Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God

αἴνιγμα

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
αἴνιγμα, ατος, τό
Greek transliteration: 
ainigma
Simplified transliteration: 
ainigma
Numbers
Strong's number: 
135
GK Number: 
141
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3c(4)
Gloss: 
poor reflection, indistinct image
Definition: 
an enigma, riddle, any thing obscurely expressed, or intimated, 1 Cor. 13:12*

Greek-English Concordance for

1 Corinthians 13:12 For the present we are looking through a mirror obscurely, but then face to face. Now I know in part; then I will know fully, just as I have been fully known.