4079. pédalion
Strong's Concordance
pédalion: a rudder
Original Word: πηδάλιον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: pédalion
Phonetic Spelling: (pay-dal'-ee-on)
Definition: a rudder
Usage: the rudder of a ship.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from pédon (the blade of an oar)
a rudder
NASB Translation
rudder (1), rudders (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4079: πηδάλιον

πηδάλιον, πηδαλίου, τό (from πηδον the blade of an oar, an oar), from Homer down, a ship's rudder :. Acts 27:40 (on the plural see Smith, Voy. and Shipwreck of St. Paul, 4th edition, p. 183ff; B. D., under the word, Ship (2); cf. Graser, Das Seewesen des Alterthums, in the Philologus for 1865, p. 266f); James 3:4.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Neuter of a (presumed) derivative of pedon (the blade of an oar; from the same as pede); a "pedal", i.e. Helm -- rudder.

see GREEK pede

Forms and Transliterations
πηδαλιου πηδαλίου πηδαλιων πηδαλίων πηδάν πηδών pedalion pedalíon pēdaliōn pēdalíōn pedaliou pedalíou pēdaliou pēdalíou
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 27:40 N-GNP
GRK: ζευκτηρίας τῶν πηδαλίων καὶ ἐπάραντες
NAS: the ropes of the rudders; and hoisting
KJV: and loosed the rudder bands, and
INT: ropes of the rudders and having hoisted

James 3:4 N-GNS
GRK: ὑπὸ ἐλαχίστου πηδαλίου ὅπου ἡ
NAS: by a very small rudder wherever
KJV: a very small helm, whithersoever
INT: by a very small rudder whenever the

Strong's Greek 4079
2 Occurrences

πηδαλίων — 1 Occ.
πηδαλίου — 1 Occ.

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