1497. eidólon
Strong's Concordance
eidólon: an image (i.e. for worship), by impl. a false god
Original Word: εἴδωλον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: eidólon
Phonetic Spelling: (i'-do-lon)
Short Definition: an idol, false god
Definition: an idol, false god.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from eidos
Definition
an image (i.e. for worship), by impl. a false god
NASB Translation
idol (4), idols (7).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1497: εἴδωλον

εἴδωλον, εἰδώλου, τό (εἶδος (cf. Winers Grammar, 96 (91); Etym. Magn. 296, 9)), in Greek writings from Homer down, an image, likeness, i. e. whatever represents the form of an object, either real or imaginary; used of the shades of the departed (in Homer), of apparitions, spectres, phantoms of the mind, etc.; in Biblical writings (an idol, i. e.):

1. the image of a heathen god: Acts 7:41; 1 Corinthians 12:2; Revelation 9:20 (Isaiah 30:22; 2 Chronicles 23:17, etc.; θεῶν δαιμον´ων εἴδωλα, Polybius 31, 3, 13);

2. a false god: Acts 15:20 (on which see ἀλίσγημα); Romans 2:22; 1 Corinthians 8:4, 7; 1 Corinthians 10:19; 2 Corinthians 6:16; 1 Thessalonians 1:9 (often in the Sept.); φυλάσσειν ἑαυτόν ἀπό τῶν εἰδώλων, to guard oneself from all manner of fellowship with heathen worship, 1 John 5:21.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
idol.

From eidos; an image (i.e. For worship); by implication, a heathen god, or (plural) the worship of such -- idol.

see GREEK eidos

Forms and Transliterations
ειδωλα είδωλα είδωλά εἴδωλα ειδώλοις ειδωλον είδωλον είδωλόν εἴδωλον εἴδωλόν ειδωλου ειδώλου εἰδώλου ειδωλω ειδώλω εἰδώλῳ ειδωλων ειδώλων εἰδώλων εικάδι εικάδος εικασθή eidola eidōla eídola eídōla eidolo eidōlō eidṓloi eidṓlōi eidolon eidōlon eidōlōn eidṓlon eidṓlōn eídolon eídolón eídōlon eídōlón eidolou eidōlou eidṓlou
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11 Occurrences


εἴδωλα — 3 Occ.
εἰδώλῳ — 1 Occ.
εἰδώλων — 4 Occ.
εἴδωλον — 2 Occ.
εἰδώλου — 1 Occ.

Acts 7:41 N-DNS
GRK: θυσίαν τῷ εἰδώλῳ καὶ εὐφραίνοντο
NAS: a sacrifice to the idol, and were rejoicing
KJV: sacrifice unto the idol, and
INT: sacrifice to the idol and rejoiced

Acts 15:20 N-GNP
GRK: ἀλισγημάτων τῶν εἰδώλων καὶ τῆς
NAS: from things contaminated by idols and from fornication
KJV: pollutions of idols, and
INT: pollutions of the idols and

Romans 2:22 N-ANP
GRK: βδελυσσόμενος τὰ εἴδωλα ἱεροσυλεῖς
NAS: You who abhor idols, do you rob temples?
KJV: thou that abhorrest idols, dost thou commit sacrilege?
INT: abhor the idols do you commit sacrilege

1 Corinthians 8:4 N-NNS
GRK: ὅτι οὐδὲν εἴδωλον ἐν κόσμῳ
NAS: such thing as an idol in the world,
KJV: we know that an idol [is] nothing in
INT: that nothing an idol [is] in [the] world

1 Corinthians 8:7 N-GNS
GRK: ἄρτι τοῦ εἰδώλου ὡς εἰδωλόθυτον
NAS: being accustomed to the idol until
KJV: with conscience of the idol unto
INT: presently of the idol as of a thing sacrificed to an idol

1 Corinthians 10:19 N-NNS
GRK: ἢ ὅτι εἴδωλόν τί ἐστιν
NAS: or that an idol is anything?
KJV: then? that the idol is any thing,
INT: or that an idol anything is

1 Corinthians 12:2 N-ANP
GRK: πρὸς τὰ εἴδωλα τὰ ἄφωνα
NAS: to the mute idols, however
KJV: these dumb idols, even as
INT: to idols mute

2 Corinthians 6:16 N-GNP
GRK: θεοῦ μετὰ εἰδώλων ἡμεῖς γὰρ
NAS: of God with idols? For we are the temple
KJV: of God with idols? for ye
INT: of God with idols we indeed

1 Thessalonians 1:9 N-GNP
GRK: ἀπὸ τῶν εἰδώλων δουλεύειν θεῷ
NAS: to God from idols to serve
KJV: God from idols to serve the living
INT: from idols to serve [the] God

1 John 5:21 N-GNP
GRK: ἀπὸ τῶν εἰδώλων
NAS: guard yourselves from idols.
KJV: yourselves from idols. Amen.
INT: from idols

Revelation 9:20 N-ANP
GRK: καὶ τὰ εἴδωλα τὰ χρυσᾶ
NAS: demons, and the idols of gold
KJV: devils, and idols of gold, and
INT: and the idols golden

11 Occurrences

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