apsinthos: wormwoodOriginal Word: ἄψινθος, οῦ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine; Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (ap'-sin-thos)
Short Definition: wormwood
894 ápsinthos – a bitter plant known as "wormwood"; (figuratively) what is intensely bitter (grievous), bringing on very sad results (used only in Rev 8:11).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
of uncertain origin
Wormwood (1), wormwood (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 894: ἄψινθος
ἄψινθος, ἀψινθου, ἡ, wormwood, Absinthe: Revelation 8:11; ἄψινθος ibid. is given as a proper name to the star which fell into the waters and made them bitter.
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancewormwood.
Of uncertain derivation; wormwood (as a type of bitterness, i.e. (figuratively) calamity) -- wormwood.
Forms and Transliterationsαψινθον άψινθον ἄψινθον Αψινθος άψινθος Ἄψινθος apsinthon ápsinthon Apsinthos Ápsinthos
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 894
ἄψινθον — 1 Occ.
Ἄψινθος — 1 Occ.
Revelation 8:11 N-NFS
GRK: λέγεται Ὁ Ἄψινθος καὶ ἐγένετο
NAS: is called Wormwood; and a third
KJV: is called Wormwood: and
INT: is called Wormwood and becomes