43. agkalé
Strong's Concordance
agkalé: the bent arm
Original Word: ἀγκάλη, ης, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: agkalé
Phonetic Spelling: (ang-kal'-ay)
Definition: the bent arm
Usage: an arm, especially as bent to receive a burden.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from agkos (a bend)
the bent arm
NASB Translation
arms (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 43: ἀγκάλη

ἀγκάλη, (ης, (ἀγκη, ἀγκάς (from the root ak to bend, curve, cf. Latinuncus,angulus, English angle, etc.; cf. Curtius, § 1; Vanicek, p. 2f)), the curve or inner angle of the arm: δέξασθαι εἰς τάς ἀγκάλας, Luke 2:28. The Greeks also said ἀγκάς λαβεῖν ἐν ἀγκάλαις περιφέρειν, etc., see ἐναγκαλίζομαι. ((From Aeschylus and Herodotus down.))

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From agkos (a bend, "ache"); an arm (as curved) -- arm.

Forms and Transliterations
αγκάλαις αγκαλας αγκάλας ἀγκάλας αγκαλίδα αγκαλών ankalas ankálas
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 2:28 N-AFP
GRK: εἰς τὰς ἀγκάλας καὶ εὐλόγησεν
NAS: he took Him into his arms, and blessed
KJV: in his arms, and blessed
INT: into the arms and blessed

Strong's Greek 43
1 Occurrence

ἀγκάλας — 1 Occ.

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