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Lexicon :: Strong's G3472 - mōria

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mōria (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
5x in 3 unique form(s)
5x in 3 unique form(s)
0x in 0 unique form(s)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 4:832,620

Strong’s Definitions

μωρία mōría, mo-ree'-ah; from G3474; silliness, i.e. absurdity:—foolishness.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x

The KJV translates Strong's G3472 in the following manner: foolishness (5x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x
The KJV translates Strong's G3472 in the following manner: foolishness (5x).
  1. foolishness

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
μωρία mōría, mo-ree'-ah; from G3474; silliness, i.e. absurdity:—foolishness.
STRONGS NT 3472: μωρία
μωρία, μωρίας, (μωρός), first in Herodotus 1, 146 (Sophocles, others). foolishness: 1 Corinthians 1:18, 21, 23; 1 Corinthians 2:14; 1 Corinthians 3:19 (Sir. 20:31).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Corinthians
1:18; 1:21; 1:23; 2:14; 3:19

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3472 matches the Greek μωρία (mōria),
which occurs 5 times in 5 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:18 - For the word of the cross is foolishness G3472 to those who [fn]are perishing, but to us who [fn]are being saved it is the power of God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:21 - For since in the wisdom of God the world through its wisdom did not come to know God, God [fn]was pleased through the foolishness G3472 of the [fn]message preached to save those who believe.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:23 - but we preach [fn]Christ crucified, to Jews a stumbling block, and to Gentiles foolishness G3472,
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 2:14 - But [fn]a natural person does not accept the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness G3472 to him; and he cannot understand them, because they are spiritually discerned.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 3:19 - For the wisdom of this world is foolishness G3472 in the sight of God. For it is written: “He is THE ONE WHO CATCHES THE WISE BY THEIR CRAFTINESS”;

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