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Lexicon :: Strong's G4651 - skorpios

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σκορπίος
Transliteration
skorpios (Key)
Pronunciation
skor-pee'-os
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably from an obsolete skerpo (perhaps strengthened from the base of σκοπός (G4649) and meaning to pierce)
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Strong’s Definitions

σκορπίος skorpíos, skor-pee'-os; probably from an obsolete σκέρπω skérpō (perhaps strengthened from the base of G4649 and meaning to pierce); a "scorpion" (from its sting):—scorpion.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x

The KJV translates Strong's G4651 in the following manner: scorpion (5x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x
The KJV translates Strong's G4651 in the following manner: scorpion (5x).
  1. a scorpion, the name of a little animal, somewhat resembling a lobster, which in warm regions lurk, esp. in stone walls; it has a poisonous sting in its tail

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
σκορπίος skorpíos, skor-pee'-os; probably from an obsolete σκέρπω skérpō (perhaps strengthened from the base of G4649 and meaning to pierce); a "scorpion" (from its sting):—scorpion.
STRONGS NT 4651: σκορπίος
σκορπίος, σκορπίου, ((for the derivation see the preceding word); from Aeschylus down; on its accent, cf. Chandler § 246), a scorpion, the Sept. for עַקְרָב, the name of a little animal, somewhat resembling a lobster, which in warm regions lurks especially in stone walls; it has a poisonous sting in its tail (McClintock and Strong's Cyclopaedia and BB. DD., under the word): Luke 10:19; Luke 11:12; Revelation 9:3, 5, 10.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Luke
10:19; 11:12
Revelation
9:3; 9:5; 9:10

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4651 matches the Greek σκορπίος (skorpios),
which occurs 5 times in 5 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:19 - Behold, I give unto you power to tread on serpents and scorpions, G4651 and over all the power of the enemy: and nothing shall by any means hurt you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:12 - Or if he shall ask an egg, will he offer him a scorpion? G4651
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:3 - And there came out of the smoke locusts upon the earth: and unto them was given power, as the scorpions G4651 of the earth have power.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:5 - And to them it was given that they should not kill them, but that they should be tormented five months: and their torment was as the torment of a scorpion, G4651 when he striketh a man.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:10 - And they had tails like unto scorpions, G4651 and there were stings in their tails: and their power was to hurt men five months.

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