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Strong's #5418 - φραγμός

Root Word (Etymology)
from (G5420)
Parts of Speech
masculine noun
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  1. a hedge, a fence
  2. that which separates, prevents two from coming together
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1447 ‑ גָּדֵר (gaw‑dare');  1448 ‑ גְּדֶרֶת (ghed‑ay‑raw');  4189 ‑ מֹשְׁכוֹת (mo‑shek‑aw');  4881 ‑ מְשׂוּכָה (mes‑oo‑kaw', mes‑oo‑kaw');  5823 ‑ עָזַק (aw‑zak');  6556 ‑ פֶּרֶץ (peh'‑rets);  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

φραγ-μός, ὁ,

fencing in, blocking up, τῆς ἀκουούσης πηγῆς S. OT 1387.

2. intestinal obstruction, Cael.Aur. CP 3.17.

II fence, paling, X. Cyn. 11.4, AP 9.343 (Arch.) BGU 1119.32 (i B. C.), Matthew 21:33, etc.; hedge, Aesop. 385; railing of the bridge over the Hellespont, Hdt. 7.36: fortification, ib. 142; of the diaphragm, Hp. Flat. 10, Arist. PA 672b20; of the shard of beetles, ib. 682b17; of the teeth, Poll. 2.93.

2. metaph., partition, Ephesians 2:14. nickname of a man with a bristly beard, Luc. Pseudol. 27.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

φραγμός, φραγμοῦ, (φράσσω to fence round), a hedge, a fence: Matthew 21:33; Mark 12:1; Luke 14:23; tropically, that which separates, prevents two from coming together, Ephesians 2:14 (A. V. partition), see μεσότοιχον. (The Sept., Sir. 36:30(27); Herodotus, Sophocles, Thucydides, Plutarch, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

φραγμός , -οῦ ,

(< φράσσω ),

[in LXX chiefly for H1447, H1448, also for H1448, etc.;]

1. prop., a fencing in (Soph., OT, 1387).

2. = φράγμα , a fence: Matthew 21:33, Mark 12:1, Luke 14:23. Metaph., μεσότοιχον (q.v.) τοῦ φ ., gen. epexeg., Ephesians 2:14 (v. Ellic., in l).†

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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

";a choenix,"; a Greek dry measure, equivalent to 1.92 pints (Rev. 6:6) : cf. the note ad P Petr II. 25 (a) (iii/B.C.). In CPR I. 242.9 (A.D. 40) σὺν χοινίκεσιν δοισί, the editor and thinks that the reference is to the two nave boxes of an oil-mill.


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Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
φραγμοί φραγμον φραγμόν φραγμὸν φραγμός φραγμου φραγμού φραγμοῦ φραγμους φραγμούς φραγμοὺς φραγμώ φραγμών phragmon phragmòn phragmou phragmoû phragmous phragmoùs
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