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Strong's #2738 - καῦμα

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neuter noun
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  1. heat
    1. of painful and burning heat
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2527 ‑ חֹם (khome);  2721 ‑ חֹרֶב (kho'‑reb);  3214 ‑ יְלֵל (yel‑ale');  7019 ‑ קַיִץ (kah'‑yits);  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

καῦμα, ατος, τό, (καίω)


1. burning heat, esp. of the sun, καύματος ἔξ after sun-heat, Il. 5.865, cf. Hes. Op. 415, 588, Alc. 39, S. Ant. 417, Epinic. 1.10, etc.; πρὶν ἂν τὸ κ. παρέλθῃ the heat of the day, Pl. Phdr. 242a, cf. Ti. 70d; ἐὰν ᾖ κ. Arist. Mete. 342b10: freq. in pl., ἡλίου τε καύμασιν S. OC 350, cf. Hdt. 3.104, X. Cyn. 5.9, etc.; [ τόποι] ὑπὸ καυμάτων διαφθειρόμενοι Isoc. 11.12; καύματα καὶ χειμῶνες Phld. Piet. 87: in pl., also of frost, Ath. 3.98b, Luc. Lex. 2.

2. fever heat, Th. 2.49; of inflamed conditions, Hp. VM 19, Aph. 7.13: metaph., of love, κ. ἀρσενικόν AP 12.87.

II in pl., holes burnt by cautery, Hp. Art. 11, Arist. Pr. 863a31.

III brand on cattle, IG 7.3171.44 (Orchom. Boeot.). embers of sacrifices, Pl. Criti. 12o d. firewood, PLond. 3.1166.6, al. (i A.D.).

Thayer's Expanded Definition

καῦμα, καύματος, τό (καίω), heat: of painful and burning heat, Revelation 7:16; Revelation 16:9. (the Sept.; in Greek writings from Homer down.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

καῦμα , -τος , τό

(< καίω ),

[in LXX for H2527, H2721, etc.;]

heat: Revelation 7:16; Revelation 16:9.†

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

P Lond 1166.6 (A.D. 42) (= III. p. 104) τὰ αὐτάρκη καύματα —adequate heat for the baths attached to a gymnasium, PSI II. 184.6 (A.D. 292) καύματος ἐνόντος. See also Kaibel 649.5 (Rome—iii/A.D.)—

οὐ χειμὼν λυπεῖ σ᾽, οὐ καῦμα, οὐ νοῦσος ἐνοχλεῖ.


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
καυμα καύμα καῦμα καύματι καύματος kauma kaûma
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