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σπιλάς

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
σπιλάς, άδος, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
spilas
Simplified transliteration: 
spilas
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4694
GK Number: 
5069
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3c(2)
Gloss: 
blemish, spot
Definition: 
a sharply-cleft portion of rock;, in NT a flaw, stigma, Jude 12*

Greek-English Concordance for

Jude 1:12 These people are blemishes (spilades | σπιλάδες | nom pl fem) on your love-feasts, feasting with you without reverence, caring only for themselves. They are waterless clouds, swept along by winds; autumn trees without fruit and uprooted — completely dead;