2571. kalumma
Strong's Concordance
kalumma: a covering
Original Word: κάλυμμα, ατος, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: kalumma
Phonetic Spelling: (kal'-oo-mah)
Definition: a covering
Usage: a covering, especially a covering of head and face, a veil.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kaluptó
a covering
NASB Translation
veil (4).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2571: κάλυμμα

κάλυμμα, καλυμματος, τό (καλύπτω), a veil, a covering: 2 Corinthians 3:13 (Exodus 35:33); (κάλυμμα, or its equivalent, is suggested to the reader by the context in 1 Corinthians 11:4 κατά κεφαλῆς ἔχων; see ἔχω, I. 1 b.); metaphorically, 2 Corinthians 3:14-16, of that which prevents a thing from being understood. (Homer, Tragg., Aristophanes, others; the Sept..)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
a covering, veil

From kalupto; a cover, i.e. Veil -- vail.

see GREEK kalupto

Forms and Transliterations
καλυμμα κάλυμμα καλύμματα καλύμματι καλυπτήρα kalumma kalymma kálymma
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Englishman's Concordance
2 Corinthians 3:13 N-ANS
GRK: Μωυσῆς ἐτίθει κάλυμμα ἐπὶ τὸ
NAS: [who] used to put a veil over
KJV: Moses, [which] put a vail over his
INT: Moses he would put a veil on the

2 Corinthians 3:14 N-NNS
GRK: τὸ αὐτὸ κάλυμμα ἐπὶ τῇ
NAS: the same veil remains
KJV: remaineth the same vail untaken away
INT: the same veil at the

2 Corinthians 3:15 N-NNS
GRK: ἀναγινώσκηται Μωυσῆς κάλυμμα ἐπὶ τὴν
NAS: Moses is read, a veil lies over
KJV: Moses is read, the vail is upon their
INT: is being read Moses a veil upon the

2 Corinthians 3:16 N-NNS
GRK: περιαιρεῖται τὸ κάλυμμα
NAS: to the Lord, the veil is taken away.
KJV: the Lord, the vail shall be taken away.
INT: is taken away the veil

Strong's Greek 2571
4 Occurrences

κάλυμμα — 4 Occ.

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