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.
dog
Strongs:
g2965
Word:
κύων
Tyndale
Word:
κύων
Transliteration:
kuōn
Gloss:
dog
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Male
Definition:
κύων, κυνός, ὁ, ἡ (in NT masc. only), [in LXX forכֶּלֶב;] a dog: Luk.16:21, 2Pe.2:22; metaph, as a word of reproach, Mat.7:6, Php.3:2, Rev.22:15. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
κύων
Transliteration:
kuōn
Gloss:
dog
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Male
Definition:
κύων [ῠ], ὁ and ἡ, both in [Refs 8th c.BC+], vocative κύον [Refs 8th c.BC+], Epic dialect κύνεσσι [Refs]:—dog, bitch, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; of shepherds' dogs, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; watch-dogs, [Refs]; but in [Refs 8th c.BC+] more frequently of hounds, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; later, when of hounds, mostly in feminine, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; Μολοττικαὶ κ. Alexis Hist. cited in [Refs 5th c.BC+] 'not fit for a dog', [Refs 4th c.BC+]; κύνα δέρειν δεδαρμένην 'flog a dead horse', [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἡ κ. κατακειμένη ἐν τῇ φάτνῃ 'dog in the manger', [Refs 2nd c.AD+]; χαλεπὸν χορίω κύνα γεῦσαι it's ill to let a dog 'taste blood', [Refs 3rd c.BC+]; νή or μὰ τὸν κύνα was a favourite oath of Socrates, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; used familiarly at Athens, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; οἷς ἦν μέγιστος ὅρκος. κύων, ἔπειτα χήν· θεοὺς δ᾽ ἐσίγων, of primitive men, [Refs 5th c.BC+] II) as a word of reproach, frequently in [Refs 8th c.BC+] of women, to denote shamelessness or audacity; applied by Helen to herself, [Refs 8th c.BC+]: of the maids in the house of Odysseus, [Refs 8th c.BC+]: later, in a coarse sense, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ἡ ῥαψῳδὸς κ, of the Sphinx, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of men, κακαὶ κ. [Refs 8th c.BC+]; also of offensive persons, compared to yapping dogs, [LXX+NT]; κ. λαίθαργος, ={λαθροδήκτης}, metaphorically, of a person, [NT+5th c.BC+] II.2) metaphorically, of persons, watch-dog, guardian, τῶν σταθμῶν κ, of Agamemnon, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; δωμάτων κ, of Clytemnestra,[Refs 5th c.BC+] II.3) of the Cynics, ἀρέσκει τούτοις κυνῶν μεταμφιέννυσθαι βίον [Refs 1st c.BC+]: hence, Cynic philosopher, [Refs 4th c.BC+], Baillet Inscriptions des tombeaux des rois [Refs] III) frequently in Mythology of the servants, agents or watchers of the gods, Διὸς πτηνὸς κύων, of the eagle, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; of the griffins, Ζηνὸς ἀκραγεῖς κ. [Refs 4th c.BC+]; of the Furies, μετάδρομοι. πανουργημάτων ἄφυκτοι κ. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; Pan is the κύων of Cybele, [Refs 5th c.BC+], of the planets, [Refs 4th c.BC+], of sparks, [Refs 2nd c.AD+]; of various mythical beings, as Cerberus, κ. Ἀΐδαο [Refs 8th c.BC+]; of Hecate, in Mithraic worship, [Refs 3rd c.AD+]; of the Βάκχαι, Λύσσας κ. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; Λέρνας κ, of the hydra, [Refs]; of a great fish, Τρίτωνος κ. [Refs 3rd c.BC+] IV) dog-fish or shark, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; κ. ἄγριος, κ. γαλεός and κ. κεντρίτης or κεντρίνη, [Refs 2nd c.AD+]; ξιφίας κ, of the sword-fish, [Refs 4th c.BC+] V) = {σείριος} (which see), dog-star, i.e. the hound of Orion, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; μετὰ κυνὸς ἐπιτολήν, περὶ κ. ἐ, [Refs 4th c.BC+]; also of the whole constellation, [Refs 4th c.BC+] VI) the ace, the worst throw at dice, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] VII) frenum praeputii, [Refs 2nd c.AD+]: with pun on the proverbial cited in Pherecr. [prev. cited] (above [Refs 5th c.BC+]: with pun on significationsee, [Refs] VIII) fetlock of a horse, [Refs] IX) unilateral facial paralysis, [Refs 2nd c.AD+] X) ={ἀπομαγδαλία}, [Refs 1st c.AD+] XI) ξυλίνη κ, ={κυνόσβατος}, Oracle texts cited in Did cited in [Refs 2nd c.AD+] XII) piece in the game of πόλεις, [Refs 5th c.BC+]. (Cf. Sanskrit śvā, genitive śúnas, Lithuanian šuõ, genitive šuñs, Latin canis, Gothic hunds (κύων), etc.)
Strongs
Word:
κύων
Transliteration:
kýōn
Pronounciation:
koo'-ohn
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Noun Masculine
Definition:
a dog ("hound") (literally or figuratively); dog; a primary word;