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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4500 - ῥοιζηδόν

from a derivative of rhoizos (a whir)
Parts of Speech
  1. with a loud noise
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KJV (1)
2 Peter
NAS (1)
2 Peter
HCS (1)
2 Peter
BSB (1)
2 Peter
ESV (1)
2 Peter
WEB (1)
2 Peter
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


Adverb from a derivative of ῥοῖζος rhoizos (a whir)

ῥοῖζ-ος, ὁ, Ion. , whistling or whizzing of an arrow, Il. 16.361, cf. Plu. Marc. 15, Onos. 19.3, etc.; of a scourge, Opp. H. 2.352: any whistling or piping sound, as of a shepherd, πολλῇ ῥ . Od. 9.315; πνευμάτων ῥ . Plu. 2.18c; rush of wings, LXX Wi. 5.11, Ael. NA 2.26; of a stream, LXX Ezekiel 47:5, Ael. NA 17.17; of the sea, Hymn.Is. 150; of the noise of a falling tree, Q.S. 1.251; hissing of a serpent, A.R. 4.138, 1543; used of the sound made by filing, Arist. Aud. 802a39; of the letter ρ, Phld. Po.Herc. 994.29, D.H. Comp. 14, S.E. M. 1.102 .

II rushing motion, rush, swing, Plu. Marc. 15, Demetr. 21, Epic. in Arch.Pap. 7p.4.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* ῥοιζηδόν ,


(< ῥοῖζος , the whistling of an arrow),

with rushing sound (as of roaring flames): 2 Peter 3:10.†

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

";a cheek."; That this word, a specialty of Q (Matthew 5:39, Luke 6:29), is not of learned origin is shown by such passages as—P Cairo Zen I. 59076.12 f. (B.C. 257) σιαγόνες μείζους καὶ φακοὶ ἐπὶ σιαγόνι δεξιᾶι, P Lond 909a.7 (A.D. 136) (= III. p. 170) ὁμολογῶ πε [π ]ρακέν ̣ε σοι κα ̣μ ̣ηλον ἄρσηνον (l. ἄρρενα) . . . κεχ ̣αρ ̣ακμένον τεξιὰν σιακόν ̣ην ̣ (l. σιαγόνα) ταῦ ἄλφα, ";I acknowledge to have sold to you a male camel branded T.A. on its right cheek,"; P Ryl II. 88.28 (A.D. 156) οὐλὴ σεαγό (νι) ἀριστ (ερᾷ), and ib. 63.9 (astrological—iii/A.D.) Π ]αρθένου σιαγὼν ὀσφύες, ";the cheek and the loins to Virgo."; A form συαγών occurs in BGU I. 100.5 (A.D. 159).


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
ροιζηδον ροιζηδόν ῥοιζηδὸν ροίζος ροϊσκον ροϊσκους ροϊσκων rhoizedon rhoizedòn rhoizēdon rhoizēdòn roizedon roizēdon
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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