922: βάρος

Noun, Neuter


Dodson dictionary

G922 βάρος, ους, τό

Transliteration: báros

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Neuter

Definition: a weight, burden, lit. or met.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G922 βάρος

Transliteration: báros

Derivation: probably from the same as G939 (through the notion of going down; compare G899);

Definition: weight; in the New Testament only, figuratively, a load, abundance, authority

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

βάρος

G922 

Occurrences in the NT: 6

βάρος, -εος, τό,
[in LXX: Jg 18:21 (כּבד), Jth 7:4, Si 13:2, II Mac 9:10, III Mac 5:47*;]
weight;
(a) a weight, burden, lit. and metaph.: Mt 20:12, Ac 15:28, II Co 4:17, Re 2:24; ἀλλήλων τὰ β., one another's faults, Ga 6:2; ἐν β., burdensome: I Th 2:6, R, txt., but v. infr.;
(b) in late Gk. (Soph., Lex., s.v.), dignity, authority: ἐν βάρει, I Th 2:6 (R, mg.; v. Milligan, ICG, in l.).†
SYN.: ὄγκος, an encumbrance; φορτίον, a burden, that which is borne.

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