Sound (Noun and Verb) - Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words

Sound (Noun and Verb)

[ A-1,Noun,G5456, phone ]
most frequently a voice," is translated "sound" in Matthew 24:31 (AV marg., "voice"); John 3:8, AV (RV, "voice"); so 1 Corinthians 14:7 (1st part), 1 Corinthians 14:8; Revelation 1:15; Revelation 18:22 (2nd part, RV, "voice"); AV and RV in Revelation 9:9 (twice); in Acts 2:6, RV, "(this) sound (was heard)," AV, "(this) was noised abroad."

[ A-2,Noun,G2279, echos ]
"a noise, a sound of any sort" (Eng., "echo"), is translated "sound" in Acts 2:2; Hebrews 12:19. See ROARING, B, RUMOR.

[ A-3,Noun,G5353, phthongos ]
akin to phthengomai, "to utter a voice," occurs in Romans 10:18; 1 Corinthians 14:7. In the Sept., Psalms 19:4.

[ B-1,Verb,G2278, echeo ]
akin to A, No. 2, occurs in 1 Corinthians 13:1, "sounding (brass);" in some mss., Luke 21:25. See ROARING.

[ B-2,Verb,G1837, execheo ]
"to sound forth as a trumpet" or "thunder" (ex, "out," and No. 1), is used in 1 Thessalonians 1:8, "sounded forth," Passive Voice, lit., "has been sounded out." In the Sept., Joel 3:14.

[ B-3,Verb,G4537, salpizo ]
"to sound a trumpet" (salpinx), occurs in Matthew 6:2; 1 Corinthians 15:52, "the trumpet shall sound;" Revelation 8:6-Revelation 8:8, Revelation 8:10, Revelation 8:12-Revelation 8:13; Revelation 9:1, Revelation 9:13; Revelation 10:7; Revelation 11:15.

[ B-4,Verb,G1001, bolizo ]
"to heave the lead" (bolis, "that which is thrown or hurled," akin to ballo, "to throw;" sounding-lead), to take soundings, occurs in Acts 27:28 (twice).

Note: In Luke 1:44, AV, ginomai, "to become," is rendered "sounded" (RV, "came").

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