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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical DictionaryGreek Lexicon

Strong's #2788 - κιθάρα

Transliteration
kithára
Phonetics
kith-ar'-ah
Root Word (Etymology)
of uncertain affinity
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TDNT
None
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Definition   
Thayer's
  1. a harp to which praises of God are sung in heaven
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3658 ‑ כִּנּוֹר (kin‑nore');  5035 ‑ נֵבֶל (neh'‑bel, nay'‑bel);  5058 ‑ נְגִינַת (neg‑ee‑naw', neg‑ee‑nath');  5748 ‑ עֻגָּב (oo‑gawb', oog‑gawb');  7030 ‑ קַתְרוֹס (kee‑thaw‑roce');  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (4)
1 Corinthians 1
Revelation 3
NAS (4)
1 Corinthians 1
Revelation 3
HCS (4)
1 Corinthians 1
Revelation 3
BSB (4)
1 Corinthians 1
Revelation 3
ESV (4)
1 Corinthians 1
Revelation 3
WEB (4)
1 Corinthians 1
Revelation 3
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

κῐθάρ-α,

I Ion. κῐθάρ-η [ θᾰ], , lyre, Hdt. 1.24, Epich. 79, E. Ion 882 (anap.), etc.; cf. κίθαρις.

II = κίθαρος, thorax, Hippiatr. 46: in pl., ribs of the horse, ib. 38.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

κιθάρα, κιθάρας, , a harp (cf. Stainer, Music of the Bible, chapter iv.; B. D., under the word ): 1 Corinthians 14:7; Revelation 5:8; Revelation 14:2; τοῦ Θεοῦ, to which the praises of God are sung in heaven, Revelation 15:2; cf. Winers Grammar, § 36, 3 b. (From Homer h. Merc., Herodotus on.)


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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

κιθάρα , -ας , ,

[in LXX chiefly for H3658, freq. in Psalms 33:2, al.); and in (Daniel 3:5, al.) for H7030, itself a transliteration of κίθαρις , the Homeric form of κ . (cf. CB, Dn., lviii);] a lyre, harp: 1 Corinthians 14:7, Revelation 5:8; Revelation 14:2; Revelation 15:2.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
κιθαρα κιθάρα κιθαραις κιθάραις κιθαραν κιθάραν κιθαρας κιθάρας kithara kithára kitharais kithárais kitharan kitháran kitharas kitháras
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