κενός in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) empty, vain, devoid of truth
1a) of places, vessels, etc. which contain nothing
1b) of men
1b1) empty handed
1b2) without a gift
1c) metaphorically destitute of spiritual wealth, of one who boasts of his faith as a transcendent possession, yet is without the fruits of faith
1d) metaphorically of endeavours, labours, acts, which result in nothing, vain, fruitless, without effect
1d1) vain of no purpose
Part of Speech: adjective
Citing in TDNT: 3:659, 426

Strong

G2756
Apparently a primary word; empty (literally or figuratively): - empty, (in) vain.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
b foolish32.60
a without anything57.42
e untrue72.10
c without result89.53
d without purpose89.64

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)

κενάadjective: accusative plural neuter1
κενέadjective: vocative singular masculine1
κενὴadjective: nominative singular feminine3
κενῆςadjective: genitive singular feminine1
κενοῖςadjective: dative plural masculine1
κενόνadjective: accusative singular masculine3
κενὸνadjective: nominative singular neuter1
κενὸνadjective: accusative singular neuter5
κενὸςadjective: nominative singular masculine1
κενούςadjective: accusative plural masculine1
Total18

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