65. agrielaios
Strong's Concordance
agrielaios: of the wild olive
Original Word: ἀγριέλαιος, ου, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: agrielaios
Phonetic Spelling: (ag-ree-el'-ah-yos)
Definition: of the wild olive
Usage: a wild olive tree, oleaster.
HELPS Word-studies

65 agriélaios (from 66 /ágrios, "wild, uncultivated" and 1636 /elaía, "olive tree") – properly, a wild (uncultivated) olive tree.

[The Jews are the natural, cultivated branches in Scripture; believing NT Gentiles are represented as the wild, uncultivated branches.]

65 /agriélaios ("wild olive") occurs twice in the NT (Ro 11:17,24) – both times of "the nations" (believing Gentiles) as now part of the one people of God. See also 1484 /éthnos ("Gentile") and 2565 /kalliélaios ("a cultivated olive tree").

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from agrios and elaia
of the wild olive
NASB Translation
what (1), wild olive (1), wild olive tree (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 65: ἀγριέλαιος

ἀγριέλαιος, (ἄγριος and ἔλαιος or ἐλαία, like ἀγριάμπελος);

1. of or belonging to the oleaster, or wild olive (σκυτάλην ἀγριέλαιον, Anthol. 9, 237, 4; (cf. Lob. Paralip., p. 376)); spoken of a scion, Romans 11:17.

2. As a substantive ἀγριέλαιος the oleaster, the wild olive; (opposed to καλλιέλαιος (cf. Aristotle, plant. 1, 6)), also called by the Greeks κότινος, Romans 11:24; cf. Fritzsche on Romans, vol. ii. 495ff (See B. D. under the word , and Tristram, Nat. Hist. of the Bible, under the word Olive. The latter says, p. 377, 'the wild olive must not he confounded with the Oleaster or Oil-tree'.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
wild olive tree.

From agrios and elaia; an oleaster -- olive tree (which is) wild.

see GREEK agrios

see GREEK elaia

Forms and Transliterations
αγριελαιος αγριέλαιος ἀγριέλαιος αγριελαιου αγριελαίου ἀγριελαίου αγριοβάλανον αγριομυρίκη agrielaios agriélaios agrielaiou agrielaíou
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Englishman's Concordance
Romans 11:17 N-NFS
GRK: σὺ δὲ ἀγριέλαιος ὢν ἐνεκεντρίσθης
NAS: and you, being a wild olive, were grafted
KJV: being a wild olive tree, wert graffed in
INT: you moreover a wild olive tree being were grafted in

Romans 11:24 N-GFS
GRK: φύσιν ἐξεκόπης ἀγριελαίου καὶ παρὰ
NAS: you were cut off from what is by nature
KJV: out of the olive tree which is wild by
INT: nature were cut off wild olive tree and contrary to

Strong's Greek 65
2 Occurrences

ἀγριέλαιος — 1 Occ.
ἀγριελαίου — 1 Occ.

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