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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2326 - θερισμός
- harvest, the act of reaping
- fig. of the gathering of men into the kingdom of God
- referring to time of reaping, the final judgment, when the righteous are gathered into the kingdom of God and the wicked are cast into hell for ever
I mowing, reaping, X. Oec. 18.3, PHib. 1.90.5 (iii B.C.), PFlor. 101.4 (i A.D.).
1. reaping-time, harvest, Eup. 202, Plb. 5.95.5, Matthew 13:30, al.
2. harvest, crop, LXX Leviticus 19:9, Matthew 9:37.
θερισμός , -οῦ , ὁ
(< θερίζω ),
[in LXX chiefly for H7105;]
(a) the act: John 4:35;
(b) the time: fig., Matthew 13:30; Matthew 13:39, Mark 4:29
(c) the crop: fig., Matthew 9:37-38, Luke 10:2, Revelation 14:15.†
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P Lille I. 1 verso.9 (B.C. 259–8) ἐὰν δὲ μὴ πρὸ τοῦ θερισμοῦ συντελῆται, P Hib I. 90.5 (B.C. 222) ἐμίσθωσεν εἰς ἐνιαυτὸν [ἕνα σ ]πόρον ἕνα (deleted in pap.) καί θερισμόν, a lease ";for one year, for one seed-time and harvest,"; BGU II. 594.5 (A.D. 70–80) μετὰ τὸν θερισμὸ [ν ἐργολ ]αβήσομα [ι, and P Flor I. 80.13 (i/ii A.D.) ἀρξόμεθα δὲ τ [οῦ ] θερισμ [ο ]ῦ ὁ [πό ]τε ἐὰν κελ ̣ευσθῶμεν ὑπό σου. See also τὰ θέριστρα with reference to harvesting operations in P Oxy II. 277.8 (B.C. 19).
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