3472. mória
Strong's Concordance
mória: foolishness
Original Word: μωρία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: mória
Phonetic Spelling: (mo-ree'-ah)
Short Definition: folly, absurdity
Definition: folly, absurdity, foolishness.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 3472 mōría (from 3474 /mōrós) – folly; literally, dull (lacking sharpness).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from móros
Definition
foolishness
NASB Translation
foolishness (5).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3472: μωρία

μωρία, μωρίας, (μωρός), first in Herodotus 1, 146 (Sophocles, others). foolishness: 1 Corinthians 1:18, 21, 23; 1 Corinthians 2:14; 1 Corinthians 3:19 (Sir. 20:31).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
foolishness.

From moros; silliness, i.e. Absurdity -- foolishness.

see GREEK moros

Forms and Transliterations
μωρια μωρία μωριαν μωρίαν μωριας μωρίας moria moría mōria mōría morian morían mōrian mōrían morias morías mōrias mōrías
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5 Occurrences


μωρία — 3 Occ.
μωρίαν — 1 Occ.
μωρίας — 1 Occ.

1 Corinthians 1:18 N-NFS
GRK: μὲν ἀπολλυμένοις μωρία ἐστίν τοῖς
NAS: of the cross is foolishness to those
KJV: that perish foolishness; but
INT: indeed perishing foolishness is those

1 Corinthians 1:21 N-GFS
GRK: διὰ τῆς μωρίας τοῦ κηρύγματος
NAS: through the foolishness of the message preached
KJV: by the foolishness of preaching
INT: by the foolishness of the proclamation

1 Corinthians 1:23 N-AFS
GRK: ἔθνεσιν δὲ μωρίαν
NAS: and to Gentiles foolishness,
KJV: and unto the Greeks foolishness;
INT: to Greeks moreover foolishness

1 Corinthians 2:14 N-NFS
GRK: τοῦ θεοῦ μωρία γὰρ αὐτῷ
NAS: of God, for they are foolishness to him; and he cannot
KJV: they are foolishness unto him:
INT: of God foolishness indeed to him

1 Corinthians 3:19 N-NFS
GRK: κόσμου τούτου μωρία παρὰ τῷ
NAS: world is foolishness before
KJV: world is foolishness with God.
INT: world of this foolishness with

5 Occurrences

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