φυλή in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) a tribe
1a) in the NT all the persons descending from one of the twelve sons of the patriarch, Jacob
2) a nation, people
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 9:245, 1280

Strong

G5443
From G5453 (compare G5444); an offshoot, that is, race or clan: - kindred, tribe.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a tribe10.2
(αἱ δώδεκα φυλαί) all God’s people11.15
b nation11.56

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)

φυλαὶnoun: nominative plural feminine2
φυλαῖςnoun: dative plural feminine1
φυλὰςnoun: accusative plural feminine2
φυλὴνnoun: accusative singular feminine3
φυλῆςnoun: genitive singular feminine20
φυλῶνnoun: genitive plural feminine3
Total31

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