2985: λαμπάς

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G2985 λαμπάς, άδος, ἡ

Transliteration: lampás

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: a torch, lamp, lantern.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2985 λαμπάς

Transliteration: lampás

Derivation: from G2989;

Definition: a "lamp" or flambeau

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

λαμπάς

G2985 

Occurrences in the NT: 9

λαμπάς, -άδος, ἡ
(< λάμπω), [in LXX for לַפִּיד;]
a torch (freq. fed, like a lamp, with oil): Mt 25:1 ff., Jo 18:3, Ac 20:8, Re 4:5 8:10.†
SYN.: λύχος, lamp, q.v.; φανός, torch or lantern; cf. Rutherford's NPhr., 131 f.; Tr., Syn., § xlvi; DCG, s.v. lamp; DB, iii, 43 f.

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