2776: κεφαλή

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G2776 κεφαλή, ῆς, ἡ

Transliteration: kephalḗ

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: (a) the head, (b) met: a corner stone, uniting two walls; head, ruler, lord.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2776 κεφαλή

Transliteration: kephalḗ

Derivation: from the primary κάπτω (káptō) (in the sense of seizing);

Definition: the head (as the part most readily taken hold of), literally or figuratively

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

κεφαλή

G2776 

Occurrences in the NT: 75

κεφαλή, -ῆς, ἡ,
[in LXX nearly always for רֹאשׁ;]
the head: Mt 5:36, Mk 6:24, Re 1:14 9:7, al. mult.; fig., ἄνθρακες ἐπὶ τὴν κ., Ro 12:20(LXX); αἷμα, Ac 18:6; metaph., of a husband, c. gen., I Co 11:3, Eph 5:23; of Christ, I Co 11:3, Eph 4:15 5:23, Col 1:18 2:10, 19; of things, κ. γωνίας, Mt 21:42(LXX).

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