809. aschémón
Strong's Concordance
aschémón: shapeless, i.e. fig. unseemly
Original Word: ἀσχήμων, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: aschémón
Phonetic Spelling: (as-kay'-mone)
Short Definition: unseemly, indecent
Definition: unseemly, indecent.
HELPS Word-studies

809 asxḗmōn (an adverb, derived from 1 /A "without" and 4976 /sxḗma, "external shape") – properly, lacking proper appeal (form), i.e. uncomely (unattractive); lacking respect because improper (not fitting, unpresentable, L-N, 79.16).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from alpha (as a neg. prefix) and schéma
shapeless, i.e. fig. unseemly
NASB Translation
presentable (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 809: ἀσχήμων

ἀσχήμων, ἀσχημονος, neuter ἄσχημον (σχῆμα);

a. deformed.

b. indecent, unseemly: 1 Corinthians 12:23, opposed to εὐσχήμων. ((Herodotus), Xenophon, Plato, and subsequent writings.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From a (as a negative particle) and a presumed derivative of echo (in the sense of its congener schema); properly, shapeless, i.e. (figuratively) inelegant -- uncomely.

see GREEK a

see GREEK echo

see GREEK schema

Forms and Transliterations
άσχημον ασχημονα ασχήμονα ἀσχήμονα aschemona aschēmona aschḗmona
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Englishman's Concordance
Strong's Greek 809
1 Occurrence

ἀσχήμονα — 1 Occ.

1 Corinthians 12:23 Adj-NNP
GRK: καὶ τὰ ἀσχήμονα ἡμῶν εὐσχημοσύνην
NAS: and our less presentable members become
KJV: our uncomely [parts] have
INT: and the unpresentable [parts] of us decorum

1 Occurrence

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