2438: ἱμάς

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G2438 ἱμάς, άντος, ὁ

Transliteration: himás

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: a thong, strap, (a) for binding a man who is to be flogged, (b) for fastening a sandal or shoe.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2438 ἱμάς

Transliteration: himás

Derivation: perhaps from the same as G260;

Definition: a strap, i.e. (specially) the tie (of a sandal) or the lash (of a scourge)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἱμάς

G2438 

Occurrences in the NT: 4

ἱμάς, -άντος, ὁ,
[in LXX: Is 5:27 (שְׂרוֹךְ), Si 30:35 (33:26), IV Mac 9:11, al;]
a thong, strap: for binding prisoners (IV Mac 9:11, Si 30:35 (33:26)), Ac 22:25; for fastening sandals, Mk 1:7, Lk 3:16, Jo 1:27.†

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