amnos: a lambOriginal Word: ἀμνός, οῦ, ὁPart of Speech:
a lamb (as a type of innocence, and with sacrificial connotation).
286 amnós – a sacrificial lamb (used for sacrifice); a young sheep without blemish (especially a one-year old lamb).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. wordDefinition
a lambNASB Translation
Lamb (2), lamb (2).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 286: ἀμνόςἀμνός
down), a lamb
: Acts 8:32
; 1 Peter 1:19
; τοῦ θεοῦ
, consecrated to God, John 1:29, 36
. In these passages Christ is likened to a sacrificial lamb on account of his death, innocently and patiently endured, to expiate sin. See ἀρνίον
Apparently a primary word; a lamb -- lamb.