5482: χάραξ

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G5482 χάραξ, ακός, ὁ

Transliteration: chárax

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: a palisade, mound for besieging.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5482 χάραξ

Transliteration: chárax

Derivation: from χαράσσω (charássō) (to sharpen to a point; akin to G1125 through the idea of scratching);

Definition: a stake, i.e. (by implication) a palisade or rampart (military mound for circumvallation in a siege)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

χάραξ

G5482 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

χάραξ, -ακος, ὁ
(< χαράσσω), [in LXX for סֹלְלָה, מָצוֹר, etc. ;]
1. a pointed stake
2. a palisade or rampart: Lk 19:43.†

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