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Ophis

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3789  
Original WordWord Origin
o[fißprobably from (3700) (through the idea of sharpness of vision)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ophis5:566,748
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
of'-is   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. snake, serpent
  2. with the ancients, the serpent was an emblem of cunning and wisdom. The serpent who deceived Eve was regarded by the Jews as the devil.
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 14
serpent 14
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Matthew3
Mark1
Luke2
John1
1 Corinthians1
2 Corinthians1
Revelation5


Total14
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Ophis". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .