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Dictionaries :: Roll (Noun and Verb)

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Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words
A-1 Verb Strong's Number: g617 Greek: apokulio | apokulizo

Roll (Noun and Verb):

"to roll away" (apo, "from," kulio, "to roll;" cp. Eng., "cylinder," etc.), is used of the sepulchre stone, Mat 28:2; Mar 16:3 (ver. 4 in some mss.; see No. 2); Luk 24:2. In the Sept., Gen 29:3, 8, 10.

A-2 Verb Strong's Number: g303 g2947 Greek: anakulio

Roll (Noun and Verb):

"to roll up or back" (ana), is found in the best texts, in Mar 16:4 (see No. 1).

A-3 Verb Strong's Number: g4351 Greek: proskulio

Roll (Noun and Verb):

"to roll up or to" (pros), is used in Mat 27:60; Mar 15:46, of the sepulchre stone.

A-4 Verb Strong's Number: g1507 Greek: heilisso | helisso

Roll (Noun and Verb):

"to roll," or "roll up," is used

(a) of the "rolling" up of a mantle, illustratively of the heavens, Hbr 1:12, RV;

(b) of the "rolling" up of a scroll, Rev 6:14, illustratively of the removing of the heaven.

A-5 Verb Strong's Number: g1794 Greek: entulisso

Roll (Noun and Verb):

"to wrap up, roll round or about," is translated "rolled up" in Jhn 20:7, RV, of the cloth or "napkin" that had been wrapped around the head of the Lord before burial. Both the RV and the AV, "wrapped together," might suggest that this cloth had been "rolled" or wrapped up and put in a certain part of the tomb at the Lord's resurrection, whereas, as with the body wrappings, the head cloth was lying as it had been "rolled" round His head, an evidence, to those who looked into the tomb, of the fact of His resurrection without any disturbance of the wrappings either by friend or foe or when the change took place. It is followed by en, "in," and translated "wrapped" in Mat 27:59, a meaning and construction which Moulton and Milligan illustrate from the papyri; in Luk 23:53 it is followed by the dative of the noun sindon, "linen cloth," used instrumentally.

B-1 Noun Strong's Number: g2777 Greek: kephalis

Roll (Noun and Verb):

lit., "a little head" (a diminutive of kephale, "a head;" Lat., capitulum, a diminutive of caput), hence, "a capital of a column," then, "a roll" (of a book), occurs in Hbr 10:7, RV, "in the roll" (AV, "in the volume"), lit., "in the heading of the scroll" (from Psa 40:7).

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