4083: πῆχυς

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G4083 πῆχυς, εως, ὁ

Transliteration: pēchys

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: a cubit, about a foot and a half.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4083 πῆχυς

Transliteration: pēchys

Derivation: of uncertain affinity;

Definition: the fore-arm, i.e. (as a measure) a cubit

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

πῆχυς

G4083 

Occurrences in the NT: 4

πῆχυς, -εως, gen. pl., -ῶν (for Att. -εων, v. WH, App., 157; Thackeray, Gr., 151; Deiss., BS, 153),
[in LXX chiefly and freq. for אַמָּה;]
1. the forearm (Hom.).
2. As a measure of length, a cubit: Mt 6:27, Lk 12:25, Jo 21:8, Re 21:17.†

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