4661. skulon
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skulon: arms stripped from a foe, i.e. spoils
Original Word: σκῦλον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: skulon
Phonetic Spelling: (skoo'-lon)
Short Definition: spoil taken from a foe
Definition: spoil taken from a foe.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
perhaps from skulló
arms stripped from a foe, i.e. spoils
NASB Translation
plunder (1).

STRONGS NT 4661: σκῦλον

σκῦλον (Rbez G L T WH) also σκῦλον ((so Rst elz Tr) cf. Lipsius, Gram. Untersuch., p. 44), σκυλου, τό (from the obsolete σκύω, 'to pull off', allied to ξύω, ξύλον (but cf. Curtius, § 113; Vanicek, p. 1115));

a. a (beast's) skin stripped off, a pelt.

b. the arms stripped off from an enemy, spoils: plural Luke 11:22. (Sophocles, Thucydides, and following; the Sept..)


Neuter from skullo; something stripped (as a hide), i.e. Booty -- spoil.

see GREEK skullo

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