2359. thrix
Lexical Summary
thrix: hair
Original Word: θρίξ
Transliteration: thrix
Phonetic Spelling: (threeks)
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Short Definition: hair
Meaning: hair
Strong's Concordance

Genitive case trichos, etc.; of uncertain derivation; hair -- hair. Compare kome.

see GREEK kome

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2359: θρίξ

θρίξ, τριχός, dative plural θριξί, (from Homer down), the hair;

a. "the hair of the head: Matthew 5:36; Luke 7:44; Luke 21:18; John 11:2; John 12:3; Acts 27:34; 1 Peter 3:3 (Lachmann omits); Revelation 1:14; with τῆς κεφαλῆς added (Homer, Odyssey 13, 399. 431), Matthew 10:30; Luke 7:38; Luke 12:7.

b. the hair of animals: Revelation 9:8; ἐνδεδυμένος τρίχας καμήλου, with a garment made of camel's hair, Mark 1:6, cf. Matthew 3:4; ἐν ... τριχῶν καμηλειων πλέγμασιν περιεπάτησαν, Clement of Alexandria, strom. 4, p. 221, Sylb. edition.

STRONGS NT 2359: τριχόςτριχός, see θρίξ.


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