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Entry for Strong's #5131 - τράγος

Word Origin
from the base of (5176)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. male goat
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 6260 ‑ עַתֻּד (at‑tood', at‑tood');  6842 ‑ צָפִיר (tsaw‑feer');  8495 ‑ תַּיִשׁ (tah'‑yeesh);  
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Hebrews 4
Hebrews 4
Hebrews 4

Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

τράγος [ ], ,

he-goat, Od. 9.239, Pi. Fr. 201; opp. αἴξ (she-goat), Hdt. 2.46, PCair.Zen. 328.19 (iii B. C.), etc.; τῶν αἰγῶν τῶν τράγων Hdt. 3.112; τράγος γένειον.. πενθήσεις you will mourn your beard like the goat in the proverb, A. Fr. 207; Κιλίκιοι τράγοι, of longhaired men, Com.Adesp. 806; of men, τράγου ὄζειν, τράγου πνεῖν, to smell like a goat, AP 9.368 (Jul. Imp., perh. with play on signf. 111), 11.240 (Lucill.), cf. Gal. 17(2).152.

2. the age when change of voice and other signs of puberty appear, Hp. Epid. 6.4.21, Gal. UP 14.7. the change of the voice which takes place at this age, dub. in PLond. 1821.150; cf. τραγάω, τραγίζω.

3. lewdness, lechery, Luc. Sat. 28.

II the male of the fish μαινίς, Arist. HA 607b14, Clearch. 73, Gal. Vict.Att. 8, Opp. H. 1.108.

III spelt, Dsc. 2.93, Sor. 2.44, Gal. 15.455, Artem. 1.68. a rough kind of sponge, Arist. HA 548b5, Dsc. 5.120. among the Messenians, the wild fig, = ἐρινεός, Paus. 4.20.2, cf. Orac. ap. D.S. 8.21 (where perh. = goat).

2. = ἐφέδρα 111, Dsc. 4.51, Plin. HN 13.116, 27.142.

3. stinking nard, Valeriana saxatilis, Dsc. 1.8. part of the ear (cf. ἀντίτραγος), Poll. 2.85, 86, Ruf. Onom. 44. a kind of light Lycian ship, Poll. 1.83.

a kind of comet, Lyd. Ost. 10b.

2. a constellation of the δωδεκάωρος, Teucer in Cat.Cod. Astr. 7.204, 8(4).198, Id. in Boll Sphaera 48.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

τράγος , -ου , ,

[in LXX chiefly for H6260, also for H6842, H8495;]

a he-goat: Hebrews 9:12-13; Hebrews 9:19; Hebrews 10:4.†

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

";above"; : cf. the iii/A.D. Hadrumetum literary memorial, discussed by Deissmann BS p. 273 ff., where we find .8ff. ὁρκίζω σε τὸν ὑπεράνω τῶν ὑπεράνω θεῶν : cf. LXX Ezekiel 10:19. See also PSI II. 151.4 (iii/A.D.) ἡ δὲ βασιλεὶς ἡ τού [του ] γυνὴ ὑπεράνω αὐτοῦ ἀνέκει ̣[το, and cf. Teles p. 44.1 εἰ δὲ πάντων τις τῶν τοιούτων ὑπεράνω γένοιτο ἐν πολλῇ ἂν εἴη ἀδείᾳ. On ὑπεράνω for ὑπέρ in LXX Greek see Thackeray Gr. i. p. 25.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
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