2375: θυρεός

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G2375 θυρεός, οῦ, ὁ

Transliteration: thyreós

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: the heavy oblong Roman shield.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2375 θυρεός

Transliteration: thyreós

Derivation: from G2374;

Definition: a large shield (as door-shaped)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

θυρεός

G2375 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

θυρεός, -οῦ, ὁ
(< θύρα), [in LXX for מָגֵן, צִנָּה;]
1. in Hom., a door-stone.
2. In late Gk. (Polyb., Plut.), the scutum, a large oblong shield: θ. τ. πίστεως, Eph 6:16 (cf. Wi 5:20, where ὁσιότης is likened to the ἀσπίς, the clypeus or small round shield of the light-armed soldier).†

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