G3942 παροιμία - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
παροιμία
a by-word, common saying, proverb, maxim, saw
Dodson:
παροιμία
an allegory, proverb
a cryptic saying, an allegory; a proverb, figurative discourse.
Strong's:
παροιμία
apparently a state alongside of supposition, i.e. (concretely) an adage; specially, an enigmatical or fictitious illustration
Derivation: from a compound of G3844 and perhaps a derivative of G3633;

KJV Usage: parable, proverb.

G3844 G3633
Thayer:
1) a saying out of the usual course or deviating from the usual manner of speaking
1a) a current or trite saying, a proverb
2) any dark saying which shadows forth some didactic truth
2a) esp. a symbolic or figurative saying
2b) speech or discourse in which a thing is illustrated by the use of similes and comparisons
2c) an allegory
2c1) extended and elaborate metaphor


παροιμία
paroimia
par-oy-mee'-ah
From a compound of G3844 and perhaps a derivative of G3633; apparently a state alongside of supposition, that is, (concretely) an adage; specifically an enigmatical or fictitious illustration

KJV Usage: parable, proverb.


View how G3942 παροιμία is used in the Bible

4 occurrences of G3942 παροιμία

John 10:6
John 16:25
John 16:29
2 Peter 2:22

Corresponding Hebrew Words

paroimia H4911 mashal