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ἄλαλος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἄλαλος, ον
Greek transliteration: 
alalos
Simplified transliteration: 
alalos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
216
GK Number: 
228
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
3
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
a-3a
Gloss: 
mute, unable to speak
Definition: 
unable to speak, or artilculate, Mk. 7:37; 9:17, 25*

Greek-English Concordance for

Mark 7:37 They were absolutely astonished, saying, “He has done all things well. He makes the deaf to hear and the mute (alalous | ἀλάλους | acc pl masc) to speak!”
Mark 9:17 And one of the crowd answered him, “Teacher, I brought my son to you, who has a mute (alalon | ἄλαλον | acc sg neut) spirit.
Mark 9:25 When Jesus saw that a crowd was quickly gathering, he rebuked the unclean spirit, saying to it, “Mute (alalon | ἄλαλον | voc sg neut) and deaf spirit, I command you, come out of him and never enter him again!”