mulos: a mill, a millstoneOriginal Word: μύλος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (moo'-los)
Short Definition: a millstone
Definition: a millstone, mill.
3458 mýlos – a hand-mill used for grinding grain with a stationary, lower stone, ground against an upper stone that was turned.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from the same as mulikos
a mill, a millstone
mill (2), millstone (2).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 3458: μύλος
μύλος, μύλου, ὁ ((Latinmola; English mill, meal)); 1. a mill-stone ((Anthol. etc.)): Revelation 18:21 (L WH μύλινος, which see); μύλος ὀνικός, Matthew 18:6; Mark 9:42 L T Tr WH; Luke 17:2 Rec.; a large mill consisted of two stones, an upper and an under one; the nether stone was stationary, but the upper one was turned by an ass, whence the name μύλος ὀνικός.
2. equivalent to μύλη, a mill ((Diodorus, Strabo, Plutarch)): Matthew 24:41 L T Tr WH; φωνή μύλου, the noise made by a mill, Revelation 18:22. Probably ultimately from the base of molis (through the idea of hardship); a "mill", i.e. (by implication), a grinder (millstone) -- millstone. see GREEK molis
Probably ultimately from the base of molis (through the idea of hardship); a "mill", i.e. (by implication), a grinder (millstone) -- millstone.
see GREEK molis
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 3458
μύλινον — 1 Occ.
μύλῳ — 1 Occ.
μύλος — 2 Occ.
μύλου — 1 Occ.
Matthew 18:6 N-NMS
GRK: ἵνα κρεμασθῇ μύλος ὀνικὸς περὶ
NAS: for him to have a heavy millstone hung
KJV: that a millstone were hanged
INT: that should be hung a millstone heavy upon