3565: νύμφη

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G3565 νύμφη, ης, ἡ

Transliteration: nýmphē

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: (a) a bride, young wife, young woman, (b) a daughter-in-law.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3565 νύμφη

Transliteration: nýmphē

Derivation: from a primary but obsolete verb νύπτω (nýptō) (to veil as a bride; compare Latin "nupto," to marry);

Definition: a young married woman (as veiled), including a betrothed girl; by implication, a son's wife

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

νύμφη

G3565 

Occurrences in the NT: 8

νύμφη, -ης, ἡ,
[in LXX chiefly for כַּלָּה;]
1. cl., a bride, young wife, young woman: Mt 25:1, WH, mg., Jo 3:29, Re 18:23 21:2, 9 22:17.
2. As freq. in LXX (Ge 38:11, al., for כַּלָּה;
(a) bride;
(b) daughter-in-law) and in MGr. (νύφφη, νύφη), a daughter-in-law: Mt 10:35, Lk 12:53.†

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