Greek Dictionary (Lexicon-Concordance)

Key Word Studies (Translations-Definitions-Meanings)


  #0440 ἄνθραξ anthrax {anth'-rax}

 of uncertain derivation; TDNT - n/a; adj

—Greek Word Study (Transliteration-Pronunciation Etymology & Grammar)

 1) a burning or live coal

 A proverbial expression signifying to call up, by favours you confer
 on your enemy, the memory in him of the wrong he has done you (which
 shall pain him as if live coals were heaped on his head), that he may
 the more readily repent. The Arabians call things that cause very
 acute mental pain "burning coals of the heart" and "fire of the liver".

—Thayer's (New Testament Greek-English Lexicon)

Of uncertain derivation; a live coal:—coal of fire.

—Strong's (Greek Dictionary of the New Testament)

  • #440.
  • α῎νθραξ
  • anthrax; a prim. word; coal, charcoal:—
  • NASB - coals(1).

—NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries

Copyright 1981, 1998 by The Lockman Foundation — All rights reserved —
 AV - coals of fire 1; 1
Romans 12:20.

—Exhaustive Concordance (KJV Translation Frequency & Location)

Bible Dictionary Strong's Concordance G0439 Top of Online Lexicons and Bible Dictionaries with Brown-Driver-Briggs/Thayer's Strong's Numbers & Exhaustive Concordance to the Scriptures Bible Dictionary Strong's Concordance G0441  |  Lexicon & Concordance  |  | 
 Search  |  Promote  |  Comment  |  About  | Become a fan.

 Search   Promote   Comment   About 

Strong's Concordance 

Parallel Bibles 

Bible Concordance Strong's Number G0439 {#G0440Bible Concordance Strong's Number G0441

 Cross Reference Search

 User Commentary