2870. kopetos
Strong's Concordance
kopetos: a beating of the head and breast
Original Word: κοπετός, οῦ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: kopetos
Phonetic Spelling: (kop-et-os')
Short Definition: lamentation
Definition: beating of the breast or head in lamentation, lamentation.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from koptó
Definition
a beating of the head and breast
NASB Translation
lamentation (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2870: κοπετός

κοπετός, κοπετοῦ, (from κόπτομαι, see κόπτω), the Sept. for מִסְפֵּד; Latinplanctus, i. e. lamentation with beating of the breast as n sign of grief: κοπετόν ποιεῖσθαι ἐπί τίνι, Acts 8:2; ἐπί τινα, Zechariah 12:10. (Eupolis in Bekker's annott. ad Etym. Magn., p. 776; Dionysius Halicarnassus, Antiquities 11, 31; Plutarch, Fab. 17.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
lamentation.

From kopto; mourning (properly, by beating the breast) -- lamentation.

see GREEK kopto

Forms and Transliterations
κοπετον κοπετόν κοπετὸν κοπετός κοπετώ kopeton kopetòn
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Strong's Greek 2870
1 Occurrence


κοπετὸν — 1 Occ.

Acts 8:2 N-AMS
GRK: καὶ ἐποίησαν κοπετὸν μέγαν ἐπ'
NAS: and made loud lamentation over him.
KJV: made great lamentation over him.
INT: and made lamentation great over

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