orthros: daybreak, dawnOriginal Word: ὄρθρος, ου, ὁPart of Speech:
early dawn, day-breakDefinition:
early dawn, day-break.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. wordDefinition
daybreak, dawnNASB Translation
daybreak (1), early in the morning (1), early dawn (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 3722: ὄρθροςὄρθρος
to stir up, rouse; cf. Latinorior
), from Hesiod
down; the Sept.
dawn, and several times for בֹּקֶר
; daybreak, dawn
: ὄρθρου βαθέος
(on the genitive cf. Winer
s Grammar, § 30, 11; Buttmann
, § 132, 26)), at early dawn, Luke 24:1
, at daybreak, at dawn, early in the morning, John 8:2
, Works, 575; the Sept. Jeremiah 25:4
; Jeremiah 33:5<10> (), etc.); ὑπό τόν ὄρθρον, Acts 5:21 (Dio Cassius, 76, 17).<1>
early in the morning.
From the same as oros; dawn (as sun-rise, rising of light); by extension, morn -- early in the morning.
see GREEK oros