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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #200 - ἀκρίς

Transliteration
akrís
Phonetics
ak-rece'
Origin
apparently from the same as (G206)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. a locust, particularly that species which especially infests oriental countries, stripping fields and trees. Numberless swarms of them almost every spring are carried by the wind from Arabia into Palestine, and having devastated that country, migrate to regions farther north, until they perish by falling into the sea. The Orientals accustomed to feed upon locusts, either raw or roasted and seasoned with salt (or prepared in other ways), and the Israelites also were permitted to eat them.
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 697 ‑ אַרְבֶּה (ar‑beh');  1460 ‑ גֵּו (gave);  2284 ‑ חָגָב (khaw‑gawb');  3218 ‑ יֶלֶק (yeh'‑lek);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (4)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
Revelation
2
NAS (4)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
Revelation
2
HCS (4)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
Revelation
2
BSB (4)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
Revelation
2
ESV (4)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
Revelation
2
WEB (4)
Matthew
1
Mark
1
Revelation
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἄκρις, ιος, ἡ, (ἄκρος)

Noun, hill-top, mountain peak, Hom. only in Od., always in pl., ἄκριες ἠνεμόεσσαι windy mountain tops, Od. 9.400, cf. h.Cer. 382; δι' ἄκριας through hill-country, Od. 10.281: sg., Περγαμίης ὑπὲρ ἄκριος Epigr.Gr. 1035.8 (Pergam.).

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀκρίς , -ίδος , ,

[in LXX chiefly for H697, also for H2284, etc.;]

a locust: Matthew 3:4, Mark 1:6, Revelation 9:3; Revelation 9:7.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
ακρίδα ακριδας ακρίδας ἀκρίδας ακριδες ακρίδες ἀκρίδες ακρίδι ακρίδος ακριδων ακρίδων ἀκρίδων ακρίς ακρόασαι ακροάσεως ακρόασιν ακρόασις akridas akrídas akrides akrídes akridon akridōn akrídon akrídōn
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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