840. austéros
Strong's Concordance
austéros: harsh, severe
Original Word: αὐστηρός, ά, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: austéros
Phonetic Spelling: (ow-stay-ros')
Definition: harsh, severe
Usage: grim, severe, strict, exacting, harsh, rigid.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from hauó (to dry)
harsh, severe
NASB Translation
exacting (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 840: αὐστηρός

αὐστηρός, ἀυστηρα, ἀυστηρον (from αὔω to dry up), harsh (Latinausterus), stringent of taste, ἀυστηρον καί γλυκύ (καί πικρόν), Plato, legg. 10, 897 a.; οἶνος, Diogenes Laërtius 7, 117. of mind and manners, harsh, rough, rigid (cf. Trench, § xiv.): Luke 19:21, 22; (Polybius 4, 20, 7; Diogenes Laërtius 7, 26, etc. 2 Macc. 14:30).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
austere, strict

From a (presumed) derivative of the same as aer (meaning blown); rough (properly as a gale), i.e. (figuratively) severe -- austere.

see GREEK aer

Forms and Transliterations
αυστηρος αυστηρός αὐστηρός αὐστηρὸς austeros austerós austeròs austēros austērós austēròs
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 19:21 Adj-NMS
GRK: ὅτι ἄνθρωπος αὐστηρὸς εἶ αἴρεις
NAS: of you, because you are an exacting man;
KJV: thou art an austere man:
INT: because a man harsh you are you takest up

Luke 19:22 Adj-NMS
GRK: ἐγὼ ἄνθρωπος αὐστηρός εἰμι αἴρων
NAS: that I am an exacting man,
KJV: I was an austere man, taking up
INT: I a man harsh am taking up

Strong's Greek 840
2 Occurrences

αὐστηρὸς — 2 Occ.

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