3722. orthros
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orthros: daybreak, dawn
Original Word: ὄρθρος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: orthros
Phonetic Spelling: (or'-thros)
Short Definition: early dawn, day-break
Definition: early dawn, day-break.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. word
daybreak, dawn
NASB Translation
daybreak (1), early in the morning (1), early dawn (1).

STRONGS NT 3722: ὄρθρος

ὄρθρος, ὄρθρου, (from ὈΡΩ, ὄρνυμι to stir up, rouse; cf. Latinorior,ortus), from Hesiod down; the Sept. for שַׁחַר dawn, and several times for בֹּקֶר; daybreak, dawn: ὄρθρου βαθέος or βαθέως (see βαθέως and βαθύς (on the genitive cf. Winers Grammar, § 30, 11; Buttmann, § 132, 26)), at early dawn, Luke 24:1; ὄρθρου, at daybreak, at dawn, early in the morning, John 8:2 (Hesiod, Works, 575; the Sept. Jeremiah 25:4; Jeremiah 33:5 (), etc.); ὑπό τόν ὄρθρον, Acts 5:21 (Dio Cassius, 76, 17).

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

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