909. baptismos
Strong's Concordance
baptismos: (the act of) a dipping or washing
Original Word: βαπτισμός, οῦ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: baptismos
Phonetic Spelling: (bap-tis-mos')
Short Definition: dipping, washing
Definition: dipping, washing (of a ceremonial character).
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Cognate: 909 baptismós – properly, submergings (always in the plural in the NT); (figuratively) ceremonial washings (Mk 7:4; Heb 9:10) or the profound realities of spiritual and water baptism (Heb 6:2). See 907 (baptizō).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from baptizó
Definition
(the act of) a dipping or washing
NASB Translation
washing (1), washings (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 909: βαπτισμός

βαπτισμός, βαπτισμου, (βαπτίζω), a washing, purification effected by means of water: Mark 7:4, 8 (R G L Tr in brackets) (ξεστῶν καί ποτηρίων); of the washings prescribed by the Mosaic law, Hebrews 9:10. βαπτισμῶν διδαχῆς equivalent to διδαχῆς περί βαπτισμῶν, Hebrews 6:2 (where L text, WH text, βαπτισμῶν διδαχῆς), which seems to mean an exposition of the difference between the washings prescribed by the Mosaic law and Christian baptism. (Among secular writings Josephus alone, Antiquities 18, 5, 2, uses the word, and of John's baptism; (respecting its interchange with βάπτισμα cf. examples in Sophocles Lexicon, under the word 2 and Lightfoot on Colossians 2:12, where L marginal reading Tr read βαπτισμός; cf. Trench, § xcix.).)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
baptism, washing.

From baptizo; ablution (ceremonial or Christian) -- baptism, washing.

see GREEK baptizo

Forms and Transliterations
βαπτισμοις βαπτισμοίς βαπτισμοῖς βαπτισμους βαπτισμούς βαπτισμοὺς βαπτισμων βαπτισμών βαπτισμῶν baptismois baptismoîs baptismon baptismôn baptismōn baptismō̂n baptismous baptismoùs
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5 Occurrences


βαπτισμῷ — 1 Occ.
βαπτισμῶν — 1 Occ.
βαπτισμοῖς — 1 Occ.
βαπτισμοὺς — 2 Occ.

Mark 7:4 N-AMP
GRK: παρέλαβον κρατεῖν βαπτισμοὺς ποτηρίων καὶ
NAS: in order to observe, such as the washing of cups
KJV: to hold, [as] the washing of cups,
INT: they received to hold washings of cups and

Mark 7:8 Noun-AMP
GRK: τῶν ἀνθρώπων βαπτισμοὺς ξεστῶν καὶ
KJV: of men, [as] the washing of pots
INT: of men the washings of vessels and

Colossians 2:12 N-DNS
GRK: ἐν τῷ βαπτισμῷ ἐν ᾧ
INT: in baptism in which

Hebrews 6:2 N-GMP
GRK: βαπτισμῶν διδαχῆς ἐπιθέσεώς
NAS: of instruction about washings and laying
KJV: Of the doctrine of baptisms, and
INT: about washings of instruction of laying on

Hebrews 9:10 N-DMP
GRK: καὶ διαφόροις βαπτισμοῖς δικαιώματα σαρκὸς
NAS: and various washings, regulations
KJV: and divers washings, and carnal
INT: and various washings ordinances of flesh

5 Occurrences

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