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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1192 - δέρμα

from (G1194)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
  1. a skin, hide, leather
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 216 ‑ אוֹר (ore);  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

δέρμα, ατος, τό, (δέρω)

1. skin, hide, συός Il. 9.548, al.; κριοῦ Pi. P. 4 161; δ. αἴγειον PEdgar 11.8 (iii B. C.), etc.; λέοντος a lion's skin for a cloak, Il. 10.23; κελαινόν, of a shield, 6.117; of skins prepared for bags, bottles, etc., Od. 2.291; of a man's skin, Il. 16.341, Od. 13.431, Pl. Phd. 98d, etc.; of a man's skin stripped off, Hdt. 4.64, 5.25; παλαιὸν δ. A. Fr. 275.4; περὶ τῷ δ. δέδοικα Ar. Eq. 27, cf. Pax 746; ἀνὴρ κατὰ δέρμα θαυμαστὸς οἷος Aristid. Or. 51(27).38; of the shell of a tortoise, Ar. V. 429, 1292.

2. skin of fruits, Thphr. HP 4.14.10; περικαρπίων δέρματα outer coverings of seed-vessels, ib. 1.2.6. wallet, scrip, Hsch.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

δέρμα , -τος , τό

(< δέρω ),

[in LXX for H5785;]

the skin, hide of beasts: ἐν αἰγίοις δ ., Hebrews 11:37.†

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

This NT ἅπ . εἰρ . (Hebrews 11:37) may be illustrated from P Lond 1171.27 (B.C. 8) (= III. p. 178), farm accounts, with προβά (των ) δέρματα as an item. So in the dream of a visitor who had sought guidance and assistance in the Serapeum, P Par 50.15 (B.C. 160) οἴετο ἄνθρωπον λέγειν μοι · Φέρε τὸ δέρμα τοῦ ποδός σου καὶ ἐγὼ δώσω σοι τὸ δέρμα τοῦ ποδός μου . See also P Fay 107.2 (A.D. 133) ὑφείλαντο δέρματα αἰγειὰ (corr. from αἰγειὰν ) τέσσαρα , ";they carried off four goatskins,"; ib. 121.12 (c. A.D. 100) τὸ δ ̣[έρ ]μ ̣α τοῦ μόσχου οὗ ἐθ ̣υ ̣[σ ]αμεν , ";the hide of the calf that we sacrificed,"; P Grenf II. 51.15 (A.D. 143) [πέ ]χειν αὐτοὺς τιμὴν δερμάτων αἰγικῶν τεσσάρων . From the inscrr., e.g. Syll 592.14 (end of ii/B.C.) λαμβάνειν δὲ καὶ γέρα τῶν θυομένων ἱερείων ἐν τῶι ἱερῶι πάντων , σκέλος δεξὶὸν καὶ τὰ δέρματα κτλ ., and Cagnat IV. 1000.62 (ii/B.C., end), where at an annual memorial feast in Amorgos it is ordained παρατιθέτωσαν (δὲ ) τἄλλα μὲν θυθέντα , [τ ] (δὲ ) δέρματα ἀποδόμενοι παραχρῆμα καταναλισκέτωσαν παραχρῆμα καὶ ταῦτα ἐν τόπῳ .



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δέρμα δερμασιν δέρμασιν δέρματα δέρματι δέρματί δέρματος dermasin dérmasin
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