3790: ὀφρῦς

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G3790 ὀφρῦς, ύος, ἡ

Transliteration: ophrŷs

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: the brow, a ridge (of a mountain).

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3790 ὀφρῦς

Transliteration: ophrŷs

Derivation: perhaps from G3700 (through the idea of the shading or proximity to the organ of vision);

Definition: the eye-"brow" or forehead, i.e. (figuratively) the brink of a precipice

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ὀφρύς

G3790 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

ὀφρύς, -ύος, ἡ,
[in LXX: Le 14:9 (עַיִן גּב)*;]
an eyebrow, the brow of a hill: Lk 4:29.†

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