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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5116 - τοπάζιον

Transliteration
topázion
Phonetics
top-ad'-zee-on  
Word Origin
from a presumed derivative (alternately) of topazos (a "topaz", of uncertain origin)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. topaz, a greenish yellow precious stone (our chrysolite)
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 6337 ‑ פַּז (pawz);  6357 ‑ פִּטְדָה (pit‑daw');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Revelation 1
Revelation 1
Revelation 1
BYZ TIS TR
N-NSN 1
N-NSN 1
N-NSN 1
NA WH
N-NSN 1
N-NSN 1


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

τοπαζιον

Neuter of a presumed derivative (alternate) of τοìπαìζος topazos (a topaz

τόπαζος, ὁ,

a gem of green hue (Plin. HN 37.107), hence prob. chrysolite or peridot, AP 6.329 (Leon. Alex.), J. AJ 3.7.5, D.P. 1121, Orph. L. 278: also τόπαζον, τό, Eust.ad D.P. l.c.; τοπάζιον, LXX Exodus 28:17, Psalms 119:127(118).127, Str. 16.4.6, D.S. 3.39, Revelation 21:20 : Pliny (HN l.c.) gives the name of topazon (v.l. topazium) to two varieties. (From the Trogodyte language acc. to Plin. l. c.; perh. the same as ταβάσιος.)

Thayer's Expanded Definition

τοπάζιον, τοπαζιου, τό (neuter of the adjective τοπαζιος, from τόπαζος), topaz, a greenish-yellow precious stone (our chrysolith (see BB. DD., especially Riehm, under the word Edelsteine 18)): Revelation 21:20 (Diodorus, Strabo; the Sept. for פִּטְדָה, Exodus 28:17; Exodus 36:17 (); Ezekiel 28:13. The Greek writings more commonly use the form τόπαζος).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

τοπάζιον , -ου , τό

(and τόπαζος , ),

[in LXX: Exodus 28:17; Exodus 35:17 (Exodus 39:10), Job 28:19, Ezekiel 28:13 (H6357), Psalms 119:127 (H6337)*;]

topaz: Revelation 21:20 (v. Swete, in l).†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
τοπαζιον τοπάζιον τοπάρχαι τοπάρχας τοπάρχου τοπαρχών topazion topázion
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