3789: ὄφις

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G3789 ὄφις, εως, ὁ

Transliteration: óphis

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: a serpent, snake; used of the devil or Satan.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3789 ὄφις

Transliteration: óphis

Derivation: probably from G3700 (through the idea of sharpness of vision);

Definition: a snake, figuratively, (as a type of sly cunning) an artful malicious person, especially Satan

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ὄφις

G3789 

Occurrences in the NT: 14

ὄφις, -εως, ὁ,
[in LXX chiefly for נָחָשׁ;]
a serpent, snake: Mt 7:10, Mk 16:18, Lk 10:19 11:11, Jo 3:14, I Co 10:9, Re 9:19; as typical of wisdom and cunning, Mt 10:16 23:23, II Co 11:3 (cf. Ge 3:1); of Satan (cf. Ge 3:1, Wi 2:23, 24, IV Mac 18:8), Re 12:9, 14, 15 20:2.†

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