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καύσων

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
καύσων, ῶνος, ὁ
Greek transliteration: 
kausōn
Simplified transliteration: 
kauson
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2742
GK Number: 
3014
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
3
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3f(1a)
Gloss: 
(scorching) heat, hot day
Definition: 
fervent scorching heat; the scorching, of the sun, Mt. 20:12; hot weather, a hot time, Lk. 12:55; the scorching wind of the East, Eurus, Jas. 1:11*

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 20:12 saying, ‘These last worked but one hour, and you have made them equal to us who have borne the burden of the day and the scorching (kausōna | καύσωνα | acc sg masc) heat.’
Luke 12:55 And when there is a south wind blowing, you say, ‘There will be hot (kausōn | καύσων | nom sg masc) weather,’ and it happens.
James 1:11 For the sun rises with its scorching heat (kausōni | καύσωνι | dat sg masc) and withers the meadow; its flower falls and its beauty fades. In the same way the rich man will fade away while pursuing his business.