théra: a hunting, preyOriginal Word: θήρα, ας, ἡPart of Speech:
hunting, entrapping; prey, game; a net, means of capture.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from thér (a wild beast)Definition
a hunting, preyNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 2339: θήραθήρα
; perhaps from root to run, spring, prey, Vanicek
, p. 415; cf. Curtius
, § 314), θήρας
; from Homer
down; a hunting of wild beasts
to destroy them; hence, figuratively, of preparing destruction for men (A. V. a trap
), Romans 11:9
, on which cf. Fritzsche.<1>
From ther (a wild animal, as game); hunting, i.e. (figuratively) destruction -- trap.