2777: κεφαλίς

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G2777 κεφαλίς, ίδος, ἡ

Transliteration: kephalís

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: (lit: little head, then: the knob at the end of the wooden core of a roll of papyrus, then) a roll, volume, division (of a book).

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2777 κεφαλίς

Transliteration: kephalís

Derivation: from G2776;

Definition: properly, a knob, i.e. (by implication) a roll (by extension from the end of a stick on which the manuscript was rolled)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

κεφαλίς

G2777 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

κεφαλίς, -ίδος, ἡ
(dimin. of κεφαλή), [in LXX for מְגִלָּה, וָו, etc.;]
1. a little head.
2. an extremity, capital (of a column).
3. (As in Ez 2:9, Ps 39 (40):8, II Es 6:2) a roll: κ. βιβλίου, He 10:7(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