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Strong's #4629 - σκέπασμα

from a derivative of skepas (a covering
Parts of Speech
perhaps akin to the base of 4
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  1. a covering, spec. clothing
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

σκέπ-ασμα, ατος, τό,

a covering, τῶν ς. ὑποπετάσματα μὲν ἄλλα, περικαλύμματα δὲ ἕτερα Pl. Plt. 279d; of a cap or shoe, Id. Lg. 942d; of clothing generally, Arist. Pol. 1336a17; also ὄνυχες ς. τῶν ἀκρωτηρίων εἰσίν Id. PA 687b24; covering membrane, Id. GA 780b28; τὸ φύλλον περικαρπίου ς ., in plants, Id. de An. 412b2; οἰκία ς. ἐκ πλίνθων καὶ λίθων Id. Metaph. 1043a32 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

σκέπασμα, σκεπασματος, τό (σκεπάζω to cover), a covering, specifically, clothing (Aristotle, pol. 7, 17, p. 1336{a}, 17; Josephus, b. j. 2, 8, 5): 1 Timothy 6:8.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* σκέπασμα , -τος , τό

(< σκεπάζω , to cover),

a covering, esp. clothing: 1 Timothy 6:8.†

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

For this late word, lit. ";keep in a tight place,"; cf. P Petr II. 12 (1).13 (B.C. 241) ἐπεὶ στενοχωροῦμεν σταθμοῖς, ";since we are short of billets"; (Ed.). See also the Hawara papyrus in Archiv v. p. 381, No. 56.3 (late i/A.D.) στενοχωρεῖν ἐν τῷ κ ̣α ̣ . . [.]ῳ οὐκ ἠδυνάσθη.


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
σκεπασματα σκεπάσματα σκεπασταί σκεπαστής σκέπειν σκεπεινοίς σκεπη σκέπη σκέπην σκέπης σκέψαι σκέψασθαι σκέψομαι σκέψωμαι skepasmata skepásmata
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