, -υ, gen., -ους (late, as in π., for cl., -εος; Bl., §8, 4; Mayser, 294), n. p1., ἡμίσια (Rec., cl., -εια),
[in LXX for חֲצִי, מַחֲצִית;] half;
1. as adj., agreeing in gender and number with the substantive following, τὰ ἡμίσια τ. ὑταρχόντων, Lk 19:8.
2. As neut. subst., τὸ ἥμισυ, the half; ἥ. (anarth.), a half: c. gen., ἥ. καιροῦ, Re 12:14; ἕως ἡμίσους τ. βασιλείας μου, Mk 6:23; after a cardinal number, ἡμέρας τρεῖς κ. ἥμισυ, Re 11:9, 11.†

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