xéros: dryOriginal Word: ξηρός, ά, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Phonetic Spelling: (xay-ros')
Short Definition: dry, withered, dry land
Definition: dry, withered; noun: dry land.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. word
dry (2), land (1), withered (5).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 3584: ξηρός
ξηρός, ξηρά, ξηρόν, from Herodotus down, dry: τό ξύλον, Luke 23:31 (in a proverb. saying, 'if a good man is treated so, what will be done to the wicked?' cf. Psalm 1:3; Ezekiel 20:47. Isaiah 56:3; Ezekiel 17:24); of members of the body deprived of their natural juices, shrunk, wasted, withered: as χείρ, Matthew 12:10; Mark 3:3 L T Tr WH; Luke 6:6, 8; men are spoken of as ξηροι, withered, John 5:3. of the land in distinction from water, ἡ ξηρά namely, γῆ (the Sept. for יַבָּשָׁה, Genesis 1:9; Jonah 1:9; Jonah 2:11, and often (Winer's Grammar, 18; 592 (550))): Matthew 23:15; Hebrews 11:29 where L T Tr WH add γῆς.
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancedry, withered.
From the base of xestes (through the idea of scorching); arid; by implication, shrunken, earth (as opposed to water) -- dry land, withered.
see GREEK xestes
Forms and Transliterationsξηρα ξηρά ξηραν ξηράν ξηρὰν ξηρας ξηράς ξηρᾶς ξηροί ξηρόν ξηρός ξηρού ξηρούς ξηρω ξηρώ ξηρῷ ξηρων ξηρών ξηρῶν ξίφεσιν ξίφους ξυλάρια xera xerá xēra xērá xeran xerán xeràn xēran xērán xēràn xeras xerâs xēras xērâs xero xērō xerôi xērō̂i xeron xerôn xērōn xērō̂n
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 3584
ξηρά — 1 Occ.
ξηράν — 4 Occ.
ξηρᾶς — 1 Occ.
ξηρῷ — 1 Occ.
ξηρῶν — 1 Occ.
Matthew 12:10 N-AFS
GRK: χεῖρα ἔχων ξηράν καὶ ἐπηρώτησαν
NAS: [was there] whose hand was withered. And they questioned
KJV: [his] hand withered. And
INT: hand having withered And they asked