1404. drakón
Strong's Concordance
drakón: a dragon (a mythical monster)
Original Word: δράκων, οντος, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: drakón
Phonetic Spelling: (drak'-own)
Short Definition: a dragon or huge serpent
Definition: a dragon or huge serpent; met: Satan.
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1404 drákōn (from derkomai, "to see," the root of the English term, "dragon") – properly "seeing one," used of mythical dragons (huge serpents) seeing their prey from far away; (figuratively) Satan (Rev 12:7,9) exercising his subtle (indirect) impact on heathen governments (powers) – i.e. accomplishing his hellish agenda from "behind the scenes."

[The ancient Greeks classified a "dragon" (1404 /drákōn) as a type of serpent. 1404 /drákōn ("a dragon") was believed to have incredible insight, able to spot prey in any hiding place.]

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an alt. form of derkomai (to look)
Definition
a dragon (a mythical monster)
NASB Translation
dragon (13).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1404: δράκων

δράκων, δράκοντος, (apparently from δέρκομαι, 2 aorist ἔδρακον; hence, δράκων, properly, equivalent to ὀξύ βλέπων (Etym. Magn. 286, 7; cf. Curtius, § 13)); the Sept. chiefly for תָּנִּין; a dragon, a great serpent, a fabulous animal (so as early as Homer, Iliad 2, 308f, etc.). From it, after Genesis 3:1ff, is derived the figurative description of the devil in Revelation 12:3-17; Revelation 13:2, 4, 11; Revelation 16:13; Revelation 20:2. (Cf. Baudissin, Studien zur semitisch. Religionsgesch. vol. i. (iv. 4), p. 281ff.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
dragon.

Probably from an alternate form of derkomai (to look); a fabulous kind of serpent (perhaps as supposed to fascinate) -- dragon.

Forms and Transliterations
δράκα δράκας δρακί δρακοντα δράκοντα δράκοντες δρακοντι δράκοντι δρακοντος δράκοντος δρακόντων δρακός δρακων δρακών δράκων δράξ δραξί drakon drakōn drákon drákōn drakonta drákonta drakonti drákonti drakontos drákontos
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Strong's Greek 1404
13 Occurrences


δράκων — 9 Occ.
δράκοντα — 1 Occ.
δράκοντι — 1 Occ.
δράκοντος — 2 Occ.

Revelation 12:3 N-NMS
GRK: καὶ ἰδοὺ δράκων μέγας πυρρός
NAS: a great red dragon having seven
KJV: a great red dragon, having seven
INT: and behold a dragon great red

Revelation 12:4 N-NMS
GRK: καὶ ὁ δράκων ἔστηκεν ἐνώπιον
NAS: them to the earth. And the dragon stood
KJV: the earth: and the dragon stood before
INT: And the dragon stands before

Revelation 12:7 N-GMS
GRK: μετὰ τοῦ δράκοντος καὶ ὁ
NAS: war with the dragon. The dragon
KJV: against the dragon; and
INT: against the dragon and the

Revelation 12:7 N-NMS
GRK: καὶ ὁ δράκων ἐπολέμησεν καὶ
NAS: with the dragon. The dragon and his angels
KJV: the dragon; and the dragon fought and
INT: and the dragon warred and

Revelation 12:9 N-NMS
GRK: ἐβλήθη ὁ δράκων ὁ μέγας
NAS: And the great dragon was thrown
KJV: the great dragon was cast out,
INT: was cast [out] the dragon great

Revelation 12:13 N-NMS
GRK: εἶδεν ὁ δράκων ὅτι ἐβλήθη
NAS: And when the dragon saw
KJV: And when the dragon saw that
INT: saw the dragon that he was cast

Revelation 12:16 N-NMS
GRK: ἔβαλεν ὁ δράκων ἐκ τοῦ
NAS: which the dragon poured
KJV: the flood which the dragon cast out of
INT: cast the dragon out of the

Revelation 12:17 N-NMS
GRK: ὠργίσθη ὁ δράκων ἐπὶ τῇ
NAS: So the dragon was enraged
KJV: And the dragon was wroth with
INT: was angry the dragon with the

Revelation 13:2 N-NMS
GRK: αὐτῷ ὁ δράκων τὴν δύναμιν
NAS: of a lion. And the dragon gave
KJV: of a lion: and the dragon gave him
INT: to it the dragon the power

Revelation 13:4 N-DMS
GRK: προσεκύνησαν τῷ δράκοντι ὅτι ἔδωκεν
NAS: they worshiped the dragon because
KJV: they worshipped the dragon which
INT: they worshipped the dragon who gave

Revelation 13:11 N-NMS
GRK: ἐλάλει ὡς δράκων
NAS: a lamb and he spoke as a dragon.
KJV: he spake as a dragon.
INT: spoke as a dragon

Revelation 16:13 N-GMS
GRK: στόματος τοῦ δράκοντος καὶ ἐκ
NAS: [coming] out of the mouth of the dragon and out of the mouth
KJV: the mouth of the dragon, and
INT: mouth of the dragon and out of

Revelation 20:2 N-AMS
GRK: ἐκράτησεν τὸν δράκοντα ὁ ὄφις
NAS: And he laid hold of the dragon, the serpent
KJV: he laid hold on the dragon, that old
INT: he laid hold of the dragon the serpent

13 Occurrences

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