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Strong's #517 - ἀόρατος

Root Word (Etymology)
from (G1) (as a negative particle) and (G3707)
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  1. unseen, or that which can not be seen, e.g. invisible
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4565 ‑ מִסְתָּר (mis‑tawr');  8414 ‑ תֹּהוּ (to'‑hoo);  
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Romans 1
Colossians 2
1 Timothy 1
Hebrews 1
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Colossians 2
1 Timothy 1
Hebrews 1
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀόρᾱ-τος, ον,

I unseen, invisible, Pl. Phd. 85e, etc.; ἀόρατος ὄψιν Alex. 240.5; τραῦμ' ἀ., ἔρως APl. 4.198 (Maec.); ἀ. τὸ μέλλον Isoc. 1.29; τὸ ἀόρατον the unseen world, the unseen, ἐξ οὐρανοῦ καὶ τοῦ ἀ. Pl. Sph. 246a, cf. Tht. 155e, al.: τὰν ἀ. ἀτραπιτὸν βιότου obscure, Epigr.Gr. 223 (Milet.); ἀ. κατὰ δόξαν Ath. 12.511d; τὸν ἀ. ὡς ὁρῶν Hebrews 11:27. Adv. -τως Ph. 1.157, Placit. 2.24.5.

II Act., not having seen, without experience of, παντὸς κακοῦ, δεινοῦ, Plb. 2.21.2, 3.108.6: abs., Luc. Halc. 3.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀόρατος, ἀόρατον (ὁράω), either, not seen i. e. unseen, or that cannot be seen i. e. invisible. In the latter sense of God in Colossians 1:15; 1 Timothy 1:17; Hebrews 11:27; τά ἀόρατα αὐτοῦ his (God's) invisible nature (perfections), Romans 1:20; τά ὁρατά καί τά ἀόρατα, Colossians 1:16. (Genesis 1:2; Isaiah 45:3; 2 Macc. 9:5; Xenophon, Plato, Polybius, Plutarch, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀόρατος , -ον

(< ὁράω ),

[in LXX: Genesis 1:2 (H8414), Isaiah 45:3 (H4565), 2 Maccabees 9:5 *;]

unseen, invisible: Romans 1:20, Colossians 1:15-16, 1 Timothy 1:17, Hebrews 11:27.†

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

P Leid Wii. 27 (occult) has . among divine epithets, also vii. 41 of fire (!). From Hellenistic times comes the Milesian epitaph Kaibel 223 ἀνύσαντά σε τὰν ἀόρατον. . ατρατατου (ἀτραπιτὸν Ed.) βιότου : ";videtur via dici quam qui sequitur nescit quo ducit."; The subst. occurs in Magn 114.4 διὰ τὴν. . . ἀορασίαν τῶν ἀρτοκόπων.


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
αορατα αόρατα ἀόρατα αορατον αόρατον ἀόρατον αόρατος αορατου αοράτου ἀοράτου αοράτους αορατω αοράτω ἀοράτῳ απαγγελία aorata aórata aorato aoratō aorátoi aorátōi aoraton aóraton aoratou aorátou
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