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Strong's #5473 - χαλκίον

diminutive from (G5475)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
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  1. a (copper or) brazen vessel
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5518 ‑ סִרָה (seer, see‑raw', see‑raw');  7037 ‑ קַלַּחַת (kal‑lakh'‑ath);  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

χαλκίον, τό, copper vessel, cauldron, kettle, IG 12.393, Ar. Ach. 1128, Fr. 107, 330, Eup. 108, 256, X. Oec. 8.19; χ. θερμαντήριον, = θερμαντήρ, IG 22.1416, 4.39 (Aegina), Gal. 13.663.

2. cymbal, τὸ Δωδωναῖον χ., prov. of a chatterbox, Men. 66, cf. Zen. 6.5.

3. bowl of the κότταβος, Poll. 6.110.

4. copper ticket given to the dicasts, bearing the name of the court in which they were to serve, D. 39.10.

5. piece of copper money, πονηρὰ χαλκία Ar. Ra. 724 (troch.); παραλαβὼν τὼ χαλκίω Eub. 83; cf. Poll. 9.90. Freq. written χαλκεῖον in codd., but χαλκίον is required by the metre in Com., and corroborated by Inscrr. (v. supr.), and Pap., PCair.Zen. 630.4 (iii B. C.), PMich.Zen. 65.2 (iii B. C.), PSI 6.625.12 (iii B. C.), etc.

II prob. Dim. of χάλκη, = κάλχη 11, IG 42(1).102.242 (Epid., iv B. C.).

Thayer's Expanded Definition

χαλκίον, χαλκιου, τό (χαλκός), a (copper or) brazen vessel: Mark 7:4. ((Aristophanes), Xenophon, oec. 8, 19; (others).)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

χαλκίον , -ου , τό

(< χαλκός ),

[in LXX: Job 41:22(23) (H5518), etc.;]

a brazen (copper) vessel: Mark 7:4.†

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

";speaking false things"; (1Ti. 4:2).For the corr. subst. cf. CPR I.19.15 (A.D.330) ἀντεπιστάλματα. . . μετὰ ψευδολ ̣ογία ̣ς, ";replies full of false statements.";


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
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