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Strong's #4552 - σάπφειρος

of Hebrew origin (H5601)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
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  1. sapphire, a precious stone
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Strong #: 5601 ‑ סַפִּיר (sap‑peer');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


(proparox.), ,

lapis lazuli, of which two chief kinds, κυανῆ and χρυσῆ, are mentioned by Thphr. Lap. 23, 37, D.P. 1105; cf. LXX Exodus 24:10, al., J. AJ 3.7.5, Peripl. M.Rubr. 39 . (Cf. Hebr. sappîr, perh. not Semitic.)

Thayer's Expanded Definition

σάπφειρος, σαπφείρου, , Hebrew סַפִיר, sapphire, a precious stone (perhaps our lapis lazuli, cf. B. D., under the word ; Riehm, HWB, under the word Edelsteine, 14): Revelation 21:19. (Theophrastus, Dioscorides (?), others; the Sept..)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

σάτφειρος , -ου , ,

[in LXX for H5601;]

sapphire (perh. = lapis lazuli): Revelation 21:19.†

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

";dark"; : P Par 51.19 (B.C. 159) (= UPZ i. p. 360, Selections, p. 20) εἰς <σ >κοτινὸν τόπον.


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
σάπφειρον σαπφειρος σάπφειρος σαπφείρου σαπφείρω σάπφιρος σαράβαρα σαραβάροις sapphiros sápphiros
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