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ἐπικάλυμμα

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐπικάλυμμα, ατος, τό
Greek transliteration: 
epikalymma
Simplified transliteration: 
epikalymma
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1942
GK Number: 
2127
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3c(4)
Gloss: 
cover-up, covering, veil
Definition: 
a covering, veil;, met. a cloak, 1 Pet. 2:16*

Greek-English Concordance for

1 Peter 2:16 Live as free people, not as those using freedom as a cover-up (epikalymma | ἐπικάλυμμα | acc sg neut) for evil, but as servants of God.