372: ἀνάπαυσις

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G372 ἀνάπαυσις, εως, ἡ

Transliteration: anápausis

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: rest, cessation from labor, refreshment.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G372 ἀνάπαυσις

Transliteration: anápausis

Derivation: from G373;

Definition: intermission; by implication, recreation

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἀνάπαυσις

G372 

Occurrences in the NT: 5

ἀνά-παυσις, -εως, ή
(ἀνάπαύω), [in LXX chiefly for נוּחַ and its derivatives, שַׁבָּת and its cognates (Ex, Le);]
cessation, rest, refreshment: Mt 11:26 12:43, Lk 11:24, Re 4:8 14:11.†
SYN.: ἄνεσις (lit, the relaxation of the strings of a lyre), prop. signifies the rest or ease which comes from the relaxation of unfavourable conditions, as, e.g. affliction: ἀνάπ., the rest which comes from the temporary cessation of labour (v. Tr., Syn., § xl; Cremer, 827; MM, VGT, s.v.)

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