4647: σκόλοψ

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G4647 σκόλοψ, οπος, ὁ

Transliteration: skólops

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: a stake or thorn; fig: a sharp affliction.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4647 σκόλοψ

Transliteration: skólops

Derivation: perhaps from the base of G4628 and G3700;

Definition: withered at the front, i.e. a point or prickle (figuratively, a bodily annoyance or disability)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

σκόλοψ

G4647 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

σκόλοψ, -οπος, ὁ
[in LXX: Nu 33:55 (שֵׂךְ), Ho 2:6 (8) (סִיר), Ez 28:24 (סִלּוֹן), Si 43:19 * ;]
anything pointed, esp.
1. in cl., a stake
2. In Hellenistic vernacular, a thorn (cf. LXX, ll. c.): σ. τῇ σαρκί, II Co 12:7 (cf. MM, i., xxiii; DB, iii, 700 f.; Deiss., St. Paul, 62 f.; Field, Notes, 187).†

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