5424: φρήν

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G5424 φρήν, φρενός, ἡ

Transliteration: phrḗn

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: the mind, intellect, thought, understanding.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5424 φρήν

Transliteration: phrḗn

Derivation: probably from an obsolete φράω (phráō) (to rein in or curb; compare G5420);

Definition: the midrif (as a partition of the body), i.e. (figuratively and by implication, of sympathy) the feelings (or sensitive nature; by extension (also in the plural) the mind or cognitive faculties)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

φρήν

G5424 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

φρήν gen., φρενός, ἡ,
[in LXX most freq. in Pr (6:32, al.) and chiefly for לֵב; also III Mac 4:16 5:47 ;]
chiefly in Hom. and Trag., but also in Plat., al., both sing. and pl.;
1. in physical sense, the parts about the heart, midriff.
2. heart, mind, thought: pl., I Co 14:20 (v. Edwards, Eng.-Gr. Lex., App., 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