κατάνυξις in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) a pricking, piercing
2) severe sorrow, extreme grief
3) insensibility or torpor of mind, such as extreme grief easily produces
3a) hence a "spirit of stupor", which renders their souls torpid so insensible that they are not affected at all by the offer made them of salvation through the Messiah
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 3:626, 419

Strong

G2659
From G2660; a prickling (sensation, as of the limbs asleep), that is, (by implication [perhaps by some confusion with G3506 or even with G3571]) stupor (lethargy): - slumber.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
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Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

κατανύξεωςnoun: genitive singular feminine1
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