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.
bosom
Strongs:
g2859
Word:
κόλπος
Tyndale
Word:
κόλπος
Transliteration:
kolpos
Gloss:
bosom
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Male
Definition:
κόλπος, -ου, ὁ [in LXX chiefly for חֵיק;] 1) prop, the bosom: Jhn.13:23; fig, of close association, ἐν (εἰς τὸν) τοῖς κ. Ἀβραάμ, Luk.16:22-23 (cf. 4Ma.13:16); ὁ ὢν εἰς τὸν κ. τ. πατρός, Jhn.1:18 2) The bosom or fold of a loose garment falling over a girdle, used as a pocket, hence figuratively, εἰς τὸν κ. Isa.65:6, Jer.32:18: Luk.6:38 3) A bosom-like hollow, as a bay or gulf: Act.27:39. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
κόλπος
Transliteration:
kolpos
Gloss:
bosom
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Male
Definition:
κόλπος, ὁ, bosom, lap, παῖδ᾽ ἐπὶ κόλπῳ ἔχουσα [Refs 8th c.BC+]; ἱμάντα τέῳ ἐγκάτθεο κ. put the girdle in thy bosom,[NT+6th c.BC+]; frequently of pet birds or animals, τρέφειν ἐν κ. [Refs 3rd c.BC+]; κυνίδιον ἐν κόλπῳ τιθηνούμενον lap-dog, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; also τὰ ὑπὸ κόλπου, ={τὰ ἀφροδίσια}, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] 2) = {αἰδοῖον γυναικεῖον}, especially vagina, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] 2.b) κόλποι τῆς ὑστέρας supposed sinuses in the womb, [Refs 5th c.BC+] 2.c) in poets more vaguely of the whole sinus genitalis, womb, in plural, [Refs 5th c.BC+]: metaphorically, of the grave, σῶμα σὸν ἐν κόλποις. γαῖα καλύπτει [Refs]; κ. ἡμερῶν, of the womb of time, [Refs 2nd c.BC+] 2.d) of other cavities, οἱ κ. τῆς κοιλίας, in the ἐχῖνος, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; of the ventricles of the heart, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] II) fold of a garment, especially as it fell over the girdle, frequently in plural, δεύοντο δὲ δάκρυσι κ. [Refs 8th c.BC+], etc: also in singular, κ. βαθὺν καταλιπόμενος τοῦ κιθῶνος [Refs 5th c.BC+]; κόλπον ἀνιεμένη letting down the bosom of her robe, i.e. baring her breast, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; κρύψε δὲ παρθενίαν ὠδῖνα κόλποις, i.e. she concealed her pregnancy by the loose folds of her robe, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; ὑπὸ κόλπου (variant -ῳ) χεῖρας ἔχειν 'keep one's hand in one's pocket', of a stingy person, [Refs 3rd c.BC+]; ὑπὸ κόλπον [Refs 2nd c.AD+] III) any bosom-like hollow: III.1) of the sea, first in a half-literal sense, of a sea-goddess, Θέτις δ᾽ ὑπεδέξατο κόλπῳ received him in her bosom, [Refs 8th c.BC+] III.2) bay, gulf, Ἑρμιόνην Ἀσίνην τε, βαθὺν κατὰ κ. ἐχούσας, i.e. βαθὺν κατεχούσας κόλπον, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; κ. Ῥέας, i.e. the Adriatic, [Refs 5th c.BC+] III.3) vale, κ. Ἀργεῖος [Refs 5th c.BC+] III.4) of a fortified site, salient, [Refs 3rd c.BC+] III.5) ὁ κ. τοῦ ἅρματος bottom of the chariot, [LXX] III.6) fistulous ulcer which spreads under the skin, [Refs 1st c.AD+] IV) in Tactics, enveloping force, [Refs 1st c.AD+]
Strongs
Word:
κόλπος
Transliteration:
kólpos
Pronounciation:
kol'-pos
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Noun Masculine
Definition:
the bosom; by analogy, a bay; bosom, creek; apparently a primary word;