elaphros: light, easy to bearOriginal Word: ἐλαφρός, ά, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Phonetic Spelling: (el-af-ros')
Short Definition: light, not burdensome
Definition: light, not burdensome.
1645 elaphrós (from mikros, "least, little," J. Thayer) – properly, of little weight (light); (figuratively) easily managed (carried) because easy to bear (move with).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. word
light, easy to bear
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 1645: ἐλαφρός
ἐλαφρός, ἐλαφρα, ἐλαφρόν, light in weight, quick, agile; a light φορτίον is used figuratively concerning the commandments of Jesus, easy to be kept, Matthew 11:30; neuter τό ἐλαφρόν, substantively, the lightness: τῆς θλίψεως (A. V. our light affliction), 2 Corinthians 4:17. (From Homer down.)
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancelight.
see GREEK elauno
see GREEK elasson
Forms and Transliterationsελαφραί ελαφρον ελαφρόν ἐλαφρόν ἐλαφρὸν ελαφρός ελαφρότερος elaphron elaphrón elaphròn
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 1645
ἐλαφρόν — 2 Occ.
Matthew 11:30 Adj-NNS
GRK: φορτίον μου ἐλαφρόν ἐστιν
NAS: is easy and My burden is light.
KJV: burden is light.
INT: burden of me light is