1) an image, likeness
1a) i.e. whatever represents the form of an object, either real or imaginary
1b) used of the shades of the departed, apparitions, spectres, phantoms of the mind, etc.
2) the image of an heathen god
3) a false god
Part of Speech: noun neuter
Citing in TDNT: 2:375, 202
From G1491; an image (that is, for worship); by implication a heathen god, or (plural) the worship of such: - idol.
|b false god||12.23|
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Perseus Digital Library
University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
Thayer's dictionary plus other information.
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