skulon: arms stripped from a foe, i.e. spoilsOriginal Word: σκῦλον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Phonetic Spelling: (skoo'-lon)
Short Definition: spoil taken from a foe
Definition: spoil taken from a foe.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
perhaps from skulló
arms stripped from a foe, i.e. spoils
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 4661: σκῦλον
σκῦλον (Rbez G L T WH) also σκῦλον ((so Rst elz Tr) cf. Lipsius, Gram. Untersuch., p. 44), σκυλου, τό (from the obsolete σκύω, 'to pull off', allied to ξύω, ξύλον (but cf. Curtius, § 113; Vanicek, p. 1115));
a. a (beast's) skin stripped off, a pelt.
b. the arms stripped off from an enemy, spoils: plural Luke 11:22. (Sophocles, Thucydides, and following; the Sept..) Neuter from skullo; something stripped (as a hide), i.e. Booty -- spoil. see GREEK skullo
Neuter from skullo; something stripped (as a hide), i.e. Booty -- spoil.
see GREEK skullo