215. alalétos
Strong's Concordance
alalétos: inexpressible
Original Word: ἀλάλητος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: alalétos
Phonetic Spelling: (al-al'-ay-tos)
Definition: inexpressible
Usage: unutterable, that baffles words, unexpressed.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from alpha (as a neg. prefix) and laleó
NASB Translation
too deep (1), too deep for words (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 215: ἀλάλητος

ἀλάλητος, (λαλητός from λαλέω; (cf. Winers Grammar, 23)), not to be uttered, not to be expressed in words: στεναγμοί mute sighs, the expression of which is suppressed by grief, Romans 8:26 (others, 'which (from their nature) cannot be uttered'; cf. Meyer at the passage; Winers Grammar, 97 (92)). (Anth. Pal. 5, 4 συνίστορα ἀλαλήτων, i. e. of love-secrets.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
unutterable, inexpressible.

From a (as a negative particle) and a derivative of laleo; unspeakable -- unutterable, which cannot be uttered.

see GREEK a

see GREEK laleo

Forms and Transliterations
αλαλητοις αλαλήτοις ἀλαλήτοις alaletois alalētois alalḗtois
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Englishman's Concordance
Romans 8:26 Adj-DMP
GRK: ὑπερεντυγχάνει στεναγμοῖς ἀλαλήτοις
NAS: for [us] with groanings too deep for words;
KJV: with groanings which cannot be uttered.
INT: makes intercession with groanings inexpressable

Strong's Greek 215
1 Occurrence

ἀλαλήτοις — 1 Occ.

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