5510. chiōn
Lexical Summary
chiōn: snow
Original Word: χιών
Transliteration: chiōn
Phonetic Spelling: (khee-one')
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Short Definition: snow
Meaning: snow
Strong's Concordance

Perhaps akin to the base of chasma (chalao) or cheimon (as descending or empty); snow -- snow.

see GREEK chasma

see GREEK chalao

see GREEK cheimon

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5510: χιών

χιών, χιόνος, , from Homer down, the Sept. for שֶׁלֶג, snow: Matthew 28:3; Mark 9:3 (where it is omitted by G T Tr WH); Revelation 1:14.


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