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Lexicon :: Strong's G4628 - skelos

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σκέλος
Transliteration
skelos (Key)
Pronunciation
skel'-os
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Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Apparently from skello (to parch, through the idea of leanness)
mGNT
3x in 1 unique form(s)
TR
3x in 1 unique form(s)
LXX
9x in 3 unique form(s)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

Strong’s Definitions

σκέλος skélos, skel'-os; apparently from σκέλλω skéllō (to parch; through the idea of leanness); the leg (as lank):—leg.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's G4628 in the following manner: leg (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's G4628 in the following manner: leg (3x).
  1. the leg, from the hip to the toes inclusive

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
σκέλος skélos, skel'-os; apparently from σκέλλω skéllō (to parch; through the idea of leanness); the leg (as lank):—leg.
STRONGS NT 4628: σκέλος
σκέλος, σκελους, τό, from Homer down, the leg i. e. from the hip to the toes inclusive: John 19:31f, 33.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

John
19:31; 19:33

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4628 matches the Greek σκέλος (skelos),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:31 - The Jews therefore, because it was the preparation, that the bodies should not remain upon the cross on the sabbath day, (for that sabbath day was an high day,) besought Pilate that their legs G4628 might be broken, and that they might be taken away.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:32 - Then came the soldiers, and brake the legs G4628 of the first, and of the other which was crucified with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:33 - But when they came to Jesus, and saw that he was dead already, they brake not his legs: G4628

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