97. adolos
Strong's Concordance
adolos: guileless, genuine
Original Word: ἄδολος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: adolos
Phonetic Spelling: (ad'-ol-os)
Short Definition: pure
Definition: unadulterated, pure, guileless.
HELPS Word-studies

97 ádolos (an adjective, derived from 1 /A "without" and 1388 /dólos, "bait, deceit") – properly, not-caught (in a trap), referring to being free from fraud (trickery, deceit); without craftiness (hidden, "mixed motives").

[97 (ádolos) in the papyri means "unfalsified" and is also used of unmixed liquids, free from adulteration or fraudulent claim (see MM).]

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from alpha (as a neg. prefix) and dolos
Definition
guileless, genuine
NASB Translation
pure (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 97: ἄδολος

ἄδολος, (δόλος) (from Pindar down), guileless; of things, unadulterated, pure: of milk, 1 Peter 2:2. (Cf. Trench, § lvi.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
undeceitful, sincere.

From a (as a negative particle}; and dolos; undeceitful, i.e. (figuratively) unadulterated -- sincere.

see GREEK a

see GREEK dolos

Forms and Transliterations
αδολον άδολον ἄδολον αδοξήσει adolon ádolon
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Strong's Greek 97
1 Occurrence


ἄδολον — 1 Occ.

1 Peter 2:2 Adj-ANS
GRK: τὸ λογικὸν ἄδολον γάλα ἐπιποθήσατε
NAS: long for the pure milk
KJV: desire the sincere milk
INT: the divinely reasonable pure milk long you after

1 Occurrence

96b
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