Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search NASB20
Your Bible Version is the NASB20
Go to Top
Link to This Page Cite This Page
Share this page Follow the BLB
Printable Page
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous Strongs NumberCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsRed Letter OnNext Strongs NumberRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1
The Blue Letter Bible
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search NASB20

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval
Search NASB20

Let's Connect
Daily Devotionals

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Lexicon :: Strong's G2571 - kalymma

Choose a new font size and typeface
kalymma (Key)
Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
4x in 1 unique form(s)
4x in 1 unique form(s)
17x in 3 unique form(s)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:558,405

Strong’s Definitions

κάλυμα kályma, kal'-oo-mah; from G2572; a cover, i.e. veil:—vail.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's G2571 in the following manner: vail (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's G2571 in the following manner: vail (4x).
  1. a veil, covering

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κάλυμα kályma, kal'-oo-mah; from G2572; a cover, i.e. veil:—vail.
STRONGS NT 2571: κάλυμμα
κάλυμμα, καλυμματος, τό (καλύπτω), a veil, a covering: 2 Corinthians 3:13 (Exodus 35:33); (κάλυμμα, or its equivalent, is suggested to the reader by the context in 1 Corinthians 11:4 κατά κεφαλῆς ἔχων; see ἔχω, I. 1 b.); metaphorically, 2 Corinthians 3:14-16, of that which prevents a thing from being understood. (Homer, Tragg., Aristophanes, others; the Sept..)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006, 2011 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission.

BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
3:13; 3:14; 3:15; 3:16

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2571 matches the Greek κάλυμμα (kalymma),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 3:13 - and we are not like Moses, who used to put a veil G2571 over his face so that the sons of Israel would not stare at the end of what was fading away.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 3:14 - But their minds were hardened; for until this very day at the reading of the old covenant the same veil G2571 [fn]remains unlifted, because it is removed in Christ.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 3:15 - But to this day whenever Moses is read, a veil G2571 lies over their hearts;
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 3:16 - but whenever someone turns to the Lord, the veil G2571 is taken away.

Donate Contact

Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding.

Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization