5553. chrusion
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chrusion: a piece of gold, gold
Original Word: χρυσίον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: chrusion
Phonetic Spelling: (khroo-see'-on)
Short Definition: a golden ornament
Definition: a piece of gold, golden ornament.

HELPS word-Studies

5553 xrysíon (a neuter noun) – gold, viewed in terms of its purchasing power, i.e. what it brings about.

[The masculine noun (5557 /xrysós, "gold") expresses gold as what it potentially acquires (see there). The neuter noun form 5553 (xrysíon) focuses on the results (effects) that go with "unlimited ability to purchase (acquire)."

696 /árgyros ("silver") was the second most precious metal in the ancient world.]

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
dim. of chrusos
a piece of gold, gold
NASB Translation
gold (12), gold jewelry (1).

STRONGS NT 5553: χρυσίον

χρυσίον, χρυσίου, τό (diminutive of χρυσός, cf. φορτίον), from Herodotus down, the Sept. for זָהַב, gold, both that which lies imbedded in the earth and is dug out of it (Plato, Euthyd., p. 288 e.; the Sept. Genesis 2:11; hence, μεταλλευθεν, Lucian, de sacr. 11): χρυσίον πεπυρωμένον ἐκ πυρός (R. V. refined by fire), Revelation 3:18; and that which has been smelted and wrought, Hebrews 9:4; (1 Corinthians 3:12 T Tr WH); 1 Peter 1:7; Revelation 21:18, 21; equivalent to gold coin,'gold': Acts 3:6; Acts 20:33; 1 Peter 1:18; golden ornaments, precious things made of gold, 1 Timothy 2:9 L WH text; 1 Peter 3:3; Revelation 17:4 G L WH text; G L Tr text WH text (cf. χρυσός).


Diminutive of chrusos; a golden article, i.e. Gold plating, ornament, or coin -- gold.

see GREEK chrusos

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