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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1366 - δίστομος

Transliteration
dístomos
Phonetics
dis'-tom-os
Origin
from (G1364) and (G4750)
Parts of Speech
Adjective
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. having a double mouth as a river
    1. used of the edge of the sword and of other weapons, so has the meaning of two-edged
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 6366 ‑ פִּיָּה (pay‑aw', pee‑yaw');  8147 ‑ שְׁתַּיִם (shen‑ah'‑yim, shet‑tah'‑yim);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (3)
Hebrews
1
Revelation
2
NAS (3)
Hebrews
1
Revelation
2
HCS (3)
Hebrews
1
Revelation
2
BSB (3)
Hebrews
1
Revelation
2
ESV (3)
Hebrews
1
Revelation
2
WEB (3)
Hebrews
1
Revelation
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

δί-στομος, ον,

(στόμα)

I double-mouthed, with two entrances, πέτρα S. Ph. 16; δ. ὁδοί double-branching roads, Id. OC 900; so of rivers with two mouths, Plb. 34.10.5; with two harbours, Hsch.

II of a weapon, two-edged, ξίφος E. Hel. 983; πελέκεως γένυς Id. Fr. 530.5.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

δίστομος , -ον

(< δίς , στόμα ),

[in LXX: Judges 3:16, Psalms 149:6, Proverbs 5:4 (H6310), Sirach 21:3 *;]

1. of rivers and roads, double-mouthed, double branching.

2. Of swords (Eur.; LXX, ll c.), two-edged: Hebrews 4:12, Revelation 1:16; Revelation 2:12.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

δίστομος is found in a fragmentary context in an inscr. from Delos, c. B.C. 230, published in BCH xxix (1905), p. 508, no. 167 B.85. See also P Leid Wiii. 6 (ii/iii A.D.) ἔχε. . . μαχαίριν ὁλοσίδηρον δίστομον.

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
δίστομοι διστομον δίστομον διστομος δίστομος διστόμου distomon dístomon distomos dístomos
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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