976: βίβλος

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G976 βίβλος, ου, ἡ

Transliteration: bíblos

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: a written book, roll, or volume, sometimes with a sacred connotation.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G976 βίβλος

Transliteration: bíblos

Derivation: properly, the inner bark of the papyrus plant, i.e. (by implication) a sheet or scroll of writing

Definition:

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

βίβλος

G976 

Occurrences in the NT: 10

βίβλος, -ου, ἡ (variant form of βύβλος, the Egyptian papyrus, paper made from its fibrous coat),
[in LXX for סֶפֶר, the form βύβ- being sometimes used;]
a book, a roll, used much less freq. than βιβλίον, and with a "connotation of sacredness and veneration" (MM, Exp., x), Mt 1:1 Mk 12:26, Lk 3:4 20:42 Ac 1:20 7:42 19:19; β. τ. ζωῆς, Phl 4:3, Re 3:5 20:15.†

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