Himation

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2440 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
iJmavtionfrom a presumed derivative of ennumi (to put on)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
HimationNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
him-at'-ee-on Noun Neuter
Definition
  1. a garment (of any sort)
    1. garments, i.e. the cloak or mantle and the tunic
  2. the upper garment, the cloak or mantle
King James Word Usage - Total: 62
garment 30, raiment 12, clothes 12, cloke 2, robe 2, vesture 2, apparel 1, not translated 1
KJV Verse Count
Matthew14
Mark12
Luke9
John6
Acts8
Hebrews1
James1
1 Peter1
Revelation7


Total59
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 Himation". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .