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ῥύπος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ῥύπος, ου, ὁ
Greek transliteration: 
rhypos
Simplified transliteration: 
rhypos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4509
GK Number: 
4866
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-2a
Gloss: 
dirt
Definition: 
filth, squalor, 1 Pet. 3:21*

Greek-English Concordance for

1 Peter 3:21 This water prefigures baptism, which now saves you — not the removal of (rhypou | ῥύπου | gen sg masc) dirt (rhypou | ῥύπου | gen sg masc) from the body but the answer of a good conscience to God — by the resurrection of Jesus Christ,