The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4436 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
puvqwnfrom Putho (the name of the region where Delphi, the seat of the famous oracle, was located)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
poo'-thone Noun Masculine
  1. in Greek mythology the name of the Pythian serpent or dragon that dwelt in the region of Pytho at the foot of Parnassus in Phocis, and was said to have guarded the oracle at Delphi and been slain by Apollo
  2. a spirit of divination
King James Word Usage - Total: 1
divination 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 Puthon". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .