dusmé: a setting (as of the sun), by impl. (the) western (region)Original Word: δυσμή, ῆς, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (doos-may')
Short Definition: a setting of the sun, the West
Definition: a setting (of the sun), hence: the West.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a setting (as of the sun), by impl. (the) western (region)
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 1424: δυσμή
δυσμή, δυσμης, ἡ (from Aeschylus and Herodotus down), much more often in plural (Winer's Grammar, § 27, 3) δυσμαι, αἱ (δύω or δύνω, which see), namely, ἡλίου, the setting of the sun: Luke 12:54 (according to the reading of T WH Tr marginal reading ἐπί δυσμή may possibly be understood of time (cf. Winers Grammar, 375f (352)); see ἐπί, A. II.; others take the preposition locally, over, in, and give δυσμή the meaning which follows; see ἐπί, A. I. 1 b.); the region of sunset, the west, (anarthrous, Winer's Grammar, 121 (115)): Revelation 21:13; ἀπό ἀνατολῶν καί δυσμῶν, from all regions or nations, Matthew 8:11; Matthew 24:27; Luke 13:29; in Hebrew הַשֶּׁמֶשׁ מְבוא, Joshua 1:4. Often in secular writings from Herodotus on, both with and without ἡλίου.
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancewest.
From duno; the sun-set, i.e. (by implication) the western region -- west.
see GREEK duno
Forms and Transliterationsδυσεως δύσεως δυσμαίς δυσμάς δυσμων δυσμών δυσμῶν duseos duseōs dusmon dusmōn dyseos dyseōs dýseos dýseōs dysmon dysmôn dysmōn dysmō̂n
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 1424
δύσεως — 1 Occ.
δυσμῶν — 5 Occ.
Matthew 8:11 N-GFP
GRK: ἀνατολῶν καὶ δυσμῶν ἥξουσιν καὶ
NAS: from east and west, and recline
KJV: the east and west, and shall sit down
INT: east and west will come and