4435: πυγμή

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G4435 πυγμή, ῆς, ἡ

Transliteration: pygmḗ

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: the fist.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4435 πυγμή

Transliteration: pygmḗ

Derivation: from a primary πύξ (pýx) (the fist as a weapon);

Definition: the clenched hand, i.e. (only in dative case as adverb) with the fist (hard scrubbing)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

πυγμή

G4435 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

πυγμή, -ῆς, ἡ,
[in LXX: Ex 21:18, Is 58:4 (אֶגְרוֹף)*;]
the fist: πυγμῇ νίψασθαι τ. χεῖρας (T, πυκνά; Vg., Goth., Copt., crebro), to wash the hands with the fist (diligently, R, txt.; up to the elbow, R, mg.; the exact meaning is doubtful; v. Swete, in l.): Mk 7:3.†

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