2895. krabattos
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krabattos: a camp bed
Original Word: κράβαττος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: krabattos
Phonetic Spelling: (krab'-bat-os)
Short Definition: a bed, mattress, mat
Definition: a bed, mattress, mat of a poor man.

HELPS word-Studies

2895 krábbatos – a small bed used by the poor; "a camp-bed, pallet" (Abbott-Smith); "a rude pallet made of thick padded quilt or mat" (M. Vincent); "a Macedonian word (Lat grabatus) for a bed, pallet, or mattress for the poor" (Vine, Unger, White, NT, 55). See Mt 9:6, Jn 5:3,8.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Macedonian origin
a camp bed
NASB Translation
bedridden* (1), pallet (8), pallets (2).

STRONGS NT 2895: κράββατος

κράββατος (L T Tr WH κράβαττος; the Sinaiticus manuscript κραβακτος (except in Acts 5:15; cf. KC. Nov. Test. ad fid. Vat. praef., p. 81f; Tdf. Proleg., p. 80)), κραββατου, (Latingrabatas), a pallet, camp bed (a rather mean bed, holding only one person, called by the Greeks σκίμπους, σκιμποδιον): Mark 2:4, 9, 11; Mark 6:55; John 5:8-12 (in 12 T WH omit; Tr brackets the clause); Acts 5:15; Acts 9:33. Cf. Sturz, De dial. Maced. etc., p. 175f; Lob. ad Phryn., p. 62; Volkmar, Marcus u d. Synapse as above with, p. 131; (McClellan, New Testament etc., p. 106; Winer's Grammar, 25).

bed, mattress

Probably of foreign origin; a mattress -- bed.

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