2338. thélus
Strong's Concordance
thélus: female
Original Word: θῆλυς, εια, υ
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: thélus
Phonetic Spelling: (thay'-loos)
Definition: female
Usage: female.
HELPS Word-studies

2338 thḗlys (from thēlē, "the female breast") – properly, a woman with nursing breasts ("one who gives suck"); (figuratively) a mature female who exhibit "sanctified femaleness," glorifying God by reflecting the "other wonderful half" of the divine image (cf. Gen 1:26,27).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from prim. root thé- (to suckle)
NASB Translation
female (3), woman (1), women (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2338: θῆλυς

θῆλυς, θηλείᾳ, θῆλυ (cf. θηλάζω, at the beginning), of the female sex; θηλείᾳ, a substantive, a woman, a female: Romans 1:26f; also τό θῆλυ, Matthew 19:4; Mark 10:6; Galatians 3:28. (Genesis 1:27; Genesis 7:2; Exodus 1:16, euc.; in Greek writings from Homer down.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
female, woman.

From the same as thelazo; female -- female, woman.

see GREEK thelazo

Forms and Transliterations
θηλεία θήλεια θηλειαι θήλειαι θηλείαις θήλειαν θηλειας θηλείας θηλυ θήλυ θῆλυ θημωνία θημωνίας θήρες θιμωνία theleiai thēleiai thḗleiai theleias theleías thēleias thēleías thelu thēlu thely thêly thēly thē̂ly
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 19:4 Adj-ANS
GRK: ἄρσεν καὶ θῆλυ ἐποίησεν αὐτοὺς
KJV: male and female,
INT: male and female made them

Mark 10:6 Adj-ANS
GRK: ἄρσεν καὶ θῆλυ ἐποίησεν αὐτούς
KJV: male and female.
INT: male and female he made them

Romans 1:26 Adj-NFP
GRK: τε γὰρ θήλειαι αὐτῶν μετήλλαξαν
NAS: passions; for their women exchanged
KJV: their women did change
INT: both indeed females of them changed

Romans 1:27 Adj-GFS
GRK: χρῆσιν τῆς θηλείας ἐξεκαύθησαν ἐν
NAS: function of the woman and burned
KJV: use of the woman, burned
INT: use of the female were inflamed in

Galatians 3:28 Adj-NNS
GRK: ἄρσεν καὶ θῆλυ πάντες γὰρ
NAS: male nor female; for you are all one
KJV: male nor female: for ye
INT: male and female all indeed

Strong's Greek 2338
5 Occurrences

θήλειαι — 1 Occ.
θηλείας — 1 Occ.
θῆλυ — 3 Occ.

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