arguros: silverOriginal Word: ἄργυρος, ου, ὁPart of Speech:
silver as a metalDefinition:
silver as a metal.
696 árgyros – properly, silver (i.e. money); what has real value for purchasing power.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from argos (shining)Definition
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 696: ἄργυροςἄργυρος
shining) (from Homer
: 1 Corinthians 3:12
(T Tr WH ἀργύριον
) (reference is made to the silver with which the columns of noble buildings were covered and the rafters adorned); by metonymy, things made of silver, silver-work, vessels, images of the gods, etc.: Acts 17:29
; James 5:3
; Revelation 18:12
. silver coin
: Matthew 10:9
From argos (shining); silver (the metal, in the articles or coin) -- silver.