2812: κλέπτης

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G2812 κλέπτης, ου, ὁ

Transliteration: kléptēs

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: a thief.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2812 κλέπτης

Transliteration: kléptēs

Derivation: from G2813;

Definition: a stealer (literally or figuratively)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

κλέπτης

G2812 

Occurrences in the NT: 16

κλέπτης, -ου, ὁ,
[in LXX for גַּנָּב;]
a thief: Mt 6:19, 20 24:43, Lk 12:33, 39, Jo 10:1, 10 12:6, I Co 6:10, I Pe 4:15. Fig., ὡς κ. ἐν νυκτί, I Th 5:2, 4 (κλέπτας, WH, txt., R, mg.; v. Lft., Notes, 73; but cf. also M, Th., l.c.), II Pe 3:10, Re 3:3 16:15. Metaph., of false teachers, Jo 10:8.†
SYN.: λῃστής, a robber, a brigand who plunders, openly, with violence; κ. is a thief who steals in secret, by fraud and cunning (Tr., Syn., § xliv).

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