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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2377 - θυρωρός

Transliteration
thyrōrós
Phonetics
Thoo-ro-ros'
Origin
from (G2374) and ouros (a watcher)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. a doorkeeper, porter
    1. a male or female janitor
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 6486 ‑ פְּקֻדָּה (pek‑ood‑daw');  7778 ‑ שֹׁעֵר (sho‑are', sho‑are');  
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (4)
Mark
1
John
3
NAS (5)
Mark
1
John
4
HCS (4)
Mark
1
John
3
BSB (4)
Mark
1
John
3
ESV (4)
Mark
1
John
3
WEB (4)
Mark
1
John
3
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

θῠρωρ-ός,

Cypr. θυραϝωρός dub. in Inscr.Cypr. 215H., θυραωρός (q.v.), ὁ, ἡ: —

door-keeper, porter, Sapph. 98, Hdt. 1.120, A. Ch. 565, Pl. Phlb. 62c, Mark 13:34, BGU 1061.10 (i A.D.), Luc. Vit.Auct. 7, etc.: also θυρουρός PCair.Zen. 292.76 (iii B.C.), PRyl. 136.6 (i A.D.), IG 3.1137 (ii A.D.), PFlor. 71.380 (iv A.D.). (From θυρα - ho ρϝος, cf. οὖρος, ἐρύω (B): connected with ὠρέω by Corn. ND 1.)

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

θυρωρός , -οῦ , ,

(< θύρα , + οὖρος , a guardian),

[in LXX: 2 Kings 7:11 (H7778), Ezekiel 44:11 (H6486), 2 Samuel 4:6; 2 Samuel 4:1 Ezra 7:1-28*;]

a door-keeper, porter: , Mark 13:34, John 10:3; , John 18:16-17


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 this word, as in Mark 13:34, John 10:3, see P Par 35.32 (B.C. 163) παρέθεντο δὲ τὰ ποτή [ρια ] Κεφα [λᾶτ ]ι τῷ θυρωρῷ (cf. ib. 37.46), P Tebt I. 112 intr. (4) (B.C. 112) Θεῶνι θυρω (ρῶι), BGU IV. 1141.34 (B.C.14) καθ᾽ ἡμέραν δὲ τὸν θυλωρὸν (l. θυρ –) ἐξερωτῶι μή τις ἔξω υ ̣[πνωκε, P Lond 604.14 (A.D. 47) (= III. p. 71) Πτολεμαίο (υ) θυρουρο (), P Flor I. 71.880 (iv/A.D.) Μ ̣ο ̣υσῆς θυρουρὸς ι ̄ πάγ (ου). For the form θυρουρός in the last two exx., as in Mark 13:34 D*, see Mayser Gr. p. 15, and Moulton Gr. ii. p. 75. The interesting reference to a woman door-keeper in John 18:16-17 (cf. 2 Kings 4:6) may be illustrated by BGU IV. 1061.10 (B.C. 14) τὴν ἀποτεταγμένην πρὸς τῆι τηρήσει θυρωρὸν Μ ̣α ̣λήφιος γυναῖκα παραχρῆμα ἐφόνευσαν, P Ryl II. 36.6 (A.D. 34) λογοποιουμένου μου πρὸς Ἀγχερίμφ [ι ]ν ̣ κα [ ] τὴν ̣ τούτου γυναῖκα Θεναπύγχιν θυλουρὸν (l. θυρ –) τῶν ἀπὸ Εὐημερίας τῆς Θεμίστου μερίδος, ";as I was talking to Ancherimphis and his wife Thenapunchis, a door-keeper of Euhemeria in the division of Themistes"; (Edd.), and P Strass I. 24.17 (A.D. 118) Θατρῆτι θυλουρῶι ( l. θυρ –). See further for the interpretation of Jn l.c. ExpT xxvii. pp. 217 f., 314 ff., and 424 f.

 

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
θυρωροί θυρωρος θυρωρός θυρωρὸς θυρωρούς θυρωρω θυρωρώ θυρωρῷ thuroro thurōrō thuroros thurōros thyroro thyrōrō thyrorôi thyrōrō̂i thyroros thyrorós thyroròs thyrōros thyrōrós thyrōròs
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2023. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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