259. halósis
Strong's Concordance
halósis: a taking, capture
Original Word: ἅλωσις, εως, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: halósis
Phonetic Spelling: (hal'-o-sis)
Definition: a taking, capture
Usage: capture, capturing.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from haliskomai (to be taken, conquered)
a taking, capture
NASB Translation
captured (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 259: ἅλωσις

ἅλωσις, (εως, (ἁλόω, ἁλίσκομαι, to be caught), a catching, capture: 2 Peter 2:12 εἰς ἅλωσιν to be taken, (some would here take the word actively: to take). (From Pindar and Herodotus down.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
capture, be taken.

From a collateral form of haireomai; capture, be taken.

see GREEK haireomai

Forms and Transliterations
αλώσεως αλωσιν άλωσιν ἅλωσιν alosin alōsin halosin halōsin hálosin hálōsin
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Englishman's Concordance
2 Peter 2:12 N-AFS
GRK: φυσικὰ εἰς ἅλωσιν καὶ φθοράν
NAS: as creatures of instinct to be captured and killed,
KJV: made to be taken and destroyed,
INT: natural for capture and destruction

Strong's Greek 259
1 Occurrence

ἅλωσιν — 1 Occ.

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