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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #4512 - ῥυτίς
- a wrinkle
ῥῠτίς, ίδος, ἡ,
Aeol. βρῠτίς (q.v.),
pucker, wrinkle, Ar. Pl. 1051, Pl. Smp. 190e, 191a .
* ῥυτίς , -ίδος , ἡ ,
a wrinkle: Ephesians 5:27.†
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on its only occurrence in the NT, Acts 19:12, is usually rendered ";apron"; (so AV, RV), like the Lat. semicinctium (Mart. 14. 153, Petr. 94. 8), but Nestle (Exp T xiii. p. 282) thinks the reference must be, not to an apron worn above the regular clothing, but to some article of underwear which had been in actual contact with the Apostle’s skin (ἀπὸ τοῦ χρωτὸς αὐτοῦ), and compares the merit attached to the Pope’s ";stockings"; in certain Roman Catholic circles at the present day. For the form σιμικίνθιον for σημικίνθιον see Moulton Gr. ii. p. 172.
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