corner graphic   Hi,    
ver. 2.0.20.11.24
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to classic.studylight.org/

Bible Lexicons

Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2830 - κλύδων

Transliteration
klýdōn
Phonetics
kloo'-dohn  
Word Origin
from kluzo (to billow or dash over)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. a dashing or surging wave, a surge, a violent agitation of the sea
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5191 ‑ נְטָל (net‑al');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (2) NAS (2) HCS (2)
Luke 1
James 1
Luke 1
James 1
Luke 1
James 1
BYZ TIS TR
N-DSM 2
N-DSM 2
N-DSM 2
NA WH
N-DSM 2
N-DSM 2


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

κλύδων [ ], ωνος, ὁ,

I

1. wave, billow, and collectively, surf, rough water, Od. 12.421; πόντιος κ. A. Pr. 431 (lyr.), S. OC 1687 (lyr.); κ. πελάγιος, θαλάσσιος, E. Hec. 701, Med. 29; Θρῄκιος κ. S. OT 197 (lyr.); κ. ἄγριος Tim. Pers. 146: in Prose, prob. in Th. 2.84 (Phot., Suid., κλυδωνίῳ codd.), cf. Thphr. Char. 25.2; πνεῦμα καὶ κ. Arist. HA 548b13; κ. καὶ χειμών Id. PA 685a32: pl., Lyc. 474, Plb. 10.10.3.

2. Medic., splashing in the stomach and chest, Gal. 1.348, al.; of sound heard in pleurisy, Id. 8.285; ἢν κ. ὑγρῶν ἀναπνέῃ ἐς τὰς διαπνοάς flood of humours, Aret. SA 1.5; ofinternal water in dropsy, Id. SD 2.1.

II metaph., κ. κακῶν sea of troubles, A. Pers. 599; κ. ξυμφορᾶς S. OT 1527 (troch.); κ. ἔφιππος flood of chariots, Id. El. 733; πολέμιος κ. E. Ion 60; πολὺς κ. δορός Id. Supp. 474; ἔριδος κ. Id. Hec. 116 (anap.); πόλις ἐν κλύδωνι τῶν ἄλλων πόλεων διαγομένη Pl. Lg. 758a; κ. καὶ μανία D. 19.314; ἐν χειμῶνι πολλῷ καὶ κ. τῆς πόλεως Plu. Cor. 32, cf. M.Ant. 12.14; κ. ἀλογίας Hierocl. in CA 26p.479M.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

κλύδων, κλύδωνος, (κλύζω, to wash against); from Homer down; a dashing or surging wave, a surge, a violent agitation of the sea: τοῦ ὕδατος, Luke 8:24; τῆς θαλάσσης, James 1:6 (Jonah 1:4, 12; Wis. 14:5). [SYNONYMS: κλύδων, κῦμα: κῦμα a wave, suggesting uninterrupted succession; κλύδων a billow, surge, suggesting size and extension. So too in the figurative application of the words. Schmidt, chapter 56.]

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

κλύδων , -ωνος ,

(κλύζω , of the sea, to wash over),

[in LXX: Jonah 1:4; Jonah 1:12 (H5591), al.;]

a billow, surge: Luke 8:24, James 1:6.†

SYN.: κῦμα G2949, a wave.


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

Hort (on James 1:6) has pointed out that the proper sense of κλύδων is always ";rough water"; rather than ";wave"; : cf. Luke 8:24, 1 Maccabees 6:11, and to the passages from profane sources cited by Armitage Robinson on Ephesians 4:14 add M. Anton. xii. 14 . The plur. = ";waves"; is found in Vett. Val. p. 344.15 with reference to a ship exposed τοῖς. . μυρίοις κλύδωσιν.

 

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
κλυδών κλύδων κλύδωνα κλυδωνι κλύδωνι kludoni kludōni klydoni klydōni klýdoni klýdōni
Lectionary Calendar
Tuesday, November 24th, 2020
the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
ADVERTISEMENT
Search for…
 or 
Choose a letter to browse:
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology