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ἄρρητος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἄρρητος, ον
Greek transliteration: 
arrētos
Simplified transliteration: 
arretos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
731
GK Number: 
777
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
a-3a
Gloss: 
inexpressible, not to be spoken (in context, things or words too sacred to tell)
Definition: 
pr. not spoken; what ought not to be spoken, secret; which cannot be spoken or uttered, 2 Cor. 12:4*

Greek-English Concordance for

2 Corinthians 12:4 was caught up into paradise and heard unspeakable (arrēta | ἄρρητα | acc pl neut) words which are not permitted for a man to utter.