Folly - Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words

Folly

[ 1,,G454, anoia ]
lit. signifies without understanding" (a, negative, nous, "mind"); hence, "folly," or, rather, "senselessness," 2 Timothy 3:9; in Luke 6:11 it denotes violent or mad rage, "madness." See MADNESS. Cp. anoetos, "foolish."

Note: For aphrosune, rendered "folly" in 2 Corinthians 11:1, AV, See FOOLISHNESS (RV).

Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words