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Lexicon :: Strong's G4156 - pniktos

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πνικτός
Transliteration
pniktos (Key)
Pronunciation
pnik-tos'
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
mGNT
3x in 3 unique form(s)
TR
3x in 2 unique form(s)
LXX
0x in 0 unique form(s)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:455,895

Strong’s Definitions

πνικτός pniktós, pnik-tos'; from G4155; throttled, i.e. (neuter concretely) an animal choked to death (not bled):—strangled.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's G4156 in the following manner: strangled (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's G4156 in the following manner: strangled (3x).
  1. suffocate, strangled

    1. what is strangled, i.e. an animal deprived of life without the shedding of blood

    2. of cooking: our "smothered" as a culinary term

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
πνικτός pniktós, pnik-tos'; from G4155; throttled, i.e. (neuter concretely) an animal choked to death (not bled):—strangled.
STRONGS NT 4156: πνικτός
πνικτός, πνικτη, πνικτόν (πνίγω), suffocated, strangled: τό πνικτόν (what is strangled, i. e.) an animal deprived of life without shedding its blood, Acts 15:20, 29; Acts 21:25. ((Several times in Athen. and other later writ, chiefly of cookery; cf. our smothered as a culinary term.))
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Acts
15:20; 15:29; 21:25

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4156 matches the Greek πνικτός (pniktos),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:20 - But that we write unto them, that they abstain from pollutions of idols, and from fornication, and from things strangled, G4156 and from blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 15:29 - That ye abstain from meats offered to idols, and from blood, and from things strangled, G4156 and from fornication: from which if ye keep yourselves, ye shall do well. Fare ye well.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 21:25 - As touching the Gentiles which believe, we have written and concluded that they observe no such thing, save only that they keep themselves from things offered to idols, and from blood, and from strangled, G4156 and from fornication.

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