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σύνδεσμος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
σύνδεσμος, ου, ὁ
Greek transliteration: 
syndesmos
Simplified transliteration: 
syndesmos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
4886
GK Number: 
5278
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
4
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-2a
Gloss: 
bond; sinew; captive
Definition: 
that which binds together, Col. 2:19; a band of union, Eph. 4:3; Col. 3:14; a bundle, or, bond, Acts 8:23*

Greek-English Concordance for

Acts 8:23 For I see that you are in the gall of bitterness and in the bond (syndesmon | σύνδεσμον | acc sg masc) of unrighteousness.”
Ephesians 4:3 making every effort to preserve the unity of the Spirit by the bond (syndesmō | συνδέσμῳ | dat sg masc) of peace.
Colossians 2:19 That person is not holding fast to the head, from whom the whole body, nourished and held together by its joints and ligaments (syndesmōn | συνδέσμων | gen pl masc), nourished and held together grows with a growth that is from God.
Colossians 3:14 And cover all And these virtues with love, which is the bond (syndesmos | σύνδεσμος | nom sg masc) that leads to perfection.