léros: silly talkOriginal Word: λῆρος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (lay'-ros)
Short Definition: folly, nonsense, idle talk
Definition: folly, nonsense, idle talk.
a prim. word
STRONGS NT 3026: λῆρος
λῆρος, ληρου, ὁ, idle talk, nonsense: Luke 24:11. (4 Macc. 5:10; Xenophon, an. 7, 7, 41; Aristophanes, others; plural joined with παιδιαι, Plato, Protag., p. 347 d.; with φλυαριαι, ibid., Hipp., major edition, p. 304 b.)<1>
Apparently a primary word; twaddle, i.e. An incredible story -- idle tale. ληρος λήρος λῆρος ληστήριον leros lêros lēros lē̂ros
Strong's Greek 3026
λῆρος — 1 Occ.
Luke 24:11 N-NMS
BIB: αὐτῶν ὡσεὶ λῆρος τὰ ῥήματα
NAS: appeared to them as nonsense, and they would not believe
KJV: them as idle tales, and they believed
INT: them like idle talk the words