728: ἀῤῥαβών

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G728 ἀρραβών, ῶνος, ὁ

Transliteration: arrhabṓn

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: an earnest, earnest-money, a large part of the payment, given in advance as a security that the whole will be paid afterwards.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G728 ἀῤῥαβών

Transliteration: arrhabṓn

Derivation: of Hebrew origin (H6162);

Definition: a pledge, i.e. part of the purchase-money or property given in advance as security for the rest

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἀρραβών

G728 

Occurrences in the NT: 3

ἀρραβών (T, ἀραβ-: II Co 1:22 5:5), -ώνος, ὁ,
[in LXX: Ge 38:17, 18, 20 (עֵרָבוֹן)*;]
an earnest, part payment in advance for security, a first instalment: II Co 1:22 5:5, Eph 1:14. (The word is found in cl. and was prob. brought to Greece by the Phœnicians (AR, Eph., 1:14). It is found in π. with both spellings (v. Milligan, NTD, 73). In MGr. ἀρραβῶνα is an engagement ring; v. MM, s.v.)†

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