4639: σκιά

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G4639 σκιά, ᾶς, ἡ

Transliteration: skiá

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: a shadow, shade, thick darkness, an outline.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4639 σκιά

Transliteration: skiá

Derivation: apparently a primary word;

Definition: "shade" or a shadow (literally or figuratively (darkness of error or an adumbration))

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

σκιά

G4639 

Occurrences in the NT: 7

σκιά, -ᾶς, ἡ
[in LXX chiefly for צֵל, IV Ki 20:9 ff., Ps 56 (57):1, al.; but σ. and σ. θανάτου are also used for צַלְמָוֶת, Jb 3:5, Ps 22 (23):4, Is 9:2 (1) (v. ICC, in l.), al. ;]
1. shadow, shade, caused by interception of light: Mk 4:32, Ac 5:15; metaph., σ. θανάτου, of ignorance and error, Mt 4:16, Lk 1:79 (LXX).
2. a shadow, the image or outline cast by an object: fig., ὑπόδειγμα καὶ σ., He 8:5; opp. to σῶμα, Col 2:17; opp. to εἰκών, He 10:1.†

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