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- Greek Word:
- Part of Speech:
- noun neuter
- Usage Count:
- Find “therion” in the Bible (New Testament)
Strong’s Greek Lexicon
diminutive from the same as G2339; a dangerous animal:—(venomous, wild) beast.
Owing to changes in the enumeration while in progress, there were no words left for numbers 2717 and 3203–3302, which were therefore silently dropped out of the vocabulary and references as redundant.
Thayer’s Greek Definitions
1) an animal
2) a wild animal, wild beast, beast
3) metaphorically a brutal, bestial man, savage, ferocious
Thayer’s Definitions are as edited by the Online Bible of Winterbourne, Ontario. They removed the etymology, cross-references, and Greek phrases and changed some of Thayer’s Unitarian doctrinal positions concerning the work and person of Christ.