The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2428 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
iJkethrivafrom a derivative of the base of (2425) (through the idea of approaching for a favour)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hik-et-ay-ree'-ah Noun Feminine
  1. an olive branch
    1. for suppliants approached the one whose aid they would implore holding an olive branch entwined with white wool and fillets, to signify that they came as suppliants
  2. supplication
King James Word Usage - Total: 1
supplication 1
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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 Hiketeria". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .