1) the front of the body between the arms
2) the bosom of a garment, i.e. the hollow formed by the upper forepart of a rather loose garment bound by a girdle or sash, used for keeping and carrying things (the fold or pocket)
3) a bay of the sea
Part of Speech: noun masculine
Citing in TDNT: 3:824, 452
Apparently a primary word; the bosom; by analogy a bay: - bosom, creek.
|(κόλπος Ἀβραάμ) heaven||1.16|
|(ἀνάκειμαι ἐν τῷ κόλπῳ) dine in place of honor||17.25|
|(εἰμὶ εἰς τὸν κόλπον) be closely associated||34.18|
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Perseus Digital Library
University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
Thayer's dictionary plus other information.
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