πτέρνα in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) the heel (of the foot)
2) to lift up the heel against one
2a) to injure one by trickery (figure borrowed either from kicking, or from a wrestler tripping up his antagonist)
Part of Speech: noun feminine

Strong

G4418
Of uncertain derivation; the heel (figuratively): - heel.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
heel8.52
(ἐπαίρω τὴν πτέρναν) oppose39.3

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)

πτέρνανnoun: accusative singular feminine1
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