theória: a viewing, hence a spectacleOriginal Word: θεωρία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (theh-o-ree'-ah)
Short Definition: a sight, spectacle
Definition: a sight, spectacle.
Cognate: 2335 theōría (the root of the English terms "theatre," "theatrical") – a spectacle, something watched ("beheld, concentrated on"), used only in Lk 23:48. See 2334 (theōreō).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from the same as theóreó
a viewing, hence a spectacle
saw (1), spectacle (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2335: θεωρία
θεωρία, θεωριας, ἡ (θεωρός, on which see θεωρέω at the beginning); from (Aeschylus), Herodotus down;
1. a viewing, beholding.
2. that which is viewed; a spectacle, sight: Luke 23:48 (3Macc. 5:24). From the same as theoreo; spectatorship, i.e. (concretely) a spectacle -- sight. see GREEK theoreo
From the same as theoreo; spectatorship, i.e. (concretely) a spectacle -- sight.
see GREEK theoreo