Lectionary Calendar
Wednesday, June 12th, 2024
the Week of Proper 5 / Ordinary 10
Attention!
Partner with StudyLight.org as God uses us to make a difference for those displaced by Russia's war on Ukraine.
Click to donate today!

Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical DictionaryGreek Lexicon

Strong's #723 - ἄροτρον

Transliteration
árotron
Phonetics
ar'-ot-ron
Root Word (Etymology)
from aroo (to till)
Parts of Speech
neuter noun
TDNT
None
Search for…
Browse by letter:
Prev Entry
ἀροτριόω
 
Next Entry
ἁρπαγή
Definition   
Thayer's
  1. a plough
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4173 ‑ מֹרַג (mo‑rag', mo‑rag');  6256 ‑ עֵת (ayth);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (1)
Luke 1
NAS (1)
Luke 1
CSB (1)
Luke 1
BSB (1)
Luke 1
ESV (1)
Luke 1
WEB (1)
Luke 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἄροτρον [ ], τό, (ἀρόω)

I

1. plough, Od. 18.374; πηκτὸν ἄ. Il. 10.353, cf. Thgn. 1201, Pi. P. 4.224, etc.; ἰλλομένων ἀρότρων S. Ant. 340; ἀρότρῳ ἀναρρηγνύντες αὔλακας Hdt. 2.14: pl., Ar. Pl. 515, Mosch. Fr. 4.6. ἡ ἀπ' ἀρότρου πληγή, in boxing, right-handed blow, Paus. 6.10.2, Philostr. Gym. 20.

2. in pl., metaph. of the organs of generation, Nonn. D. 12.46, al.

II ἄροτρα· γῆ, χώρα, πλέθρα, Hsch.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἄροτρον, ἀρότρου, τό (ἀρόω to plow), a plow: Luke 9:62. (In Greek writings from Homer down.)


Thayer's Expanded Greek Definition, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006, 2011 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights rserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἄροτρον , -ου , τό

(< ἀρόω , to plough),

[in LXX chiefly for H855;]

a plough: Luke 9:62.†


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

ἄροτρον occurs in P Rein 17.20 (B.C. 109) ἄροτρον α ̄ ζυγὸν α ̄ (or ἄροτρον ἄζυγον α ̄), P Flor II. 134.1 (A.D. 260) τὸ ταυρικὸν ἅμα τῷ ἀρότρῳ, P Strass I. 32.3 (a business letter, A.D. 261) Μάξιμον. . . ἀπέστειλ ̣α πρὸς σέ, ἵνα αὐτῷ ἄροτρον γένηται. Ἀροτήρ (contracted ἀρ᾽ is found in P Lond 257.200 (A.D. 94) (= II. p. 26) : cf. OGIS 519.21 (iii/A.D.) τοὺς ἀροτῆρας βόας, where Dittenberger refers to Hesiod Op. 405 βοῦν ἀροτῆρα. MGr ἀλέτρι starts from ἀρέτριον, as Prof. Thumb notes.

 


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
άροτρα αροτρον άροτρον ἄροτρον αροτρόποδι άρουραν arotron árotron
 
adsfree-icon
Ads FreeProfile