3591. ogkos
Strong's Concordance
ogkos: bulk, an encumbrance
Original Word: ὄγκος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: ogkos
Phonetic Spelling: (ong'-kos)
Short Definition: a weight, burden
Definition: (properly: bulk, mass, hence) a weight, burden, encumbrance.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
Definition
bulk, an encumbrance
NASB Translation
encumbrance (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3591: ὄγκος

ὄγκος, ὀγδου, (apparently from ἘΓΚΩ, ἐνεγκεῖν, equivalent to φόρτος, see Buttmann, Lexil. i. 288ff (Fishlake's translation, p. 151f), whatever is prominent, protuberance, bulk, mass, hence), a burden, weight, encumbrance: Hebrews 12:1. (In many other uses in Greek writings of all ages.) [SYNONYMS: ὄγκος, βάρος, φορτίον: βάρος refers to weight, o. to bulk, and either may be oppressive (contra Tittmann); βάρος a load in so far as it is heavy, φορτίον a burden in so far as it is borne; hence, the φορτίον may be either 'heavy' (Matthew 23:4; Sir. 21:16), or 'light' (Matthew 11:30).]

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
weight.

Probably from the same as agkale; a mass (as bending or bulging by its load), i.e. Burden (hindrance) -- weight.

see GREEK agkale

Forms and Transliterations
ογκον όγκον ὄγκον onkon ónkon
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ὄγκον — 1 Occ.

Hebrews 12:1 N-AMS
GRK: νέφος μαρτύρων ὄγκον ἀποθέμενοι πάντα
NAS: every encumbrance and the sin
KJV: lay aside every weight, and the sin
INT: a cloud of witnesses weight having laid aside every

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