Strong's Greek: 710. ἀριστερός (aristeros) -- better, euph. for left, on the left
710. aristeros
Strong's Concordance
aristeros: better, euph. for left, on the left
Original Word: ἀριστερός, ά, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: aristeros
Phonetic Spelling: (ar-is-ter-os')
Short Definition: on the left hand
Definition: on the left hand.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
cptv. adjective akin to aristos (best)
Definition
better, euph. for left, on the left
NASB Translation
left (3), left hand (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 710: ἀριστερός

ἀριστερός, ἀριστερά, ἀριστερόν, left: Matthew 6:3; Luke 23:33; (Mark 10:37 T Tr WH, on the plural cf. Winer's Grammar, § 27, 3); ὅπλα ἀριστερά i. e. carried in the left hand, defensive weapons, 2 Corinthians 6:7. (From Homer down.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
left hand.

Apparently a comparative of the same as ariston; the left hand (as second-best) -- left (hand).

see GREEK ariston

Forms and Transliterations
αριστερα αριστερά ἀριστερά αριστεράν αριστεράς αριστερόν αριστερων αριστερών ἀριστερῶν aristera aristerá aristeron aristerôn aristerōn aristerō̂n
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Strong's Greek 710
4 Occurrences


ἀριστερά — 1 Occ.
ἀριστερῶν — 3 Occ.

Matthew 6:3 Adj-NFS
GRK: γνώτω ἡ ἀριστερά σου τί
NAS: But when you give to the poor, do not let your left hand know
KJV: not thy left hand know what
INT: let know the left [hand] of you what

Mark 10:37 Adj-GMP
GRK: εἷς ἐξ ἀριστερῶν καθίσωμεν ἐν
NAS: and one on [Your] left, in Your glory.
INT: one at your left hand we might sit in

Luke 23:33 Adj-GMP
GRK: δὲ ἐξ ἀριστερῶν
NAS: and the other on the left.
KJV: the other on the left.
INT: moreover on [the] left

2 Corinthians 6:7 Adj-GMP
GRK: δεξιῶν καὶ ἀριστερῶν
NAS: for the right hand and the left,
KJV: on the right hand and on the left,
INT: right hand and left

4 Occurrences

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