857: ἀφειδία

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G857 ἀφειδία, ας, ἡ

Transliteration: apheidía

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: severity, severe treatment.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G857 ἀφειδία

Transliteration: apheidía

Derivation: from a compound of G1 (as a negative particle) and G5339;

Definition: unsparingness, i.e. austerity (asceticism)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἀφειδία

G857 

Occurrences in the NT: 1

* ἀφειδία (L, -εία), -ας, ἡ
(< ἀφειδής, unsparing);
1. extravagance.
2. unsparing treatment, severity: Col 2:23.†

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