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Strong's #4607 - σικάριος

Transliteration
sikários
Phonetics
sik-ar'-ee-os
Origin
of Latin origin
Parts of Speech
masculine noun
TDNT
7:278,1026
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Definition   
Thayer's
  1. an assassin
    1. one who carries a dagger or short sword under his clothing, that he may kill secretly and treacherously any one he wishes to
    2. a cutthroat
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ASV (1)
Acts 1
BSB (1)
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CSB (0)
Acts 1
ESV (1)
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KJV (1)
Acts 1
LEB (0)
The Lexham English Bible
did not use
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LSB (1)
Acts 1
N95 (1)
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NAS (1)
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NLT (1)
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WEB (1)
Acts 1
YLT (1)
Acts 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

σῑκάριος [ ], ,

= Lat. sicarius, Acts 21:38, J. AJ 20.8.10, al.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

σικάριος, σικαριου, (a Latin word), an assassin, i. e. one who carries a dagger or short sword (Latinsica (cf. Josephus, as below)) under his clothing, that he may kill secretly and treacherously anyone he wishes to (a cut-throat): Acts 21:38. (Josephus, b. j. 2, 17, 6 σικαριους ἐκάλουν τούς λῃστάς ἔχοντας ὑπό τοῖς κόλποις τά ξιφη (cf. 2, 13, 3); also Antiquities 20, 8, 10 σικαριοι λῃσταί εἰσί χρώμενοι ξιφιδιοις παραπλησιοις μέν τό μέγεθος τοῖς τῶν Περσῶν ἀκινακαις, ἐπικαμπεσι δέ ] καί ὁμοιοις ταῖς ὑπό Ῥωμαίων σικαις καλουμεναις, ἀφ' ὧν καί τήν προσηγοριαν οἱ ληστευοντες ἔλαβον πολλούς ἀναιροῦντες.) (Synonym: see φονεύς.)


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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† σικάριος , -ου ,

(Lat.; < sica, a dagger carried under their clothing by the Sicarii),

a bandit, assassin, one of the Sicarii (FlJ, B.J., ii, 17, 6, al.): Acts 21:38.†


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
σικαριων σικαρίων sikarion sikariōn sikaríon sikaríōn
 
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