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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2946 - κύλισμα
- thing rolled, rolled (wallowed) mud or mire
κῠλ-ισμα, ατος, τό,
I roll, Sm. Ezekiel 10:13, Hippiatr. 79, 117; κ. κανθάρου, ball of dung rolled by a beetle, PMag.Berol. 1.223.
II = κυλίστρα, Hippiatr. 8; v.l. for sq., 2 Peter 2:22.
**† κύλισμα , -τος , τό
(< κυλίω ),
[in Sm.: Ezekiel 10:13*;]
1. a roll.
2. = κυλισμός (q.v.), a rolling, wallowing (or, as κυλίστρα , Xen., Eq., ν .
3, a rolling place): 2 Peter 2:22 (Rec.).†
**† κυλισμός , -οῦ , ὁ
(< κυλίω ),
[in Th.: Proverbs 2:18*;]
= cl. κύλισις , a rolling, wallowing: 2 Peter 2:22 (cf. κύλισμα )†
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
The form κυλισμός, ";rolling,"; which is read in the best texts of 2 Peter 2:22, is found in Proverbs 2:18 (Theod.). For κύλισμα, as in the TR, cf. Ezekiel 10:13 (Symm.), where, however, the word has its proper meaning, ";something rolled round,"; rather than a ";rolling-place"; as in the Petrine passage. In P Hib I. 110 (iii/B.C.) certain documents are described as κυλιστοί, ";rolls."; According to the editors the difference from ἐπιστολαί, which are also mentioned, was ";perhaps one of size rather than of contents"; : cf. also Preisigke 1.17 (iii/A.D.) κυλιστοὺς ἱματίων δέκα.
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