2861. kolumbéthra
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kolumbéthra: a pool
Original Word: κολυμβήθρα, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: kolumbéthra
Phonetic Spelling: (kol-oom-bay'-thrah)
Short Definition: a pool, swimming-place
Definition: (lit: a diving or swimming place), a pool.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kolumbaó
a pool
NASB Translation
pool (4).

STRONGS NT 2861: κολυμβήθρα

κολυμβήθρα, κολυμβήθρας, (κολυμβάω), a place for diving, a swimming-pool (A. V. simply pool): John 9:7, and Rec. in 11; a reservoir or pool used for bathing, John 5:2, 4 ((according to text of R L), 7). (Plato, rep. 5, p. 453 d.; Diodorus, Joseph, others; the Sept., 2 Kings 18:17; Nehemiah 2:14; Nahum 2:8.)


A diving-place, i.e. Pond for bathing (or swimming) -- pool.

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