1044. gaggraina
Strong's Concordance
gaggraina: a gangrene, an eating sore
Original Word: γάγγραινα, ης, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: gaggraina
Phonetic Spelling: (gang'-grahee-nah)
Short Definition: gangrene, mortification
Definition: gangrene, mortification.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
perhaps from graó (to gnaw)
Definition
a gangrene, an eating sore
NASB Translation
gangrene (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1044: γάγγραινα

γάγγραινα, γαγγραινης, (γράω or γραίνω to gnaw, eat), a gangrene, a disease by which any part of the body suffering from inflammation becomes so corrupted that, unless a remedy be seasonably applied, the evil continually spreads, attacks other parts, and at last eats away the bones: 2 Timothy 2:17 (where cf. Ellicott). (Medical writings (cf. Wetstein (1752) at the passage cited); Plutarch, diser. am. et adulat. c. 36.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
canker.

From graino (to gnaw); an ulcer ("gangrene") -- canker.

Forms and Transliterations
γαγγραινα γάγγραινα gangraina gángraina
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1 Occurrence


γάγγραινα — 1 Occ.

2 Timothy 2:17 N-NFS
GRK: αὐτῶν ὡς γάγγραινα νομὴν ἕξει
NAS: like gangrene. Among them are Hymenaeus
KJV: will eat as doth a canker: of whom is
INT: of them as a gangrene pasture will have

1 Occurrence

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