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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #34 - ἀγέλη

Transliteration
agélē
Phonetics
ag-el'-ay  
Word Origin
from (71) [cf (32)]
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. herd or oxen or cattle, a herd or company
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1448 ‑ גְּדֶרֶת (ghed‑ay‑raw');  5739 ‑ עֵדֶר (ay'‑der);  8229 ‑ שִׁפְעָה (shif‑aw');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (8) NAS (7) HCS (7)
Matthew 3
Mark 2
Luke 2
Matthew 3
Mark 2
Luke 2
Matthew 3
Mark 2
Luke 2
BYZ TIS TR
N-ASF 2
N-NSF 6
N-ASF 1
N-NSF 6
N-ASF 2
N-NSF 6
NA WH
N-ASF 1
N-NSF 6
N-ASF 1
N-NSF 6


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀγέλ-η, ἡ, (ἄγω)

I herd, of horses, Il. 19.281; elsewhere in Hom. always of oxen and kine, Il. 11.678, etc., cf. βούνομος· — also, any herd or company, συῶν ἀ. Hes. Sc. 168; ἀ. παρθένων Pi. Fr. 112; μαινάδων E. Ba. 1022; πτηνῶν ἀγέλαι S. Aj. 168, E. Ion 106; shoal of fish, Opp. H. 3.639: metaph., πόνων ἀγέλαι E. HF 1276: also in Pl. R. 451c, Arist. HA 570a27, etc., but rare in early Prose.

II in Crete and at Sparta, bands in which boys were trained, Ephor. 64, Plu. Lyc. 16, Heraclid. Pol. 15, GDI 4952 (Dreros), etc.; νέων ἀ. Epigr.Gr. 223.8 (Miletus); ἀϊθέων ib.239 (Smyrna).

III = ἀστρικαὶ σφαῖραι Theol.Ar. 43.6.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀγέλη, (ης, (ἄγω to drive), a herd: Matthew 8:30ff; Mark 5:11, 13; Luke 8:32f. (From Homer down.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀγέλη , -ης ,

(<ἄγω ),

[in LXX chiefly for H5739;]

a herd: Matthew 8:30-32 Mark 5:11; Mark 5:13 Luke 8:32-33.†


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

The noun occurs twice in a farm account, P Lond 1171 (B.C. 8) ( = III. p. 177). For the adjective ἀγελαῖος, see Syll 587.209 (iv/B.C.) κεραμίδες ἀγελαῖαι, with Dittenberger’s note.

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
αγέλαι αγέλαις αγέλας αγελη αγέλη ἀγέλη αγελην αγέλην ἀγέλην αγέλης agele agelē agéle agélē agelen agelēn agélen agélēn
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