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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4703 - σπόρος

Transliteration
spóros
Phonetics
spor'-os  
Word Origin
from (4687)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
7:536,1065
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. a sowing
  2. seed (used in sowing)
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2233 ‑ זֶרַע (zeh'‑rah);  2758 ‑ חָרִישׁ (khaw‑reesh');  2981 ‑ יְבוּל (yeb‑ool');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (5) NAS (5) HCS (6)
Mark 2
Luke 2
2 Corinthians 1
Mark 2
Luke 2
2 Corinthians 1
Mark 2
Luke 2
2 Corinthians 2
BYZ TIS TR
N-ASM 3
N-NSM 2
N-ASM 3
N-NSM 2
N-ASM 3
N-NSM 2
NA WH
N-ASM 4
N-NSM 2
N-ASM 4
N-NSM 2


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

σπόρος, ὁ, ( σπείρω ) sowing, Hdt. 8.109, X. Oec. 7.20, Theoc. 16.94, etc.; μετὰ τὸν ς . Pl. Ti. 42d: metaph., ὁ γαμήλιος ς. καὶ ἄροτος Plu. 2.144b: pl., Thphr. HP 7.5.5 .

2. seed-time, X. Oec. 17.4; ἀπὸ σπόρω Theoc. 10.14 .

II seed, λίνου ς . Hp. Epid. 7.65; ς. ἐν νειοῖσιν βάλλοντες Theoc. 25.25, cf. A.R. 3.413, Mark 4:26, etc.

2. harvest, crop, Hdt. 4.53, PGrenf. 2.36.16 (i B.C.), etc.; ὁ πρώϊμος ς . OGI 56.68 (Canopus, iii B.C. ); γᾶς ς . S. Ph. 706 (lyr.).

3. offspring, Lyc. 221,750.

4. semen genitale, v.l. for γονή in Hp. Vict. 2.54 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

σπόρος, σπόρου, (σπείρω, 2 perfect ἐσπορα);

1. a sowing (Herodotus, Xenophon, Theophrastus, others).

2. seed (used in sowing): Mark 4:26; Luke 8:5, 11; 2 Corinthians 9:10a (L Tr, 10b) (Deuteronomy 11:10; Theocr, Plutarch, others).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

σπόρος , -ου ,

(< σπείρω ),

[in LXX chiefly for H2233;]

= σπορά ,

1. sowing or seedtime.

2. seed sown (so usually in late Gk.): Mark 4:26-27, Luke 8:5; Luke 8:11, 2 Corinthians 9:10 a (LTr.); metaph., of almsgiving, 2 Corinthians 9:10 b.†


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

";discussion"; (in TR of Acts 28:9), is one of the Greek words used by Cicero, ad Fam. xvi. 21. 4 non est enim seiunctus iocus a φιλολογίᾳ et quotidiana συζητήσει. It is also found in Epicurus Fr. lxxiv. (ed. Bailey, p. 116).

 

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
σπορον σπόρον σπορος σπόρος σπόρω sporon spóron sporos spóros
Lectionary Calendar
Friday, October 18th, 2019
the Week of Proper 23 / Ordinary 28
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