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Strong's #4643 - σκληρότης

Root Word (Etymology)
from (G4642)
Parts of Speech
feminine noun
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  1. hardness
  2. obstinacy, stubbornness
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2742 ‑ חָרֻץ (khaw‑roots', khaw‑roots');  4170 ‑ מֹקֵשׁ (mo‑kashe', mo‑kashe');  7190 ‑ קְשִׁי (kesh‑ee');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

σκληρότης, ητος, ἡ,

hardness, opp. μαλακότης, Pl. R. 523e, Arist. PA 644b14, al.

2. of taste, harshness, οἴνου Thphr. CP 6.14.12 .

3. stiffness, rigidity, Arist. Pr. 881a10 .

4. ἡ τῆς κοιλίης ς . costivity, Hp. Aër. 7.

II of persons, harshness, austerity, τοῦ δαίμονος Antipho 3.3.4; ς. καὶ ἀγροικία Pl. R. 607b, cf. 410d; παράδειγμα σκληρότητος Arist. Po. 1454b14 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

σκληρότης, σκληρότητος, (σκληρός), hardness; tropically, obstinacy, stubbornness: Romans 2:5. (Deuteronomy 9:27; (Antiphon), Plato, Aristotle, Theophrastus, Plutarch, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

σκληρότης , -ητος ,

(< σκληρός ),

[in LXX: Deuteronomy 9:27 (H7190), etc.;]

hardness; metaph., of stubbornness: Romans 2:5.†

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

lit. a, ";prick"; or ";point,"; is used metaph. of time in Luke 4:5, Isaiah 29:5 : cf. Plut. 2. 13 D στιγμὴ χρόνου ὁ βίος, M. Anton. ii. 17, and the prepositional phrase ἐν στιγμῇ in Vett. Val. pp. 131.4, 239.11.


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
σκληροτητα σκληρότητα σκληρότητά σκληρότητος skleroteta sklerótetá sklērotēta sklērótētá
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