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Strong's #3359 - μέτωπον

from (G3326) and ops (the face)
Parts of Speech
neuter noun
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  1. the space between the eyes, the forehead
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4696 ‑ מֵצַח (may'‑tsakh);  
Frequency Lists
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ASV (7)
Revelation 7
BSB (8)
Revelation 8
CSB (8)
Revelation 8
ESV (8)
Revelation 8
KJV (8)
Revelation 8
LEB (0)
The Lexham English Bible
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LSB (8)
Revelation 8
N95 (8)
Revelation 8
NAS (8)
Revelation 8
NLT (7)
Revelation 7
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Revelation 7
YLT (8)
Revelation 8
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


From G3326 and ὠìψ

ōps (the face)

ὤψ, ἡ, EM 344.55, but , Ar.Byz. (v. infr.), Eust. 1426.55 (v. infr.), gen. ὠπός, acc. ὦπα: —

eye, face, countenance, Hom. and Hes., only in acc. sing.; εἰς ὦπα ἰδέσθαι τινί to look one in the face, Il. 9.373; ἐπὴν ἔλθητε Διός τ' εἰς ὦπα ἴδησθε 15.147: abs., δεινὸς εἰς ὦπα ἰδέσθαι Od. 22.405, cf. 23.107; θεῇς εἰς ὦπα ἔοικεν in face she is like the goddesses, Il. 3.158; οὐ μὲν γάρ τι κακῷ εἰς ὦπα ἐῴκει Od. 1.411; θεῇς εἰς ὦπα ἐΐσκειν Hes. Op. 62. masc. acc. pl., μεγάλους ὦπας Ar. Byz. ap. Ath. 7.287b, cf. Ath. 9.367a, Gal. 12.804, Eust. l. c.; διγλήνους ὦπας Theoc. Ephesians 6:2, cf. EM 233.32: but τὰ ὦπα Pl. Cra. 409c: dat. ὤπεσσι Max. 157. (Cf. ὄψ B.)

Thayer's Expanded Definition

μέτωπον, μετώπου, τό (μετά, ὤψ 'eye'), from Homer down; the Sept. for מֵצַח (literally, the space between the eyes) the forehead: Revelation 7:3; Revelation 9:4; Revelation 13:16; Revelation 14:1, 9; Revelation 17:5; Revelation 20:4; Revelation 22:4.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

μέτωπον , -ου , τό

(μετά + ὤψ , an eye),

[in LXX for H4696;]

the forehead: Revelation 7:3; Revelation 9:4; Revelation 13:16; Revelation 14:1; Revelation 14:9; Revelation 17:5; Revelation 20:4; Revelation 22:4.†

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
μέτωπα μετωπον μέτωπον μέτωπόν μετωπου μετώπου μετώπω μετωπων μετώπων μέτωπων metopon metōpon metōpōn metṓpon metṓpōn métopon métōpon metopou metōpou metṓpou
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