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Entry for Strong's #5341 - φελόνης

Word Origin
by transposition for a derivative probably of (5316) (as showing outside the other garments)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. a travelling cloke, used for protection against stormy weather
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (0) HCS (1)
2 Timothy 1
2 Corinthians 1
2 Timothy 1

Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

φελόνης, φελόνιον, v. φαιλόνης, φαιλόνιον.


= φαινόλης, 2 Timothy 4:13 (wrongly expld. by γλωσσόκομον, εἰλητάριον μεμβράϊνον, Hsch.); written φελόνης in PFay. 347 (ii A. D.), v.l. in 2 Ti. l.c.: Dim. φαιλόνιον POxy. 933.30 (ii A. D.); written φ[ε]λόνιον in PGen. 80.14 (iv A. D.).

Thayer's Expanded Definition

φαιλόνης (so Rec.eras st) or φελόνης (with most manuscripts including the Sinaiticus manuscript, Rec.bez elz G L T Tr (WH (cf. their Introductory § 404 and Appendix, p. 151{a}; W. Dindosf in Stephanus' Thesaurus under the word φαινόλης, col. 583))), by metathesis for the more common φαινόλης (found in (Epictetus 4, 8, 24); Artemidorus Daldianus, oneir. 2, 3; 5, 29; Pollux 7 (13) 61; Athen. 3, p. 97), φαιλονου, , Latinpaenula, a traveling cloak, used for protection against stormy weather: 2 Timothy 4:13, where others erroneously understand it to mean a case or receptacle for books as even the Syriac renders it )BtK tYB [].

STRONGS NT 5341: φελόνης φελόνης, see φαιλόνης.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

*† φελόνης

(Rec. φαιλ -), -ου , ,

by metath. for παινόλης (also φενόλης , φαινόλιον ; Lat. pænula),

a cloak (v. DCG, i, 338; on the idea that the meaning here is book-cover, v. CGT, in l; Milligan, NTD, 20; Field, Notes, 217 f., where the view that the φ . here is an eccl. vestment is discussed): 2 Timothy 4:13.†

φαιλόνης , see φελόνης .

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

";a guard"; : P Hib I. 147 (early iii/B.C.) σύντασσε [τοὺς ] παρὰ σοὶ φ [ ]λακ ̣α ̣ς ̤ φυλάσσειν καὶ προ [σ ]έχειν ἵνα κτλ., P Oxy II. 803 (late i/B.C.) τοὺς ἀπὸ τοῦ νομοῦ φύλακας, BGU III. 830.24 (i/A.D.) τοὺς φιλακ ̣ε ̣ς (l. φύλακας) ̣μῶν σκῦλον πρὸς αὐ [τ ]ήν, ib. 729.11 (A.D. 137) ὃν δὲ ἐὰν βούληται ὁ Σαραπίων ὀπωροφύλακα φυλάσσι <ν > τῷ τῆς ὀπώρας καιρῷ φύλακα πέμψει, ";Sarapion shall send any guard whom he chooses in order to protect the fruit at the time of bearing"; (Edd.), and ib. VI. 931.6 (ii/A.D.) ἔπεμψα διὰ τοῦ κομίσαντος [τ ]ὸ ἀπὸ σοῦ ἐπιστόλιον φύλακος. . . ";I have sent by the guard who brought the letter from you. . .";

For the different orders of φύλακες see Jouguet Vie Municipale, p. 261 ff., and for φύλακτρον, ";police-tax,"; see P Oxy III. 502.43 (A.D. 164) with the editors’ note.


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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φαιλόνην φελονην φελόνην phailonen phailonēn phailónen phailónēn
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