3046. litra
Strong's Concordance
litra: a pound (in weight, by Rom. standards)
Original Word: λίτρα, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: litra
Phonetic Spelling: (lee'-trah)
Short Definition: a Roman pound
Definition: a Roman pound, of about twelve ounces.
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3046 lítra – a Roman pound, about twelve ounces or 327.5 grams (so Souter).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Latin origin
Definition
a pound (in weight, by Rom. standards)
NASB Translation
pound (1), pounds (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3046: λίτρα

λίτρα, λίτρας, , a pound, a weight of twelve ounces: John 12:3; John 19:39. (Polybius 22, 26, 19; Diodorus 14,116, 7; Plutarch, Tib. et G. Grac. 2, 3; Josephus, Antiquities 14, 7, 1; others.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
pound.

Of Latin origin (libra); a pound in weight -- pound.

Forms and Transliterations
λιτραν λίτραν λιτρας λίτρας litran lítran litras lítras
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Strong's Greek 3046
2 Occurrences


λίτραν — 1 Occ.
λίτρας — 1 Occ.

John 12:3 N-AFS
GRK: Μαριὰμ λαβοῦσα λίτραν μύρου νάρδου
NAS: took a pound of very costly
KJV: Mary a pound of ointment
INT: Mary having taken a litra of ointment of nard

John 19:39 N-AFP
GRK: ἀλόης ὡς λίτρας ἑκατόν
NAS: about a hundred pounds [weight].
KJV: about an hundred pound [weight].
INT: aloes about litras a hundred

2 Occurrences

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