3013. lepis
Lexical Summary
lepis: a scale (of a fish)
Original Word: λεπίς
Transliteration: lepis
Phonetic Spelling: (lep-is')
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Short Definition: a scale (of a fish)
Meaning: a scale (of a fish)
Strong's Concordance
fish scale.

From lepo (to peel); a flake -- scale.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3013: λεπίς

λεπίς, λεπιδος, (λέπω to strip off the rind or husk, to peel, to scale), a scale: Acts 9:18. (the Sept.; Aristotle, others (cf. Herodotus 7, 61).)


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