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κατακλυσμός

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
κατακλυσμός, ου, ὁ
Greek transliteration: 
kataklysmos
Simplified transliteration: 
kataklysmos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2627
GK Number: 
2886
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
4
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-2a
Gloss: 
flood, deluge
Definition: 
flood, deluge, Mt. 24:38, 39; Lk. 17:27; 2 Pet. 2:5*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 24:38 For as in the days before the flood (kataklysmou | κατακλυσμοῦ | gen sg masc) people were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day Noah entered the ark,
Matthew 24:39 and they knew nothing until the flood (kataklysmos | κατακλυσμός | nom sg masc) came and took them all away, so will the coming of the Son of Man be.
Luke 17:27 They were eating, they were drinking, they were marrying, they were being given in marriage, until the day in which Noah went into the ark and the flood (kataklysmos | κατακλυσμός | nom sg masc) came and destroyed them all.
2 Peter 2:5 and if he did not spare the ancient world (but preserved Noah, the eighth, a herald of righteousness) when he brought the deluge (kataklysmon | κατακλυσμόν | acc sg masc) on an ungodly world;