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Strong's #854 - ἀφανισμός

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Noun Masculine
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  1. disappearance
  2. destruction
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Strong #: 1530 ‑ גַּל (gal);  2254 ‑ חָבַל (khaw‑bal');  2763 ‑ חָרַם (khaw‑ram');  4875 ‑ מְשֹׁאָה (mesh‑o‑aw', mesh‑o‑aw');  7843 ‑ שָׁחַת (shaw‑khath');  8045 ‑ שָׁמַד (shaw‑mad');  8047 ‑ שַׁמָּה (sham‑maw');  8077 ‑ שִׁמָמָה (shem‑aw‑maw', shee‑mam‑aw');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἀφᾰν-ισμός, ὁ,


1. extermination, destruction, Plb. 5.11.5; πόλεων D.S. 15.48; σώματος καὶ ψυχῆς Plu. 2.107d; ἀφανισμῷ ἀφανίζειν LXX Deuteronomy 7:2.

II = foreg. 11, Arist. HA 580b21, Luc. Alex. 19; ἄστρων Thphr. Sign. 2 (pl.), cf. Cleom. 2.5; occultation, Theo Sm. p.137 H.; Περὶ ἀ. ἡλιακῶν, title of work by Eudoxus, on occultations of stars by the sun, Phld. D. 1.21; τῆς σελήνης Plu. 2.670c; ἐγγὺς ἀφανισμοῦ Hebrews 8:13.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἀφανισμός, ἀφανισμοῦ, (ἀφανίζω, which see), disappearance; destruction: Hebrews 8:13. (Theophrastus, Polybius, Diodorus, Plutarch, Lucian, others; often in the Sept., particularly for שַׁמָּה and שְׁמָמָה.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἀφανισμός , -οῦ ,

(< ἀφανίζω ),

[in LXX chiefly for H8047, H8077;]

vanishing: Hebrews 8:13.†

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

Vettius Valens p. 53.7 ὅπως τε οἱ ἀφανισμοὶ (sc. fetus) καὶ τὰ ἐκτρώματα γίνονται .



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
αφανισμοίς αφανισμόν αφανισμός αφανισμου αφανισμού αφανισμόυ ἀφανισμοῦ αφανισμώ aphanismou aphanismoû
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