ὀσφῦς in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) the hip (loin)
1a) to gird, gird about, the loins
2) a loin, the (two) loins
2a) the place where the Hebrews thought the generative power (semen) resided
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 5:496, 736

Strong

G3751
Of uncertain affinity; the loin (externally), that is, the hip; internally (by extension) procreative power: - loin.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a waist8.42
b genitals8.43
(καρπὸς τῆς ὀσφύος) offspring10.34
(ἐξέρχομαι ἐκ τῆς ὀσφύος) be born of23.60
(ἀναζώννυμαι τὰς ὀσφύας τῆς διανοίας) be ready to learn27.55
(περιζώννυμαι τὴν ὀσφύν) get ready77.5

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)

ὀσφύαςnoun: accusative plural feminine1
ὀσφύεςnoun: nominative plural feminine1
ὀσφύϊnoun: dative singular feminine1
ὀσφὺνnoun: accusative singular feminine3
ὀσφύοςnoun: genitive singular feminine2
Total8

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