5215: ὕμνος

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G5215 ὕμνος, ου, ὁ

Transliteration: hýmnos

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: a hymn, sacred song, song of praise to God.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5215 ὕμνος

Transliteration: hýmnos

Derivation: apparently from a simpler (obsolete) form of ὑδέω (hydéō) (to celebrate;

Definition: probably akin to G103; compare H5667); a "hymn" or religious ode (one of the Psalms)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ὕμνος

G5215 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

ὕμνος, -ου, ὁ
[in LXX for תְּהִלָּה, נְגִינָה, שִׁיר, etc. ;]
a hymn;
(a) in cl. a festal song in praise of gods or heroes;
(b) in LXX and NT a song of praise addressed to God: Eph 5:19, Col 3:16.†
SYN.: ψαλμός, that which is sung to a musical accompaniment; ᾠδή, the generic term for song (cf. Tr., Syn., § lxxviii, Lft. on Col 3:16)

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