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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2066 - ἐσθής

Transliteration
esthḗs
Phonetics
es-thace'
Origin
from hennumi (to clothe)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. clothing, raiment, apparel
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (7)
Luke
1
Acts
3
James
3
NAS (7)
Luke
2
Acts
2
James
3
HCS (7)
Luke
2
Acts
2
James
3
BSB (8)
Luke
2
Acts
3
James
3
ESV (5)
Luke
1
Acts
1
James
3
WEB (6)
Luke
1
Acts
2
James
3
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἐσθής, ῆτος,

Dor. ἐσθάς, ᾶτος, Pi. P. 4.79, 253, , acc. ἐσθήν SIG 1215.7 (Myconos, iii/ii B.C.): (ἕννυμι):

I clothing, raiment, χαλκόν τε χρυσόν τε ἅλις ἐσθῆτά τε δόντες Od. 5.38; χρηστηρία ἐ. the dress of prophetesses, A. Ag. 1270; Ἀργολὶς ἐ. Id. Supp. 237; μετρίᾳ ἐσθῆτι χρήσασθαι to dress simply, Th. 1.6: καθαρὰ ἐ., = Lat. toga pura, Nic. Dam. Fr. 127 J.; τὴν ἐσθῆτα μεταβαλεῖν, = Lat. mutare vestem, put on mourning, D.C. 37.33 (but τὰς ἐσθῆτας μεταβαλέσθαι Plu. Pomp. 59): in pl., of the clothes of several persons, A. Th. 872 (anap.); of one, E. Hel. 421: abstract pl., πλούτους καὶ τρυφὰς καὶ ἐσθῆτας Pl. Alc. 1.122c, cf. cj. in Arist. Rh. 1386a32, dub. in Pl. Grg. 465b.

II collectively, clothes, ἐσθῆτα ἔσφερον εἴσω, i.e. the clothes just washed, Od. 7.6; ἔντυον εὐνὴν ἐσθῆτος μαλακῆς 23.290; τὰ ἐσθῆτος ἐχόμενα εἶχον κατηρείκοντο Hdt. 3.66, cf. X. An. 3.1.19: rarely in later Gr., Plu. CG 2, PThead. 49.4 (iv A.D.), POxy. 2110.5 (iv A.D.).

III metaph., ἐ. τῆς πόλεως, of walls, Demad. Fr. 4.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** ἐσθής , -ῆτος ,

(< ἕννυμι , to clothe; hence, ἐσθής , Lk, ll c., Elz.),

[in LXX: 1 Esdras 8:71; 1 Esdras 8:73, 2 Maccabees 8:35; 2 Maccabees 11:8*;]

clothing, raiment: Luke 23:11; Luke 24:4, Acts 10:30; Acts 12:21, James 2:2-3.†


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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

P Oxy III. 471.101 (ii/A.D.) ἐν λευκαῖς ἐσθῆσιν, P Ryl II. 116.15 (A.D. 194) τὴν ἐσθῆτά μου περιέσχισαν, P Thead 49.4 (A.D. 307–324 ?) ἐσθῆτα στρατιωτικήν, BGU I. 21iii. 6 (iv/A.D.) ἐσθῆτος, P Oxy XII. 1428.9 (iv/A.D.) τὴν ἐσθῆτα ἀ ̣νεπι [κλή ]τ ̣οις ̣ τοῖς ὑφάσμασιν κατασκευάσαι, ";to manufacture the clothing in irreproachable (?) materials"; (Edd.), OGIS 383.135 (inscr. of Antiochus I. of Commagene—i/B.C.) κόσμον Περσικῆς ἐσθῆτος ἀ [ν ]αλαμβάνων (see s.v. ἀναλαμβάνω). In Syll 817.7 we have ἐσθ [ ]ν τετιμημένην διακοσίων δραχμῶν, where Dittenberger remarks that this form of the acc. is not found elsewhere, but refers to Meyer Gr..8 p. 427 : for the ordinary form, in addition to the exx. cited above, see Michel 833.62 (B.C. 279) ὁ κόσμος ὁ τοῦ ἀγάλματος τοῦ τὴν ἔρειαν ἐσθῆτα ἔχοντος.

 

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List of Word Forms
εσθησεσι ἐσθήσεσι εσθητα εσθήτα ἐσθῆτα εσθητι εσθήτι ἐσθῆτι esthesesi esthēsesi esthḗsesi estheta esthêta esthēta esthē̂ta estheti esthêti esthēti esthē̂ti
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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