5521: χολή

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G5521 χολή, ῆς, ἡ

Transliteration: cholḗ

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: gall, bitter herbs.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5521 χολή

Transliteration: cholḗ

Derivation: feminine of an equivalent perhaps akin to the same as G5514 (from the greenish hue);

Definition: "gall" or bile, i.e. (by analogy) poison or an anodyne (wormwood, poppy, etc.)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

χολή

G5521 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

χολή, -ῆς, ἡ
[in LXX for רֹאשׁ, לַעֲנָה, מְרֵרָה ;]
gall: Mt 27:34 (here prob. = myrrh, cf. Mk 15:23, v. Swete, in l.; DCG, i, 634a); metaph., Ac 8:23.†

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