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Strong's #4585 - σεμίδαλις

probably of foreign origin
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
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  1. the finest wheat flour
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5560 ‑ סֹלֶת (so'‑leth);  7058 ‑ קֶמַח (keh'‑makh);  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


[ ], εως or ιος ( εος in Archestr. Fr. 4.14 ), ,

the finest wheaten flour, Hp. Vict. 2.42, Acut.(Sp.) 53, Ar. Fr. 412, Hermipp. 63.22, Stratt. 2 (who has gen. -ιδος ), LXX Genesis 18:6, al., Revelation 18:13, etc.; σεμιδάρεως is an error in POxy. 736.82 (i A.D.): hence σεμῐδᾱλίτης [ ῑ] ἄρτος, ὁ, bread made of σεμίδαλις, Hp. Vict. 2.42, PPetr. 3p.179 (iii B.C.), Diph.Siph. ap. Ath. 3.115c, Trypho ib. 109c, Ath.Med. ap. Orib. 1.2.2, etc.: also σεμιδάλιν ( = -ιον ), τό, PLond. 2.190.45 (iii A.D.), Gloss. (Cf. Assyr. samîdu, Aram. semîdâ in same sense.)

Thayer's Expanded Definition

σεμίδαλις, accusative σεμίδαλιν, , the finest wheaten flour: Revelation 18:13. (Hippocrates, Aristophanes, Josephus, others; the Sept. often for כֹּלֶת.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

σεμίδαλις , -εως , ,

[in LXX chiefly for H5560;]

fine wheaten flour: Revelation 18:13.†

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

generally used in mid. (Proleg. p. 157) ";draw (my sword)"; (Mark 14:47, Acts 16:27) : cf. P Tebt I. 48.19 (c. B.C. 113) (= Chrest. I. p. 487) σπασαμένων τὰς μαχαίρας, and similarly ib. 138 (late ii/B.C.). See also Preisigke 2134.5 ff. (time of the Antonines)—

Σὺ μὲν τέθνηκας καὶ ἐξέτεινας τὰ σκέλη,

ἐμοῦ δὲ πάππου τοῦ γέροντος ἔσπασας.

Ἀστὴρ οὐράνιος ὁ ἐπὶ ἀστέρι ἐπανατέλλων



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
σεμιδάλεως σεμιδαλιν σεμίδαλιν σεμίδαλις semidalin semídalin
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