4215. potamos
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potamos: a river
Original Word: ποταμός, οῦ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: potamos
Phonetic Spelling: (pot-am-os')
Short Definition: a river, torrent
Definition: a river, torrent, stream.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from pinó
a river
NASB Translation
floods (2), River (2), river (6), rivers (4), riverside* (1), torrent (2).

STRONGS NT 4215: ποταμός

ποταμός, ποταμοῦ, , from Homer down, the Sept. for נָהָר and יְאֹר, a stream, a river: Matthew 3:6 L T Tr WH; Mark 1:5; Acts 16:13; 2 Corinthians 11:26 (Winer's Grammar, § 30, 2 a.); Revelation 8:10; Revelation 9:14; Revelation 12:15; Revelation 16:4, 12; Revelation 22:1f; equivalent to a torrent, Matthew 7:25, 27; Luke 6:48; Revelation 12:15f; plural figuratively equivalent to the greatest abundance (cf. colloquial English streams, floods), John 7:38.

flood, river, stream, water.

Probably from a derivative of the alternate of pino (compare potos); a current, brook or freshet (as drinkable), i.e. Running water -- flood, river, stream, water.

see GREEK pino

see GREEK potos

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