G2759 κέντρον - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
κέντρον
any sharp point
Dodson:
κέντρον
a sting, goad
a sting, goad; met: of death.
Strong's:
κέντρον
a point ("centre"), i.e. a sting (figuratively, poison) or goad (figuratively, divine impulse)
Derivation: from κεντέω (to prick);

KJV Usage: prick, sting.

Thayer:
1) a sting, as that of bees, scorpions, locusts. Since animals wound by their sting and even cause death, Paul attributes death, personified as a sting, i.e. a deadly weapon
2) an iron goad, for urging on oxen, horses and other beasts of burden
2a) hence the proverb, "to kick against the goad", i.e. to offer vain and perilous or ruinous resistance


κέντρον
kentron
ken'-tron
From κεντέω kenteō (to prick); a point (“centre”), that is, a sting (figuratively poison) or goad (figuratively divine impulse)

KJV Usage: prick, sting.


View how G2759 κέντρον is used in the Bible

5 occurrences of G2759 κέντρον

Acts 9:5
Acts 26:14
1 Corinthians 15:55
1 Corinthians 15:56
Revelation 9:10

Corresponding Hebrew Words

kentron H4964 meteg
kentron H6987 qotev