Splagchnon

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4698 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
splavgcnonprobably strengthened from splen (the "spleen")
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Splagchnon7:548,1067
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
splangkh'-non Noun Neuter
Definition
  1. bowels, intestines, (the heart, lungs, liver, etc.)
    1. bowels
    2. the bowels were regarded as the seat of the more violent passions, such as anger and love; but by the Hebrews as the seat of the tenderer affections, esp. kindness, benevolence, compassion; hence our heart (tender mercies, affections, etc.)
    3. a heart in which mercy resides
King James Word Usage - Total: 11
bowels 9, inward affection 1, tender mercy + (1656)&version=kjv 1
KJV Verse Count
Luke1
Acts1
2 Corinthians2
Philippians2
Colossians1
Philemon3
1 John1


Total11
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 Splagchnon". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .