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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #106 - ἄζυμος
- unfermented, free from leaven or yeast
- of the unleavened loaves used in the paschal feast of the Jews
- metaph. free from faults or the "leaven of iniquity"
without process of fermentation, Pl. Ti. 74d: — of bread, unleavened, ἄρτος Hp. Vict. 3.79, Trypho Fr. 117; ἄρτους ἀ., ἄζυμα λάγανα, LXX Exodus 29:2, Leviticus 2:4 : abs., ἄζυμα, τά, Exodus 12:15; τὰ ἄ. the feast of unleavened cakes, Mark 14:1; ἡ ἑορτὴ τῶν ἀ. LXX 2 Chronicles 8:13,al., Luke 22:1.
ἄζυμος , -ον
unleavened: ἡ ἑορτὴ τῶν ἂ . ( H4682 H2282) the paschal feast (also called τὰ ἂ ., Mark 14:1), Luke 22:1; ἡμέρα τῶν ἄ ., Matthew 26:17, Mark 14:12, Luke 22:7; ἡμέραι , Acts 12:3; Acts 20:6. Fig., of Christians, free from corruption: 1 Corinthians 5:7; exhorted to keep festival, ἐν ἀζύμοις (sc. ἄρτοις , λάγανοις , or, indefinitely, " unleavened elements"), 1 Corinthians 5:8 (Cremer, 724),†
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To the instances of this word from profane authors in Grimm-Thayer, add Hippocrates Περὶ Διαίτης III. 79, where it is used along with ἄρτος.
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