2949. kuma
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kuma: a wave
Original Word: κῦμα, ατος, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: kuma
Phonetic Spelling: (koo'-mah)
Short Definition: a wave
Definition: a wave, surge, billow.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kuó (to be pregnant, swell)
a wave
NASB Translation
waves (4).

STRONGS NT 2949: κῦμα

κῦμα, κυματος, τό (from κυέῶ to swell; Curtius, § 79; from Homer down), a wave (cf. English swell), especially of the sea or of a lake: Matthew 8:24; Matthew 14:24; Mark 4:37; Acts 27:41 (R G Tr text brackets); κύματα ἄγρια, properly, Wis. 14:1; with θαλάσσης added, of impulsive and restless men, tossed to and fro by their raging passions, Jude 1:13. (Synonym: cf. κλύδων.)


From kuo (to swell (with young), i.e. Bend, curve); a billow (as bursting or toppling) -- wave.

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