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μέθυσος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
μέθυσος, ου, ὁ
Greek transliteration: 
methusos
Simplified transliteration: 
methusos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
3183
GK Number: 
3500
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-2a
Gloss: 
drunkard
Definition: 
drunken; a drunkard, 1 Cor. 5:11; 6:10*

Greek-English Concordance for

1 Corinthians 5:11 But now I am writing to you not to associate with anyone who bears the name of brother if he is a sexually immoral or greedy person, an idolater, slanderer, drunkard (methusos | μέθυσος | nom sg masc), or swindler — not even to eat with such a one.
1 Corinthians 6:10 nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards (methusoi | μέθυσοι | nom pl masc), nor slanderers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.