2751. keiró
Strong's Concordance
keiró: to shear
Original Word: κείρω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: keiró
Phonetic Spelling: (ki'-ro)
Definition: to shear
Usage: I shear, cut the hair of; mid: I cut my own hair, have my hair cut.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. verb
to shear
NASB Translation
cut (1), hair cut off (2), shearer (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2751: κείρω

κείρω; (1 aorist ἐκειρα (Acts 8:32 T WH marginal reading)); 1 aorist middle ἐκειραμην; from Homer down; to shear: a sheep, Acts 8:32 ((cf. above) from Isaiah 53:7). Middle to get or let be shorn (Winers Grammar, § 38, 2 b.; Buttmann, § 135, 4): τήν κεφαλήν, Acts 18:18; absolutely, of shearing or cutting short the hair of the head, 1 Corinthians 11:6 (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 43, 1).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

A primary verb; to shear -- shear(-er).

Forms and Transliterations
εκείρατο εκείρετο κείραι κειραμενος κειράμενος κείραντος κειρασθαι κείρασθαι κειρασθω κειράσθω κείρει κείρειν κείρεσθαι κείρης κειρόμενος κείροντας κείροντες κειροντος κείροντος κείρουσι κείρουσί κεκαρμένους κεκαρμένων κεκρυμμένως κερείς keiramenos keirámenos keirantos keírantos keirasthai keírasthai keirastho keirasthō keirástho keirásthō
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 8:32 V-PPA-GMS
GRK: ἐναντίον τοῦ κείραντος αὐτὸν ἄφωνος
KJV: before his shearer, so opened he
INT: before him who shears him [is] mute

Acts 18:18 V-APM-NMS
GRK: καὶ Ἀκύλας κειράμενος ἐν Κενχρεαῖς
NAS: he had his hair cut, for he was keeping
KJV: and Aquila; having shorn [his] head in
INT: and Aquila having shaved in Cenchrea

1 Corinthians 11:6 V-AMM-3S
GRK: γυνή καὶ κειράσθω εἰ δὲ
NAS: her head, let her also have her hair cut off;
KJV: let her also be shorn: but if
INT: a woman also let her be shaved if [it be] moreover

1 Corinthians 11:6 V-ANM
GRK: γυναικὶ τὸ κείρασθαι ἢ ξυρᾶσθαι
NAS: have her hair cut off; but if
KJV: for a woman to be shorn or
INT: to a woman to be shaved or to be shaven

Strong's Greek 2751
4 Occurrences

κειράμενος — 1 Occ.
κείραντος — 1 Occ.
κείρασθαι — 1 Occ.
κειράσθω — 1 Occ.

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