pinax: a board, dishOriginal Word: πίναξ, ακος, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (pin'-ax)
Short Definition: a plate, platter
Definition: a plate, platter, disc, dish.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. word
a board, dish
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 4094: πίναξ
πίναξ, πίνακος, ὁ (common thought to be from ΠΙΝΟΣ a pine, and so properly, 'a pine-board'; according to the conjecture of Buttmann, Ausf. Spr. i. 74 n., from πναξ for πλάξ (i. e. anything broad and flat (cf. English plank)) with ἰ inserted, as in πινυτός for πνυτος (according to Fick i. 146 from Sanskritpinaka, a stick, staff)), from Homer down;
1. a board, a tablet.
2. a dish, plate, platter: Matthew 14:8, 11; Mark 6:25,(27 Lachmann brackets),28; Luke 11:39; Homer, Odyssey 1, 141; 16, 49; others. Apparently a form of plax; a plate -- charger, platter. see GREEK plax
Apparently a form of plax; a plate -- charger, platter.
see GREEK plax
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 4094
πίνακι — 4 Occ.
πίνακος — 1 Occ.
Matthew 14:8 N-DFS
GRK: ὧδε ἐπὶ πίνακι τὴν κεφαλὴν
NAS: me here on a platter the head
KJV: head in a charger.
INT: here upon a dish the head