5356: φθορά

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G5356 φθορά, ᾶς, ἡ

Transliteration: phthorá

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: corruption, destruction, decay, rottenness, decomposition.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5356 φθορά

Transliteration: phthorá

Derivation: from G5351;

Definition: decay, i.e. ruin (spontaneous or inflicted, literally or figuratively)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

φθορά

G5356 

Occurrences in the NT: 9

φθορά, -ᾶς, ἡ
(< φθείρω) [in LXX for שַׁחַת, חֶבֶל, etc. ;]
destruction, corruption, decay (v. Mayor on II Pe, App.,175 ff.): Ro 8:21, I Co 15:42, Col 2:22, II Pe 2:12; opp. to ζωὴ αἰώνιος, Ga 6:8; by meton., of that which is subject to corruption, I Co 15:50; of moral decay, II Pe 1:4 2:12, 19 (cf. Wi 14:12).†

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