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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical DictionaryGreek Lexicon

Strong's #2256 - ἡμιώριον

Root Word (Etymology)
from the base of (G2255) and (G5610)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
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  1. half an hour
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KJV (1)
Revelation 1
NAS (2)
Revelation 2
HCS (1)
Revelation 1
BSB (1)
Revelation 1
ESV (1)
Revelation 1
WEB (1)
Revelation 1
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἡμι-ώριον, τό,

= ἡμιωρία, Men. 1015, Str. 2.5.36, Hipparch. 2.4.2, Cleom. 1.6, Revelation 8:1 (v.l. ἡμίωρον), Dsc. 1.33.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἡμιώριον and (L T Tr WH) ἡμιωρον (cf. Kühner, § 185, 6, 2; (Jelf, § 165, 6, 1 a.)), ἡμιωριου, τό (from ἠμί and ὥρα, cf. τό ἡμικοτυλιον, ἡμιμοιριον, ἡμικοσμιον, ἡμιχοινικιον, ἡμιωβόλιον, etc.), half an hour: Revelation 8:1. (Strabo 2, p. 133; Geoponica; others (cf. Sophocles' Lexicon, under the word).)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† ἡμίωρον

(Rec. -ιον ), -ου , τό (ἥμι , half + ὥρα ),

half an hour: Revelation 8:1.†

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


For the form ἡμιώριον which is read in Revelation 8:1 by AC al. add to the similar formations cited by Grimm-Thayer P Giss I. 47.13 (time of Hadrian) (= Chrest. I. p. 383) τὸ η ̣̔μιλεἰ [τρ ]ιον τῆς πορφύρας.


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.
List of Word Forms
ημιώριον ἡμιώριον ημιωρον ἡμίωρον emiorion ēmiōrion hemiorion hemiṓrion hēmiōrion hēmiṓrion
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