2847. kokkinos
Strong's Concordance
kokkinos: scarlet
Original Word: κόκκινος, η, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: kokkinos
Phonetic Spelling: (kok'-kee-nos)
Definition: scarlet
Usage: crimson, scarlet, dyed with Kermes (coccum), the female coccus of the Kermes oak.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kokkos
NASB Translation
scarlet (6).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2847: κόκκινος

κόκκινος, κοκκινη, κόκκινον (from κόκκος a kernel, the grain or berry of the ilex coccifera; these berries are the clusters of eggs of a female insect, the kermes ((cf. English carmine, crimson)), and when collected and pulverized produce a red which was used in dyeing, Pliny, h. n. 9, 41, 65; 16, 8, 12; 24, 4), crimson, scarlet-colored: Matthew 27:28; Hebrews 9:19; Revelation 17:3. neuter as a substantive equivalent to scarlet cloth or clothing: Revelation 17:4; Revelation 18:12, 16 (Genesis 38:28; Exodus 25:4; Leviticus 14:4, 6; Joshua 2:18; 2 Samuel 1:24; 2 Chronicles 2:7, 14; Plutarch, Fab. 15; φόρειν κόκκινα, scarlet robes, Epictetus diss. 4, 11, 34; ἐν κοκκινοις περιπατεῖν, 3, 22, 10). Cf. Winers RWB under the word Carmesin; Roskoff in Schenkel i., p. 501f; Kamphausen in Riehm, p. 220; (B. D. under the word Colors, II. 3).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
scarlet, crimson

From kokkos (from the kernel-shape of the insect); crimson-colored -- scarlet (colour, coloured).

see GREEK kokkos

Forms and Transliterations
κόκκινα κοκκινην κοκκίνην κοκκινον κόκκινον κοκκινου κοκκίνου κοκκίνω kokkinen kokkinēn kokkínen kokkínēn kokkinon kókkinon kokkinou kokkínou
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Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 27:28 Adj-AFS
GRK: αὐτὸν χλαμύδα κοκκίνην περιέθηκαν αὐτῷ
NAS: Him and put a scarlet robe
KJV: and put on him a scarlet robe.
INT: him a robe scarlet they put around him

Hebrews 9:19 Adj-GNS
GRK: καὶ ἐρίου κοκκίνου καὶ ὑσσώπου
NAS: with water and scarlet wool
KJV: water, and scarlet wool, and
INT: and wool scarlet and hyssop

Revelation 17:3 Adj-ANS
GRK: ἐπὶ θηρίον κόκκινον γέμοντα ὀνόματα
NAS: sitting on a scarlet beast,
KJV: upon a scarlet coloured beast,
INT: upon a beast scarlet full of names

Revelation 17:4 Adj-ANS
GRK: πορφυροῦν καὶ κόκκινον καὶ κεχρυσωμένη
NAS: in purple and scarlet, and adorned
KJV: and scarlet colour, and
INT: purple and scarlet and adorned

Revelation 18:12 Adj-GNS
GRK: σιρικοῦ καὶ κοκκίνου καὶ πᾶν
NAS: and silk and scarlet, and every
KJV: silk, and scarlet, and all
INT: of silk and of scarlet and all

Revelation 18:16 Adj-ANS
GRK: πορφυροῦν καὶ κόκκινον καὶ κεχρυσωμένη
NAS: and purple and scarlet, and adorned
KJV: purple, and scarlet, and decked
INT: purple and scarlet and adorned

Strong's Greek 2847
6 Occurrences

κοκκίνην — 1 Occ.
κόκκινον — 3 Occ.
κοκκίνου — 2 Occ.

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