200. akris
Strong's Concordance
akris: a locust
Original Word: ἀκρίς, ίδος, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: akris
Phonetic Spelling: (ak-rece')
Short Definition: a locust
Definition: a locust.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. word
Definition
a locust
NASB Translation
locusts (4).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 200: ἀκρίς

ἀκρίς, (ίδος, (from Homer down), a locust, particularly that species which especially infests oriental countries, stripping fields and trees. Numberless swarms of them almost every spring are carried by the wind from Arabia into Palestine, and having devastated that country migrate to regions farther north, until they perish by falling into the sea. The Orientals are accustomed to feed upon locusts, either raw or roasted and seasoned with salt (or prepared in other ways), and the Israelites also (according to Leviticus 11:22) were permitted to eat them; (cf. Winers RWB under the word Heuschrecken; Furrer in Schenkel iii., p. 78f; (BB. DD., under the word; Tristram, Nat. Hist. of the Bible, p. 313ff)): Matthew 3:4; Mark 1:6. A marvelous and infernal kind of locusts is described in Revelation 9:3, 7, cf. Revelation 9:2, 5f, 8-12; see Dusterdieck at the passage.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
locust.

Apparently from the same as akron; a locust (as pointed, or as lighting on the top of vegetation) -- locust.

see GREEK akron

Forms and Transliterations
ακρίδα ακριδας ακρίδας ἀκρίδας ακριδες ακρίδες ἀκρίδες ακρίδι ακρίδος ακριδων ακρίδων ἀκρίδων ακρίς ακρόασαι ακροάσεως ακρόασιν ακρόασις akridas akrídas akrides akrídes akridon akridōn akrídon akrídōn
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4 Occurrences


ἀκρίδας — 1 Occ.
ἀκρίδες — 2 Occ.
ἀκρίδων — 1 Occ.

Matthew 3:4 N-NFP
GRK: ἦν αὐτοῦ ἀκρίδες καὶ μέλι
NAS: and his food was locusts and wild
KJV: meat was locusts and wild
INT: was of him locusts and honey

Mark 1:6 N-AFP
GRK: καὶ ἐσθίων ἀκρίδας καὶ μέλι
NAS: and his diet was locusts and wild
KJV: and he did eat locusts and wild
INT: and eating locusts and honey

Revelation 9:3 N-NFP
GRK: καπνοῦ ἐξῆλθον ἀκρίδες εἰς τὴν
NAS: came locusts upon the earth,
KJV: the smoke locusts upon
INT: smoke came forth locusts unto the

Revelation 9:7 N-GFP
GRK: ὁμοιώματα τῶν ἀκρίδων ὅμοια ἵπποις
NAS: The appearance of the locusts was like
KJV: the shapes of the locusts [were] like
INT: likenesses of the locusts [were] like to horses

4 Occurrences

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