4691: σπερμολόγος

Adjective


Dodson dictionary

G4691 σπερμολόγος, ου, ὁ

Transliteration: spermológos

Part(s) of speech: Adjective

Definition: a babbler, gossiper, one who picks up seeds and trifles as does a bird.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4691 σπερμολόγος

Transliteration: spermológos

Derivation: from G4690 and G3004;

Definition: a seed-picker (as the crow), i.e. (figuratively) a sponger, loafer (specially, a gossip or trifler in talk)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

σπερμολόγος

G4691 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

* σπερμολόγος, -ον
(< σπέρμα, λέγω)
a seed picker;
(a) prop., of birds (Arist., Aristoph, al.);
(b) in Attic slang, of an idler who lives on scraps picked up in the agora; hence, as subst., ὁ σ., an idle babbler: Ac 17:18.†

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