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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary Greek Lexicon
Strong's #4555 - σάρδινος
- a sardius, a precious stone of which there are two types, the former is called a carnelian (because flesh coloured) and the latter a sard
From the same as G4556; sardine (G3037 being implied)
† σάρδινος , -ου , ὁ ,
= σάρδιον (q.v.), Revelation 4:3, Rec.†
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
";darkness,"; always neut. in LXX and NT, as in MGr : cf. the magic P Lond 46.101 (iv/A.D.) (= I. p. 68) καλῶ. . . σε τὸν κτίσαντα φῶς καὶ σκότος, ib..464 ὁ χωρίσας τὸ φῶ [ς ἀ ]πὸ τοῦ σκότους ib. 121.763 (iii/A.D.) (= I. p. 108) ἀπὸ φωτὸς εἰς σκότος ἀπολήγουσα, and the vi/A.D. Christian letter of condolence P Oxy XVI. 1874.8 ἀνέγνοσα τὸ σκότος, unfortunately in a broken context.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.