3016. leptos
Strong's Concordance
leptos: peeled, fine, thin, small, light
Original Word: λεπτόν, οῦ, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: leptos
Phonetic Spelling: (lep-ton')
Short Definition: a small piece of money
Definition: a small piece of money, probably the smallest piece of money.
HELPS Word-studies

3016 leptón – a copper or bronze coin worth 1/A of a denarius, i.e. of very little value.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as lepis
Definition
peeled, fine, thin, small, light
NASB Translation
cent (1), small copper coins (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3016: λεπτός

λεπτός, λεπτή, λεπτόν (λέπω to strip off the bark, to peel), thin; small; τό λεπτόν, a very small brass coin, equivalent to the eighth part of an as (A. V. a mite; cf. Alex.'s Kitto and B. D. under the word; cf. F. R. Conder in the Bible Educator, 3:179): Mark 12:42; Luke 12:59; Luke 21:2; (Alciphron, epistles I, 9 adds κέρμα; Pollux, onom. 9, 6, sect. 92, supplies νόμισμα).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
mite.

Neuter of a derivative of the same as lepis; something scaled (light), i.e. A small coin -- mite.

see GREEK lepis

Forms and Transliterations
ελεπτυνά ελέπτυναν ελέπτυνε ελέπτυνεν ελεπτύνθησαν λεπτα λεπτά λεπτὰ λεπταί λεπτή λεπτήν λεπτής λεπτοί λεπτον λεπτόν λεπτὸν λεπτού λεπτυνεί λεπτύνει λεπτυνείς λεπτύνον λεπτύνουσι λεπτυνώ λέπυρον λέσχαι lepta leptà lepton leptòn
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3 Occurrences


λεπτὰ — 2 Occ.
λεπτὸν — 1 Occ.

Mark 12:42 N-ANP
GRK: πτωχὴ ἔβαλεν λεπτὰ δύο ὅ
NAS: in two small copper coins, which
KJV: two mites, which make
INT: poor cast [in] lepta two which

Luke 12:59 N-ANS
GRK: τὸ ἔσχατον λεπτὸν ἀποδῷς
NAS: the very last cent.
KJV: thou hast paid the very last mite.
INT: the last lepton you shall have paid

Luke 21:2 N-ANP
GRK: βάλλουσαν ἐκεῖ λεπτὰ δύο
NAS: putting in two small copper coins.
KJV: in thither two mites.
INT: casting in lepta two

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