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σουδάριον

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
σουδάριον, ου, τό
Greek transliteration: 
soudarion
Simplified transliteration: 
soudarion
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4676
GK Number: 
5051
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
4
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-2c
Gloss: 
piece of cloth, burial cloth, handkerchief
Definition: 
a handkerchief, napkin, etc., Lk. 19:20; Jn. 11:44; 20:7; Acts 19:12*

Greek-English Concordance for

Luke 19:20 Then the other came, saying, ‘Master, look, your mina that I kept laid away in a piece (soudariō | σουδαρίῳ | dat sg neut) of cloth,
John 11:44 The dead man came out, his feet and his hands bound with strips of cloth, and his face wrapped in a cloth (soudariō | σουδαρίῳ | dat sg neut). Jesus said to them, “Unwrap him, and let him go.”
John 20:7 and the face (soudarion | σουδάριον | acc sg neut) cloth that had been on Jesus’ head; it was not lying with the linen wrappings but rolled up in a place by itself.
Acts 19:12 so that handkerchiefs (soudaria | σουδάρια | acc pl neut) and aprons were carried off from his body for the sick, and diseases were driven away by them and evil spirits came out.