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Strong's #2930 - κρύσταλλος

Root Word (Etymology)
from a derivative of kruos (frost)
Parts of Speech
masculine noun
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  1. crystal, a kind of precious stone
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 668 ‑ אַפִּרְיוֹן (ap‑pir‑yone');  916 ‑ בְּדֹלַח (bed‑o'‑lakh);  7008 ‑ קִיטר (kee‑tore', kee‑tore');  7140 ‑ קֹרַח (keh'‑rakh, ko'‑rakh);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (2)
Revelation 2
NAS (2)
Revelation 2
CSB (2)
Revelation 2
BSB (2)
Revelation 2
ESV (1)
Revelation 1
WEB (2)
Revelation 2
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

κρύσταλλος, ὁ,

(κρύος, κρυσταίνομαι)


1. ice, Il. 22.152, Od. 14.477, Hdt. 4.28, S. Fr. 149; κρύσταλλος ἐπεπήγει οὐ βέβαιος Th. 3.23; ὁ παῖς τὸν κρύσταλλον prov., of persons who cannot keep a thing, but do not wish to let it go, Zen. 5.58.

2. = νάρκη, numbness, torpor, Opp. H. 3.155.

II rock-crystal, D.P. 781, Str. 15.1.67, Ael. NA 15.8, etc.: also fem., AP 9.753 (Claudian.): as Adj., οἱ κ. λίθοι D.S. 2.52.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

κρύσταλλος, κρυστάλλου, (from κρύος ice; hence properly, anything congealed (cf. Latincrusta) and transparent) (from Homer down), crystal: a kind of precious stone, Revelation 4:6; Revelation 22:1; (cf. B. D. under the word . On its gender cf. Liddell and Scott, under the word II.)

STRONGS NT 2930a: κρυφαῖος κρυφαῖος, κρυφαίᾳ, κρυφαιον (κρυφᾶ), hidden, secret: twice in Matthew 6:18 L T Tr WH. (Jeremiah 23:24; Wis. 17:3; in Greek writings from Aeschylus and Pindar down.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

κρύσταλλος , -ου ,

(< κρύος , frost),

[in LXX: Job 38:29, Psalms 147:17, Ezekiel 1:22 (H7140), etc.;]

crystal: Revelation 4:6; Revelation 22:1.†

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 130.150 (horoscope—i/ii A.D.) (= I. p. 137) ὁμοία κρυστάλλῳ, P Leid Xviii. 29 (iii/iv A.D.) κρυστάλλου ῥεινήματος (l. ῥινήματος, ";filings";) στατῆρες δ ̄. With Wisdom of Solomon 19:21 κρυσταλλοειδὲς γένος ἀμβροσίας τροφῆς, cf. Usener Epic. p. 45, 2 πῆξιν. . . κρυσταλλοειδῆ. In MGr κρυσταλλένιος, ";of crystal,"; is used as an endearing address to a girl.


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
κρυσταλλον κρύσταλλον κρύσταλλος κρυστάλλου κρυστάλλους κρυσταλλω κρυστάλλω κρυστάλλῳ κρυφαία κρυφαίοις κρυφαίως krustallo krustallō krustallon krystallo krystallō krystálloi krystállōi krystallon krýstallon
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