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Entry for Strong's #2238 - ἡδύοσμον

Transliteration
hēdýosmon
Phonetics
hay-doo'-os-mon  
Word Origin
from the compound of the same as (2234) and (3744)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. sweet smelling, garden mint
    1. a kind of small odoriferous herb, with which the Jews used to scatter on the floors of their houses and synagogues
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (2) NAS (2) HCS (2)
Matthew 1
Luke 1
Matthew 1
Luke 1
Matthew 1
Luke 1
BYZ TIS TR
N-ASN 2
N-ASN 2
N-ASN 2
NA WH
N-ASN 2
N-ASN 2


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ἡδυìοσμον

Neuter of a compound of the same as G2234 and G3744

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἡδυοσμος, ἡδύοσμον (ἡδύς and ὀσμή), sweet-smelling (Pliny,jucunde olens); neuter τό ἡδυοσμος as a substantive garden-mint (equivalent to μινθη, Strabo 8, 3, 14, p. 344; Theophrastus, hist. plant. 7, 7; cf. caus. plant. 6, 22 (20)), a kind of small odoriferous herb, with which the Jews used to strew the floors of their houses and synagogues; (it was called by them מִינְתָּא, see Buxtorf, Lex. talm. under the word, p. 1228 (p. 623, Fischer edition)): Matthew 23:23; Luke 11:42. (BB. DD.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

* ἡδύ -οσμος , -ον

(<ἡδύς , ὀσμή ),

sweet-smelling; as subst., τὸ ἡ ., mint: Matthew 23:23, Luke 11:42.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

Τὸ ἡδύοσμον, the popular name for μίνθη, ";mint"; (Vg. mentha), in Matthew 23:23, Luke 11:42, survives in MGr in the form δυ ̰όσμος, ";jasmine.";

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
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ηδεία ηδείας ηδύ ηδυοσμον ηδύοσμον ἡδύοσμον ηδύς ηδύσματα ηδύσματος ηδυσμάτων ηδυσμού ηδυφώνου ηδώ ηθάμ eduosmon ēduosmon hedyosmon hedýosmon hēdyosmon hēdýosmon
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