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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4221 - ποτήριον

Transliteration
potḗrion
Phonetics
pot-ay'-ree-on
Origin
of a derivative of the alternate of (G4095)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
TDNT
6:148,841
Definition
Thayer's
  1. a cup, a drinking vessel
  2. metaph. one's lot or experience, whether joyous or adverse, divine appointments, whether favourable or unfavourable, are likened to a cup which God presents one to drink: so of prosperity and adversity
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3563 ‑ כּוֹס (koce);  3627 ‑ כְּלִי (kel‑ee');  6907 ‑ קֻבַּעַת (koob‑bah'‑ath);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (33)
Matthew
8
Mark
7
Luke
5
John
1
1 Corinthians
8
Revelation
4
NAS (31)
Matthew
7
Mark
6
Luke
5
John
1
1 Corinthians
8
Revelation
4
HCS (31)
Matthew
7
Mark
6
Luke
5
John
1
1 Corinthians
8
Revelation
4
BSB (31)
Matthew
7
Mark
6
Luke
5
John
1
1 Corinthians
8
Revelation
4
ESV (31)
Matthew
7
Mark
6
Luke
5
John
1
1 Corinthians
8
Revelation
4
WEB (33)
Matthew
8
Mark
7
Luke
5
John
1
1 Corinthians
8
Revelation
4
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ποτήριον, τό,

drinking-cup, wine-cup, Alc. 52, Sapph. Supp. 20a . 10, Hdt. 2.37, 3.148, Ar. Eq. 120, 237, etc.; οὔποτ' ἐκ ταὐτοῦ μεθ' ἡμῶν πίεται π. ib. 1289; π. ἀργυρᾶ IG 12.232, al.; κεραμεᾶ Ath. 11.464a, etc.

2. the Cup in the Eucharist, 1 Corinthians 11:25 sq.

3. jar, Gal. 13.385.

4. receptacle for offerings in temples, PTeb. 6.27 (pl., ii B. C. ).

II absorbent preparation, Gal. 13.258, Alex.Trall. 10 (pl.).

III v. ποτίρριον.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ποτήριον , -ου , τό ,

dimin. of ποτήρ

(< πίνω ),

[in LXX chiefly for H3563:]

a wine cup: Matthew 23:25-26; Matthew 26:27, Mark 7:4; Mark 14:23, Luke 11:39; Luke 22:17; Luke 22:20 a (WH, R, mg., cm.), 1 Corinthians 11:25, Revelation 17:4; πίνειν ἐκ τοῦ Papyri, 1 Corinthians 11:28; c. gen. rei, Matthew 10:42, Mark 9:41; τ . εὐλογίας , 1 Corinthians 10:16; by meton., of the contents of the cup, Luke 22:20 b (WH, R, mg., cm.), 1 Corinthians 11:25-26; c. gen. pers., 1 Corinthians 10:21; 1 Corinthians 11:27. Metaph., of experience of divine providence; of prosperity (Psalms 16:5, al.); of adversity (Psalms 11:6, Isaiah 51:17, al.): of the sufferings of Christ, Matthew 20:22-23; Matthew 26:39; Matthew 10:38-39; Matthew 14:36, Luke 22:42, John 18:11; of divine punishment, Revelation 14:10; Revelation 16:19; Revelation 18:6.†


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

";spend in addition"; (Luke 8:43 א A), is found in Syll 233 (=.3 497).7 (after B.C. 229) καλῶς τὴν ἀγωνοθεσ [ίαν ἐκτελέσας ] προσανήλωσεν οὐκ ὀλίγα χρήματα.

 

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
ποτήρια ποτηριον ποτήριον ποτήριόν ποτηριου ποτηρίου ποτηριω ποτηρίω ποτηρίῳ ποτηριων ποτηρίων poterio potēriō poteríoi potēríōi poterion poteríon potērion potēriōn potēríōn potḗrion potḗrión poteriou poteríou potēriou potēríou
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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