G4209 πορφύρα - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
πορφύρα
the purple-fish
Dodson:
πορφύρα
a purple garment
a purple garment, indicating power or wealth.
Strong's:
πορφύρα
the "purple" mussel, i.e. (by implication) the red-blue color itself, and finally a garment dyed with it
Derivation: of Latin origin;

KJV Usage: purple.

Thayer:
1) the purple fish, a species of shell fish or mussel
2) a fabric coloured with purple dye, a garment made from purple cloth


πορφύρα
porphura
por-foo'-rah
Of Latin origin; the “purple” mussel, that is, (by implication) the red blue color itself, and finally, a garment dyed with it

KJV Usage: purple.


View how G4209 πορφύρα is used in the Bible

5 occurrences of G4209 πορφύρα

Mark 15:17
Mark 15:20
Luke 16:19
Revelation 17:4
Revelation 18:12

Corresponding Hebrew Words

porphura H710 argevan
porphura H713 argaman