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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #943 - βάτος

Transliteration
bátos
Phonetics
bat'-os
Origin
of uncertain derivation
Parts of Speech
Noun
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. a bath, a Jewish measure of liquids of about 8 or 9 gallons (about 40 l.)
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1323 ‑ בַּת (bath);  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

βάτος, ὁ,

the Hebrew liquid measure bath, = Egypt. ἀρτάβη or Att. μετρητής, LXX 2 Esdras 7:22, Luke 16:6, J. AJ 8.2.9: also βάδος, v.l. in LXX l.c., Hsch.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

βάτος -ου ,

(Heb. H1324),

[in LXX (also βαίθ , βάτος ): Ezra 7:22 *;]

bath, a Jewish liquid measure, = μετρητής (q.v.), or about 8-3/4 gals.: Luke 16:6.†


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

This Hebrew loanword (בַּת) is rather strangely transliterated βάδος in Hesychius, who implies that this was commoner than βάτος : perhaps the fact that δ was now generally spirantised (like th in bathe) made it seem nearer than τ to the Hebrew letter. See Tischendorf on Luke 16:6 : to אLX, which spell with δ , must now be added W.

 

 

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
βατους βάτους βατών batous bátous
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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