Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
a thorn
Strongs:
g173
Word:
ἄκανθα
Tyndale
Word:
ἄκανθα
Transliteration:
akantha
Gloss:
a thorn
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
ἄκανθα, -ης, ἡ (< ἀκή, a point), [in LXX chiefly for קוֹץ, also for סִיר, שַׁיִת, etc;] a prickly plant, thorn, brier; in NT always pl: Mat.7:16 13:7,22 27:29, Mrk.4:7,18, Luk.6:44 8:7,14, Jhn.19:2, Heb.6:8 (see MM, VGT, see word). (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ἄκανθα
Transliteration:
akantha
Gloss:
a thorn
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
ἄκανθ-α [ᾰκ], ης, ἡ, (ἀκή A) thorn, prickle, [Refs 4th c.BC+] 1) any thorny or prickly plant (in [Refs 8th c.BC+] probably Eryngium campestre), [Refs 5th c.BC+] no thistles, i.e. 'an easy job', [Refs 5th c.BC+] —special kinds: ἄ. Ἀραβική smaller milk-thistle, Notobasis syriaca, [Refs 1st c.AD+]; ἄ. βασιλική fish-thistle, Cnicus Acarna, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; ἄ. Ἰνδική, = Balsamodendron Mukul, [Refs]; ἄ. λευκή Acacia albida, [Refs]; ={ἄ. βασιλική}, [Refs 1st c.AD+]; ἄ. λευκὴ τρίοζος, = Euphorbia antiquorum, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; ἄ. ἀκανώδης (probably) cornthistle, Carduus arvensis, [Refs] 2) of other plants, e.g. Spanish broom, Spartium junceum, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; ἄ. μέλαινα Acacia arabica, [LXX+5th c.BC+]; ἄ. διψάς, = Acacia tortilis, [Refs 4th c.BC+] 3) central flowering-bud of χαμαιλέων λευκός,[Refs 1st c.AD+] 4) ={ἄκανθος}, Ps.-[Refs 1st c.AD+] 5) in plural, prickles or spines of the hedgehog and of certain fish, Ion Trag.38, [Refs 4th c.BC+] 6) backbone or spine of fish, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of serpents, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of men, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; improperly used of mammalia, accusative to [Refs 4th c.BC+]; of the spinous processes of the vertebrae, [Refs 2nd c.AD+]; χονδρώδεις ἄ. false ribs, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] 7) metaphorically in plural, thorny questions, [Refs 2nd c.AD+]
Strongs
Word:
ἄκανθα
Transliteration:
ákantha
Pronounciation:
ak'-an-thah
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Noun Feminine
Definition:
a thorn; thorn; probably from the same as g188 (ἀκμήν);