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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2303 - θεῖον

Transliteration
theîon
Phonetics
thi'-on
Origin
probably of (G2304) (in its original sense of flashing)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
TDNT
3:122,
Definition
Thayer's
  1. brimstone
    1. divine incense, because burning brimstone was regarded as having power to purify, and to ward off disease
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1614 ‑ גָּפְרִית (gof‑reeth');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (7)
Luke
1
Revelation
6
NAS (7)
Luke
1
Revelation
6
HCS (7)
Luke
1
Revelation
6
BSB (7)
Luke
1
Revelation
6
ESV (7)
Luke
1
Revelation
6
WEB (7)
Luke
1
Revelation
6
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

θεῖον

(A), θέειον (in Od. 22.493 θήϊον), τό,

brimstone, used to fumigate and purify, δέπας.. ἐκάθηρε θεείῳ Il. 16.228; οἶσε θέειον.., κακῶν ἄκος Od. 22.481; δεινὴ δὲ θεείου γίγνεται ὀδμή, from a thunderbolt, Il. 14.415; ἐν δὲ θεείου πλῆτο, of a ship struck by lightning, Od. 12.417; ἐμβαλόντες πῦρ ξὺν θ. Th. 2.77, cf. 4.100; Κύριος ἔβρεξεν ἐπὶ Σόδομα καὶ Γόμορρα θ. καὶ πῦρ LXX Genesis 19:24; as a natural product, Hp. Aër. 7, Ph. 2.21, 143, Ti.Locr. 99c; θ. ἄπυρον Gal. 12.903; opp. πεπυρωμένον, Dsc. 5.107; cf. θεάφιον, θέαφος. (Perh. cogn. with θύω, θυμιάω, Lat. suffire.)

θεῖον

(B), τό, the Divinity, v. θεῖος (A) 11.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

θεῖον , -ου , τό ,

[in LXX; Genesis 19:24, Deuteronomy 29:23 Job 18:15, Psalms 11:7, Isaiah 30:33; Isaiah 34:9, Ezekiel 38:22 (H1614), 3 Maccabees 2:5*;]

brimstone: Luke 17:29 (LXX), Revelation 9:17-18; Revelation 14:10; Revelation 19:20; Revelation 20:10; Revelation 21:8.†


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
θειον θείον θεῖον θειου θείου θειω θείω θείῳ theio theiō theíoi theíōi theion theîon theiou theíou
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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