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Strong's #1307 - διαφανής

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  1. transparent, translucent
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Strong #: 1549 ‑ גִּלְיוֹן (ghil‑law‑yone', ghil‑yone');  2134 ‑ זַךְ (zak);  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

διαφαν-ής, ές, (φαίνω)


1. translucent, transparent, [ ὕαλος ] Ar. Nu. 767; οὖρα Hp. Aph. 4.72, Epid. 1.26. β; ὦτα Id. Coac. 188; ὑδάτια Pl. Phdr. 229b; χιτώνια Ar. Lys. 48; χιτωνάριον Men. 727, cf. IG 5(1).1390.16,21; τὸ δ. Arist. de An. 418b4,al.

2. red-hot, Hdt. 2.9, 4.73, 75, Hp. Art. 11.

II metaph.,

1. manifest, τάδ' ἤδη διαφανῆ S. OT 754; distinct, distinctly seen, φλέβες Hp. Epid. 6.3.17; εἶδος δ. Pl. R. 544c, 548c (Sup.). Adv. -νῶς Th. 2.65, X. An. 6.1.24: Sup. -έστατα D.C. 37.46.

2. conspicuous, ἐν τοῖς ἄλλοις Pl. R. 600b; εἰς ἅπαντας ἀνθρώπους ἀρετῇ Id. Ti. 25b.

III Subst. δ., τό, talc, Gal. 13.663, Orib. Fr. 99.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

διαφανής, διαφανες (διαφαίνω, to show through), transparent, translucent: Revelation 21:21 Rec.; see διαυγής. (Herodotus, Aristophanes, Plato, others.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** διαυγής , -ές

(< αὐγή ),

[in Aq.: Proverbs 16:2 *;]

transparent: Revelation 21:21.†

διαφανής , -ές

(< διαφαίνω to show through, shine through),

[in LXX: Exodus 30:34 (H2134), Isaiah 3:22 (H1549), Ezra 1:6 *;]

transparent: Revelation 21:21 (Rec.; v. διαγής ).†

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

διαφανής, found in the Receptus at Revelation 21:21 for διαυγής, on no known authority, survives in the MGr διάφανος.


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.
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διαφανείς διαφανή διαφαύση διέφαυσε διέφαυσεν
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