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Lexicon :: Strong's G5349 - phthartos

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phthartos (Key)
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TDNT Reference: 9:93,1259

Strong’s Definitions

φθαρτός phthartós, fthar-tos'; from G5351; decayed, i.e. (by implication) perishable:—corruptible.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's G5349 in the following manner: corruptible (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's G5349 in the following manner: corruptible (6x).
  1. corruptible, perishing

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
φθαρτός phthartós, fthar-tos'; from G5351; decayed, i.e. (by implication) perishable:—corruptible.
φθαρτός, φθαρτη, φθαρτόν (φθείρω), corruptible, perishable (Vulg.corruptibilis): 1 Corinthians 9:23; 1 Peter 1:23; ἄνθρωπος, i. e. mortal, opposed to ἄφθαρτος Θεός, Romans 1:23; οὐ φθαρτοῖς ἀργυρίῳ χρυσίῳ, not with corruptible things, with silver or gold, 1 Peter 1:18 (Winer's Grammar, § 59, 5 at the end) (χρυσός καί ἄργυρος, ὀυσιαι φθαρται, Philo de cherub. § 14; οὐκ ἄργυρον οὐδέ χρυσόν τινα, ἄλλο τῶν ἐν ὕλαις φθαρταις, de congr. erudit. grat. § 20); neuter τό φθαρτόν, that which is liable to corruption (τό φθαρτόν τοῦτο this corruptible (A. V.)), 1 Corinthians 15:53f. (Diodorus 1, 6; Philo de legg. alleg. 2, 1; de cherub. § 2; (Aristotle), Plutarch, Sextus Empiricus, others; 2 Macc. 7:16; Wis. 9:15 Wis. 14:8.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Corinthians
9:23; 15:53
1 Peter
1:18; 1:23

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5349 matches the Greek φθαρτός (phthartos),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:23 - and exchanged the glory of the incorruptible God for an image in the form of corruptible G5349 man and of birds and four-footed animals and [fn]crawling creatures.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 9:25 - Everyone who competes in the games exercises self-control in all things. They then do it to receive a perishable G5349 wreath, but we an imperishable.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:53 - For this [fn]perishable G5349 must put on [fn]the imperishable, and this mortal must put on immortality.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:54 - But when this [fn]perishable G5349 will have put on [fn]the imperishable, and this mortal will have put on immortality, then will come about the saying that is written, “DEATH IS SWALLOWED UP in victory.
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 1:18 - knowing that you were not [fn]redeemed with perishable G5349 things G5349 like silver or gold from your futile way of life inherited from your forefathers,
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 1:23 - for you have been born again not of seed which G5349 is perishable G5349 but imperishable, that is, through the living and enduring word of God.
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