G217 ἅλας - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
ἅλας
salt
Dodson:
ἅλας
salt.
Strong's:
ἅλας
salt; figuratively, prudence
Derivation: from G251;

KJV Usage: salt.

G251
TBESG:
ἅλας
salt
G:N-N
ἅλας (T, ἅλα), -ατος, τό, late form of cl. ἅλς, -ος, ὁ (MM, VGT, see word),
[in LXX chiefly for מְלַח ;]
salt, lit, and fig.:
Refs Mat.5:13, Mrk.9:50 Luk.14:34
; like cl. ἅλες, wit, of wisdom and grace in speech: Col.4:6.†
(AS)
Thayer:
1) salt with which food is seasoned and sacrifices are sprinkled
2) those kinds of saline matter used to fertilise arable land
3) salt is a symbol of lasting concord, because it protects food from putrefaction and preserves it unchanged. Accordingly, in the solemn ratification of compacts, the orientals were, and are to this day, accustomed to partake of salt together
4) wisdom and grace exhibited in speech


ἅλας
halas
hal'-as
From G251; salt; figuratively prudence

KJV Usage: salt.


View how G217 ἅλας is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of G217 ἅλας

Matthew 5:13 salt
Matthew 5:13 salt
Mark 9:50 Salt
Mark 9:50 the salt
Mark 9:50 salt
Luke 14:34 Salt
Luke 14:34 the salt
Colossians 4:6 with salt,

Distinct usage

3 salt
2 Salt
2 the salt
1 with salt,

Corresponding Hebrew Words

halas H4414 malach hoph.
halas H4416 melach


Related words

G217 ἅλας

G251 ἅλς

ἅλς
hals
halce
A primary word; “salt”

KJV Usage: salt.


G123 αἰγιαλός
αἰγιαλός
aigialos
ahee-ghee-al-os'
From ἀΐσσω aissō (to rush) and G251 (in the sense of the sea); a beach (on which the waves dash)

KJV Usage: shore.


G231 ἁλιεύς
ἁλιεύς
halieus
hal-ee-yoos'
From G251; a sailor (as engaged on the salt water), that is, (by implication) a fisher

KJV Usage: fisher (-man).


G233 ἁλίζω
ἁλίζω
halizō
hal-id'-zo
From G251; to salt

KJV Usage: salt.


G252 ἁλυκός
ἁλυκός
halukos
hal-oo-kos'
From G251; briny

KJV Usage: salt.


G358 ἄναλος
ἄναλος
analos
an'-al-os
From G1 (as a negative particle) and G251; saltless, that is, insipid

KJV Usage: X lose saltness.


G1724 ἐνάλιος
ἐνάλιος
enalios
en-al'-ee-os
From G1722 and G251; in the sea, that is, marine

KJV Usage: thing in the sea.


G2281 θάλασσα
θάλασσα
thalassa
thal'-as-sah
Probably prolonged from G251; the sea (generally or specifically)

KJV Usage: sea.


G3882 παράλιος
παράλιος
paralios
par-al'-ee-os
From G3844 and G251; beside the salt (sea), that is, maritime

KJV Usage: sea coast.


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