1366. distomos
Lexical Summary
distomos: double-mouthed, two-edged
Original Word: δίστομος
Transliteration: distomos
Phonetic Spelling: (dis'-tom-os)
Part of Speech: Adjective
Short Definition: double-mouthed, two-edged
Meaning: double-mouthed, two-edged
Strong's Concordance
with two edges, two-edged.

From dis and stoma; double-edged -- with two edges, two-edged.

see GREEK dis

see GREEK stoma

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1366: δίστομος

δίστομος, δίστομον (δίς and στόμα), having a double mouth, as a river, Polybius 34, 10, 5; (ὁδοί i. e. branching, Sophocles O. C. 900). As στόμα is used of the edge of a sword and of other weapons, so δίστομος has the meaning two-edged: used of a sword in Hebrews 4:12; Revelation 1:16; Revelation 2:12, and according to Schott in ; also Judges 3:16; Proverbs 5:4; Psalm 149:6: Sir. 21:3; ξίφος, Euripides, Hel. 983.


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