4559. sarkikos
Strong's Concordance
sarkikos: pertaining to the flesh, carnal
Original Word: σαρκικός, ή, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: sarkikos
Phonetic Spelling: (sar-kee-kos')
Short Definition: fleshly, carnal
Definition: fleshly, carnal, earthly.
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Cognate: 4559 sarkikós– fleshly (carnal). 4559 (sarkikós) pertains "to behavior which is typical of human nature, but with special focus upon more base physical desires" (L & N, 1, 41.42). See 4561 /sarks ("flesh").

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from sarx
Definition
pertaining to the flesh, carnal
NASB Translation
flesh (1), fleshly (4), material things (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4559: σαρκικός

σαρκικός, σαρκικῇ, σαρκικον (σάρξ), fleshly, carnal (Vulg.carnalis);

1. having the nature of flesh, i. e. under the control of the animal appetites (see σάρξ, 3), Romans 7:14 Rec. (see σάρκινος, 3); governed by mere human nature (see σάρξ, 4) not by the Spirit of God, 1 Corinthians 3:1, 3, also 4 R G; having its seat in the animal nature or roused by the animal nature, αἱ σαρκικαι ἐπιθυμίαι, 1 Peter 2:11; equivalent to human: with the included idea of weakness, ὅπλα, 2 Corinthians 10:4; with the included idea of depravity, σαρκικά σοφία (i. e. πανουργία, 2 Corinthians 4:2), 2 Corinthians 1:12. ((Anthol. Pal. 1, 107; cf. ἀπέχου τῶν σαρκικῶν καί σωματικῶν ἐπιθυμιῶν, 'Teaching etc. 1, 4 [ET]). Cf. Trench, Synonyms, § lxxi.)

2. pertaining to the flesh, i. e. to the body (see σάρξ, 2): relating to birth, lineage, etc., ἐντολή, Hebrews 7:16 Rec.; τά σαρκικά, things needed for the sustenance of the body, Romans 15:27; 1 Corinthians 9:11, (Aristotle, h. anim. 10, 2, p. 635a, 11; Plutarch, de placit. philos. 5, 3, 7; once in the Sept., 2 Chronicles 32:8 Complutensian).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
carnal, fleshly.

From sarx; pertaining to flesh, i.e. (by extension) bodily, temporal, or (by implication) animal, unregenerate -- carnal, fleshly.

see GREEK sarx

Forms and Transliterations
σαρκικα σαρκικά σαρκικὰ σαρκικη σαρκική σαρκικῇ σαρκικής σαρκικοι σαρκικοί σαρκικοις σαρκικοίς σαρκικοῖς σαρκικός σαρκικων σαρκικών σαρκικῶν sarkika sarkikà sarkike sarkikē sarkikêi sarkikē̂i sarkikoi sarkikoí sarkikois sarkikoîs sarkikon sarkikôn sarkikōn sarkikō̂n
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Strong's Greek 4559
7 Occurrences


σαρκικὰ — 2 Occ.
σαρκικῇ — 1 Occ.
σαρκικῶν — 1 Occ.
σαρκικοί — 2 Occ.
σαρκικοῖς — 1 Occ.

Romans 15:27 Adj-DNP
GRK: ἐν τοῖς σαρκικοῖς λειτουργῆσαι αὐτοῖς
NAS: to them also in material things.
KJV: unto them in carnal things.
INT: in to the fleshly things to minister to them

1 Corinthians 3:3 Adj-NMP
GRK: ἔτι γὰρ σαρκικοί ἐστε ὅπου
NAS: for you are still fleshly. For since
KJV: ye are yet carnal: for whereas
INT: still indeed fleshly you are where

1 Corinthians 3:3 Adj-NMP
GRK: ἔρις οὐχὶ σαρκικοί ἐστε καὶ
NAS: among you, are you not fleshly, and are you not walking
KJV: are ye not carnal, and walk
INT: strife not fleshly are you and

1 Corinthians 9:11 Adj-ANP
GRK: ὑμῶν τὰ σαρκικὰ θερίσομεν
NAS: if we reap material things from you?
KJV: shall reap your carnal things?
INT: your material things will reap

2 Corinthians 1:12 Adj-DFS
GRK: ἐν σοφίᾳ σαρκικῇ ἀλλ' ἐν
NAS: sincerity, not in fleshly wisdom
KJV: not with fleshly wisdom, but
INT: in wisdom fleshly but in

2 Corinthians 10:4 Adj-NNP
GRK: ἡμῶν οὐ σαρκικὰ ἀλλὰ δυνατὰ
NAS: of our warfare are not of the flesh, but divinely
KJV: warfare [are] not carnal, but mighty
INT: of us [are] not fleshly but powerful

1 Peter 2:11 Adj-GFP
GRK: ἀπέχεσθαι τῶν σαρκικῶν ἐπιθυμιῶν αἵτινες
NAS: to abstain from fleshly lusts
KJV: abstain from fleshly lusts,
INT: to abstain from fleshly desires which

7 Occurrences

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