G1942 ἐπικάλυμα - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

Dodson:
ἐπικάλυμμα
a covering, cloak, pretext
a covering, cloak, veil, pretext.
Strong's:
ἐπικάλυμα
a covering, i.e. (figuratively) pretext
Derivation: from G1943;

KJV Usage: cloke.

G1943
Thayer:
ἐπι-κάλυμμα, -τος, τό (ὲπικαλύπτω), a covering, veil; prop. in Sept. Ex. xxvi. 14; xxxvi. 19 Compl. [cf. xxxix. 21 Tdf.]; metaph. i. q. a pretext, cloak: τῆς κακίας, 1 Pet. ii. 16 (πλοῦτος δὲ πολλῶν ἐπικάλυμμ᾿ ἐστὶ κακῶν, Menand. ap. Stob. flor. 91, 19 [iii. 191 ed. Gaisf.]; "quaerentes libidinibus suis patrocinium et velamentum," Seneca, vita beata 12).*
1) a covering, veil
2) metaph. a pretext, cloak


ἐπικάλυμα
epikaluma
ep-ee-kal'-oo-mah
From G1943; a covering, that is, (figuratively) pretext

KJV Usage: cloke.


View how G1942 ἐπικάλυμα is used in the Bible

One occurence of G1942 ἐπικάλυμα

1 Peter 2:16

Corresponding Hebrew Words

see st. epi kalumma H4374 mikhseh
see st. epi kalumma H4539 masakh