257: ἅλων

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G257 ἅλων, ωνος, ἡ

Transliteration: hálōn

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: a threshing-floor.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G257 ἅλων

Transliteration: hálōn

Derivation: probably from the base of G1507;

Definition: a threshing-floor (as rolled hard), i.e. (figuratively) the grain (and chaff, as just threshed)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἅλων

G257 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

ἅλων, -ωνος
(for Attic ἅλως, -ω, v. MM, VGT, s.v.), , [in LXX chiefly for גֹּרֶן;]
a threshing floor: Mt 3:12, Lk 3:17 (here prob. by meton. = the grain on the threshing floor).†

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