3153: ματαιότης

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G3153 ματαιότης, τητος, ἡ

Transliteration: mataiótēs

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: vanity, emptiness, unreality, purposelessness, ineffectiveness, instability, frailty; false religion.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3153 ματαιότης

Transliteration: mataiótēs

Derivation: from G3152;

Definition: inutility; figuratively, transientness; morally, depravity

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ματαιότης

G3153 

Occurrences in the NT: 3

ματαιότης, -ητος, ἡ
(< μάταιος), [in LXX for הֶבֶל, Ps 30 (31):6 38 (39):5 61 (62):9, al., and nearly 40 times in Ec; for שָׁוְא, Ps 25:4, al.; רִיק, etc.;]
vanity, emptiness, frailty, folly: Ro 8:20, II Pe 2:18; τ. νοός, Eph 4:17 (elsewhere only in Pollux, 6, 134, and Eccl.).†

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