4522. sagéné
Strong's Concordance
sagéné: a dragnet
Original Word: σαγήνη, ης, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: sagéné
Phonetic Spelling: (sag-ay'-nay)
Definition: a dragnet
Usage: a fishing-net.
HELPS Word-studies

4522 sagḗnē – a weighted-net, drawn in as a drag-net. 4522 /sagḗnē ("drag-net") is a much larger net than the usual "casting net" (293 /amphíblēstron).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
a dragnet
NASB Translation
dragnet (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4522: σαγήνη

σαγήνη, σαγηνης, (σάσσω to load, fill), a large fishing-net, a drag-net (Vulg.sagena (cf. English seine)), used in catching fish that swim in shoals (cf. B. D., under the word ; Trench, Synonyms, § lxiv.): Matthew 13:47. (The Sept.; Plutarch, solert. anim., p. 977 f.; Lucian, pisc. 51; Tim. 22; Artemidorus Daldianus, oneir. 2, 14; Aelian h. a. 11, 12; (βάλλειν σαγηνης Babrius fab. 4, 1; 9, 6).)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From a derivative of satto (to equip) meaning furniture, especially a pack-saddle (which in the East is merely a bag of netted rope); a "seine" for fishing -- net.

Forms and Transliterations
σαγήναι σαγήναις σαγήνας σαγηνη σαγήνη σαγήνῃ σαγηνών σάγματα σαδδαϊ sagene sagēnē sagḗnei sagḗnēi
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 13:47 N-DFS
GRK: τῶν οὐρανῶν σαγήνῃ βληθείσῃ εἰς
NAS: is like a dragnet cast
KJV: is like unto a net, that was cast into
INT: of the heavens to a drag net having cast into

Strong's Greek 4522
1 Occurrence

σαγήνῃ — 1 Occ.

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