pólos: a foalOriginal Word: πῶλος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (po'-los)
Short Definition: a colt, young ass
Definition: a colt, young ass, foal.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. word
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 4454: πῶλος
πῶλος, πωλου, ὁ (in classical Greek ἡ also) (Latinpullus, O. H. G. folo, English foal; perhaps allied with παῖς; cf. Curtius, § 387);
1. a colt, the young of the horse: so very often from Homer down.
2. universally, a young creature: Aelian v. h. 4, 9; specifically, of the young of various animals; in the N. T. of a young ass, an ass's colt: Matthew 21:2, 5, 7; Mark 11:2,(3 L marginal reading),4,5,7; Luke 19:30, 33, 35; John 12:15 (also in Geoponica); the Sept. several times for עַיִר; for יַעֲלָה a female ibex, Proverbs 5:19. Apparently a primary word; a "foal" or "filly", i.e. (specially), a young ass -- colt.
Apparently a primary word; a "foal" or "filly", i.e. (specially), a young ass -- colt.
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 4454
πῶλον — 12 Occ.
Matthew 21:2 N-AMS
GRK: δεδεμένην καὶ πῶλον μετ' αὐτῆς
NAS: tied [there] and a colt with her; untie
KJV: tied, and a colt with her:
INT: tied and a colt with her