1220. dénarion
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dénarion: denarius (a Roman coin)
Original Word: δηνάριον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: dénarion
Phonetic Spelling: (day-nar'-ee-on)
Short Definition: a denarius
Definition: a denarius, a small Roman silver coin.

HELPS word-Studies

1220 dēnárion – a denarius; "a small Roman silver coin, weighing in Nero's time, 53 grams. Its value and purchasing power varied from time to time" (Souter).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Latin origin
denarius (a Rom. coin)
NASB Translation
denarii (7), denarius (9).

STRONGS NT 1220: δηνάριον

δηνάριον, δηναρίου, τό (Plutarch, Epictetus, others), a Latin word, a denarius, a silver coin, originally consisting of ten (whence its name), afterward (from on) of sixteen asses; about (3.898 grams, i. e. 8 1/2 pence or 16 2/3 cents; rapidly debased from Nero on; cf. BB. DD. under the word ): Matthew 18:28; Matthew 20:2, 9, 13; Matthew 22:19; Mark 6:37; Mark 12:15; Mark 14:5; Luke 7:41; Luke 10:35; Luke 20:24; John 6:7; John 12:5; Revelation 6:6 (cf. Winers Grammar, 587 (546); Buttmann, 164 (143)); τό ἀνά δηνάριον namely, ὄν, the pay of a denarius apiece promised to each workman, Matthew 20:10 T Tr (txt., Tr marginal reading WH brackets τό).

denarius, pence, penny.

Of Latin origin; a denarius (or ten asses) -- pence, penny(-worth).

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