3586: ξύλον

Noun, Neuter


Dodson dictionary

G3586 ξύλον, ου, τό

Transliteration: xýlon

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Neuter

Definition: anything made of wood, a piece of wood, a club, staff; the trunk of a tree, used to support the cross-bar of a cross in crucifixion.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3586 ξύλον

Transliteration: xýlon

Derivation: from another form of the base of G3582;

Definition: timber (as fuel or material); by implication, a stick, club or tree or other wooden article or substance

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ξύλον

G3586 

Occurrences in the NT: 20

ξύλον, -ου, τό,
[in LXX chiefly for עֵץ;]
1. wood: I Co 3:12, Re 18:12.
2. a piece of wood, hence, anything made of wood, as,
(a) a cudgel, staff: pl., Mt 26:47, 55, Mk 14:43, 48, Lk 22:52;
(b) stocks, for confining the feet (Jb 33:11, סַד): Ac 16:24;
(c) a beam to which malefactors were bound (late Gk.), in LXX, of a gibbet (De 21:22, 23), in NT, of the Cross: Ac 5:30 10:39 13:29, Ga 3:13, I Pe 2:24.
3. In late writers (v. MM, xvii), a tree (Ge 1:29, Is 14:8, al.): Lk 23:31; ξ. τῆς ζωῆς, Re 2:7 22:2, 14, 19.†

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