5481: χαρακτήρ

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G5481 χαρακτήρ, ῆρος, ὁ

Transliteration: charaktḗr

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: an impression, representation, exact reproduction; a graving-tool.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5481 χαρακτήρ

Transliteration: charaktḗr

Derivation: from the same as G5482;

Definition: a graver (the tool or the person), i.e. (by implication) engraving (("character"), the figure stamped, i.e. an exact copy or (figuratively) representation)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

χαρακτήρ

G5481 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

χαρακτήρ, -ῆρος, ὁ
(< χαράσσω, to engrave), [in LXX: Le 13:28 (צָרֶבֶת), II Mac 4:10, IV Mac 15:4 א R * ;]
1. a tool for graving.
2. a stamp or impress: as on a coin or seal; metaph., χ. τ. ὑποστάσεως, He 1:3.†

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