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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4694 - σπιλάς

Transliteration
spilás
Phonetics
spee-las'
Origin
of uncertain derivation
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. a rock in the sea, ledge, reef
  2. metaph. of men who by their conduct damage others morally, wreck them as it were
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (1)
Jude
1
NAS (2)
Jude
2
HCS (1)
Jude
1
BSB (1)
Jude
1
WEB ( 0 )
WEB (1)
Jude
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

σπῐλάς

(A), άδος, ἡ,

rock over which the sea dashes (opp. ὕφαλοι πέτραι in AP 11.390 ( Lucill. )), νῆάς γε ποτὶ σπιλάδεσσιν ἔαξαν κύματα Od. 3.298; δοῦπον ἄκουσε ποτὶ σπιλάδεσσι θαλάσσης 5.401 (v. πάγος ); ἐφ' ὑψηλαῖς σπιλάδεσσι S. Fr. 371 (lyr.); πλαγκταὶ ς . A.R. 4.932; ς. εἰν ἁλὶ πέτρη Id. 3.1294; ῥεῖθρον ἀπὸ ς . Theoc. Ephesians 4:6 : generally, slab, S. Tr. 678; ὧδ' ὑπὸ τὸ σπιλάδος μέλαθρον, i.e. under this tombstone, Sammelb. 6160 ( Egypt ); hollow rock, cave, Simon. (?) 179 .

II as Adj., stony, or perh. marly, sc. γῆ, Thphr. CP 2.4.4 .

σπῐλάς

(B), άδος, ἡ,= σπίλος ( ),

spot, κατάστικτον σπιλάδεσσι πυρσῇσιν Orph. L. 620: in Ep.Judges 1:12, σπιλάς spot is prob. in view of 2 Peter 2:13; cf. also σπιλάς (c).

σπῐλάς

(C), άδος, ἡ,

storm, squall, Plu. 2.476a; ἐκραγείσης ὥσπερ ἐν εὐδίᾳ σπιλάδος ib.101b; ἄνδρας αἰφνιδίῳ σπιλάδι κατασεισθέντας Hld. 5.31, cf. AP 7.382.4 ( Phil. ): cf. κατασπιλάζω 11 .

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* σπιλάς , -άδος ,

(on the gender in Ju, l.c., v. Mayor, Ju., 41),

1. poët. in cl., a rock or reef over which the sea dashes (Polyb., FlJ, al.). Metaph., of men whose conduct causes danger to others, Judges 1:12, R, txt. (but v. infr.).

2. In late writers = σπίλος (q.v.), a spot, stain; metaph., Ju, l.c., R, mg. (cf. Mayor, 41, but v. supr.).†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
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