3990: πελεκίζω

Verb


Dodson dictionary

G3990 πελεκίζω

Transliteration: pelekízō

Part(s) of speech: Verb

Definition: I behead (with an axe).

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3990 πελεκίζω

Transliteration: pelekízō

Derivation: from a derivative of G4141 (meaning an axe);

Definition: to chop off (the head), i.e. truncate

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

πελεκίζω

G3990 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

*† πελεκίζω
(< πέλεκυς, a battle-axe),
to out off with an axe, esp. to behead: c. acc., Re 20:4 (Polyb., al.).†

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