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Lexicon :: Strong's G856 - aphedrōn

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ἀφεδρών
Transliteration
aphedrōn (Key)
Pronunciation
af-ed-rone'
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From a compound of ἀπό (G575) and the base of ἑδραῖος (G1476)
mGNT
2x in 1 unique form(s)
TR
2x in 1 unique form(s)
LXX
0x in 0 unique form(s)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

Strong’s Definitions

ἀφεδρών aphedrṓn, af-ed-rone'; from a compound of G575 and the base of G1476; a place of sitting apart, i.e. a privy:—draught.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's G856 in the following manner: draught (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's G856 in the following manner: draught (2x).
  1. a place where the human waste discharges are dumped

    1. a privy, sink, toilet

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἀφεδρών aphedrṓn, af-ed-rone'; from a compound of G575 and the base of G1476; a place of sitting apart, i.e. a privy:—draught.
STRONGS NT 856: ἀφεδρών
ἀφεδρών, -ῶνος, , apparently a word of Macedonian origin, which Suidas calls 'barbarous'; the place into which the alvine discharges are voided; a privy, sink; found only in Matthew 15:17; Mark 7:19. It appears to be derived not from ἀφ’ ἑδρων, a podicibus, but from ἄφεδρος, the same Macedonian word which in Leviticus 12:5; Leviticus 15:19ff answers to the Hebrew נִדָּה sordes menstruorum. Cf. Fischer's full discussion of the word in his De vitiis lexx. N. T., p. 698ff

Related entry:
See STRONGS NT 856: ὀχετός
[ὀχετός, -οῦ, ,
1. a water-pipe, duct.
2. the intestinal canal: Mark 7:19 WH (rejected) marginal reading (others ἀφεδρών).]
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Leviticus
12:5; 15:19
Matthew
15:17
Mark
7:19; 7:19

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G856 matches the Greek ἀφεδρών (aphedrōn),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:17 - “Do you not understand that everything that goes into the mouth passes into the stomach, and is [fn]eliminated G856?
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:19 - because it does not go into his heart, but into his stomach, and [fn]is eliminated G856?” (Thereby He declared all foods clean.)

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