3067. loutron
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loutron: a washing, a bath
Original Word: λουτρόν, οῦ, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: loutron
Phonetic Spelling: (loo-tron')
Short Definition: a bath, washing, baptism
Definition: a bath (of water, not the vessel), water for washing, washing.

HELPS word-Studies

Cognate: 3067 loutrón – properly, a bath, public or private (both were very common in NT times). See 3068 (louō).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from louó
a washing, a bath
NASB Translation
washing (2).

STRONGS NT 3067: λουτρόν

λουτρόν, λουτροῦ, τό (λούω), from Homer down (who uses λοετρόν, from the uncontracted form λοέω), a bathing, bath, i. e. as well the act of bathing (a sense disputed by some (cf. Ellicott on Ephesians 5:26)), as the place; used in the N. T. and in ecclesiastical writings of baptism (for examples see Sophocles' Lexicon, under the word): with τοῦ ὕδατος added, Ephesians 5:26; τῆς παλιγγενεσίας, Titus 3:5.


From louo; a bath, i.e. (figuratively), baptism -- washing.

see GREEK louo

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