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Lexicon :: Strong's G2359 - thrix

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thrix (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Genitive case trichos, etc., of uncertain derivation
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Strong’s Definitions

θρίξ thríx, threeks; genitive case τριχός trichós, etc.; of uncertain derivation; hair:—hair. Compare G2864.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's G2359 in the following manner: hair (15x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's G2359 in the following manner: hair (15x).
  1. the hair of the head

  2. the hair of animals

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
θρίξ thríx, threeks; genitive case τριχός trichós, etc.; of uncertain derivation; hair:—hair. Compare G2864.
θρίξ, τριχός, dative plural θριξί, , [from Homer down], the hair;
a. the hair of the head: Matthew 5:36; Luke 7:44; Luke 21:18; John 11:2; John 12:3; Acts 27:34; 1 Peter 3:3 [Lachmann omits]; Revelation 1:14; with τῆς κεφαλῆς added (Homer, Odyssey 13, 399. 431), Matthew 10:30; Luke 7:38; Luke 12:7.
b. the hair of animals: Revelation 9:8; ἐνδεδυμ. τρίχας καμήλου, with a garment made of camel's hair, Mark 1:6, cf. Matthew 3:4; ἐν... τριχῶν καμηλείων πλέγμασιν περιεπάτησαν, Clement of Alexandria, strom. 4, p. 221, Sylb. edition.

Related entry:
τριχός, see θρίξ.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

3:4; 5:36; 10:30
7:38; 7:44; 12:7; 21:18
11:2; 12:3
1 Peter
1:14; 9:8

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2359 matches the Greek θρίξ (thrix),
which occurs 15 times in 14 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 3:4 - And the same John had his raiment of camel's hair, G2359 and a leathern girdle about his loins; and his meat was locusts and wild honey.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:36 - Neither shalt thou swear by thy head, because thou canst not make one hair G2359 white or black.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:30 - But the very hairs G2359 of your head are all numbered.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 1:6 - And John was clothed with camel's hair, G2359 and with a girdle of a skin about his loins; and he did eat locusts and wild honey;
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:38 - And stood at his feet behind him weeping, and began to wash his feet with tears, and did wipe them with the hairs G2359 of her head, and kissed his feet, and anointed them with the ointment.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:44 - And he turned to the woman, and said unto Simon, Seest thou this woman? I entered into thine house, thou gavest me no water for my feet: but she hath washed my feet with tears, and wiped them with the hairs G2359 of her head.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:7 - But even the very hairs G2359 of your head are all numbered. Fear not therefore: ye are of more value than many sparrows.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 21:18 - But there shall not an hair G2359 of your head perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:2 - (It was that Mary which anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped his feet with her hair, G2359 whose brother Lazarus was sick.)
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:3 - Then took Mary a pound of ointment of spikenard, very costly, and anointed the feet of Jesus, and wiped his feet with her hair: G2359 and the house was filled with the odour of the ointment.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:34 - Wherefore I pray you to take some meat: for this is for your health: for there shall not an hair G2359 fall from the head of any of you.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 3:3 - Whose adorning let it not be that outward adorning of plaiting the hair, G2359 and of wearing of gold, or of putting on of apparel;
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 1:14 - His head and his hairs G2359 were white like wool, as white as snow; and his eyes were as a flame of fire;
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:8 - And they had hair G2359 as the hair G2359 of women, and their teeth were as the teeth of lions.
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