φθορά in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) corruption, destruction, perishing
1a) that which is subject to corruption, what is perishable
1b) in the Christian sense, eternal misery in hell
2) in the NT, in an ethical sense, corruption, i.e. moral decay
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 9:93, 1259

Strong

G5356
From G5351; decay, that is, ruin (spontaneous or inflicted, literally or figuratively): - corruption, destroy, perish.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a destruction20.38
b decay23.205
c moral corruption88.267

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)

φθορᾷnoun: dative singular feminine2
φθορὰnoun: nominative singular feminine1
φθοράνnoun: accusative singular feminine2
φθορὰνnoun: accusative singular feminine1
φθορᾶςnoun: genitive singular feminine3
Total9

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