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Lexicon :: Strong's G2861 - kolymbēthra

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κολυμβήθρα
Transliteration
kolymbēthra (Key)
Pronunciation
kol-oom-bay'-thrah
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

Strong’s Definitions

κολυμβήθρα kolymbḗthra, kol-oom-bay'-thrah; from G2860; a diving-place, i.e. pond for bathing (or swimming):—pool.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x

The KJV translates Strong's G2861 in the following manner: pool (5x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x
The KJV translates Strong's G2861 in the following manner: pool (5x).
  1. a place for diving, a swimming hole, a reservoir or pool for bathing

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κολυμβήθρα kolymbḗthra, kol-oom-bay'-thrah; from G2860; a diving-place, i.e. pond for bathing (or swimming):—pool.
STRONGS NT 2861: κολυμβήθρα
κολυμβήθρα, κολυμβήθρας, (κολυμβάω), a place for diving, a swimming-pool (A. V. simply pool): John 9:7, and Rec. in 11; a reservoir or pool used for bathing, John 5:2, 4 ((according to text of R L), 7). (Plato, rep. 5, p. 453 d.; Diodorus, Joseph, others; the Sept., 2 Kings 18:17; Nehemiah 2:14; Nahum 2:8.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

2 Kings
18:17
Nehemiah
2:14
Nahum
2:8
John
5:2; 5:4; 9:7

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2861 matches the Greek κολυμβήθρα (kolymbēthra),
which occurs 5 times in 5 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:2 - Now there is at Jerusalem by the sheep market a pool, G2861 which is called in the Hebrew tongue Bethesda, having five porches.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:4 - For an angel went down at a certain season into the pool, G2861 and troubled the water: whosoever then first after the troubling of the water stepped in was made whole of whatsoever disease he had.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:7 - The impotent man answered him, Sir, I have no man, when the water is troubled, to put me into the pool: G2861 but while I am coming, another steppeth down before me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:7 - And said unto him, Go, wash in the pool G2861 of Siloam, (which is by interpretation, Sent.) He went his way therefore, and washed, and came seeing.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:11 - He answered and said, A man that is called Jesus made clay, and anointed mine eyes, and said unto me, Go to the pool G2861 of Siloam, and wash: and I went and washed, and I received sight.

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