karphos: a small dry stalkOriginal Word: κάρφος, ους, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Phonetic Spelling: (kar'-fos)
Short Definition: a dry stalk, chip of wood
Definition: a dry stalk, chip of wood, twig, splinter, chaff.
2595 kárphos – properly, a small particle (a splinter of straw or wood); "a dry stalk; a chip of wood" (Souter); something dry and light; a "chip or splinter, of the same material with the beam" (WS, 35).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from karphó (to dry up, wither)
a small dry stalk
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 2595: κάρφος
κάρφος, καρφεος (καρφους), τό (from κάρφω to contract, dry up, wither), a dry stalk or twig, a straw; chaff (A. V. mote): Matthew 7:3-5; Luke 6:41f, where it figuratively denotes a smaller fault. (Genesis 8:11; in Greek writings from Aeschylus and Herodotus down.)
Strong's Exhaustive Concordancemote, speck
From karpho (to wither); a dry twig or straw -- mote.
Forms and Transliterationsκαρφος κάρφος κασία κασσιτέρινον κασσίτερον κασσίτερος κασσιτέρου κασσιτέρω karphos kárphos
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 2595
κάρφος — 6 Occ.
Matthew 7:3 N-ANS
GRK: βλέπεις τὸ κάρφος τὸ ἐν
NAS: do you look at the speck that is in your brother's
KJV: beholdest thou the mote that is in
INT: look you on the speck that [is] in