4476. rhaphis
Strong's Concordance
rhaphis: a needle
Original Word: ῥαφίς, ίδος, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: rhaphis
Phonetic Spelling: (hraf-ece')
Definition: a needle
Usage: a needle.
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4476 rhaphís – a sewing or surgical needle referred to in Mt 19:24 and Mk 10:25.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from rhaptó (to sew)
a needle
NASB Translation
needle (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4476: ῤαφίς

ῤαφίς, ῤαφίδος, (ῤάπτω to sew), a needle: Matthew 19:24; Mark 10:25; Luke 18:25 Rec. ((cf. κάμηλος)). Class. Greek more common uses βελόνη (which see); see Lob. ad Phryn., p. 90; (Winer's Grammar, 25).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From a primary rhapto (to sew; perhaps rather akin to the base of rhapizo through the idea of puncturing); a needle -- needle.

see GREEK rhapizo

Forms and Transliterations
ραφιδος ραφίδος ῥαφίδος raphidos rhaphidos rhaphídos
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 19:24 N-GFS
GRK: διὰ τρυπήματος ῥαφίδος διελθεῖν ἢ
NAS: the eye of a needle, than
KJV: the eye of a needle, than
INT: through [the] eye of a needle to pass than

Mark 10:25 N-GFS
GRK: τρυμαλιᾶς τῆς ῥαφίδος διελθεῖν ἢ
NAS: the eye of a needle than
KJV: the eye of a needle, than
INT: eye [of] a needle to pass than [for]

Strong's Greek 4476
2 Occurrences

ῥαφίδος — 2 Occ.

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