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σμάραγδος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
σμάραγδος, ου, ὁ
Greek transliteration: 
smaragdos
Simplified transliteration: 
smaragdos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4665
GK Number: 
5040
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-2a
Gloss: 
emerald
Definition: 
smaragdus, the emerald, a gem of a pure green color; but under this name the ancients probably comprised all stones of a fine green color, Rev. 21:19*

Greek-English Concordance for

Revelation 21:19 The foundations of the wall of the city were adorned with every kind of precious stone: the first was jasper, the second sapphire, the third agate, the fourth emerald (smaragdos | σμάραγδος | nom sg masc),