chalkos: copper or bronzeOriginal Word: χαλκός, οῦ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (khal-kos')
Short Definition: copper, brass, money
Definition: copper, brass, money; a brazen musical instrument.
a prim. word
copper or bronze
bronze (1), copper (1), gong (1), money (2).
STRONGS NT 5475: χαλκός
χαλκός, χαλκοῦ, ὁ, from Homer down, the Sept. for נְחֹשֶׁת, brass: 1 Corinthians 13:1; Revelation 18:12; (like the Latinaes) what is made of brass, money, coins of brass (also of silver and of gold), Matthew 10:9; Mark 6:8; Mark 12:41. (B. D., under the word Brass; Dict. of Antiq., under the wordaes.)<1>
money, copper or bronze
Perhaps from chalao through the idea of hollowing out as a vessel (this metal being chiefly used for that purpose); copper (the substance, or some implement or coin made of it) -- brass, money.
see GREEK chalao χαλκον χαλκόν χαλκὸν χαλκος χαλκός χαλκὸς χαλκου χαλκού χαλκοῦ χαλκώ chalkon chalkón chalkòn chalkos chalkòs chalkou chalkoû
Strong's Greek 5475
χαλκὸν — 3 Occ.
χαλκὸς — 1 Occ.
χαλκοῦ — 1 Occ.
Matthew 10:9 N-AMS
BIB: ἄργυρον μηδὲ χαλκὸν εἰς τὰς
NAS: or copper for your money belts,
KJV: silver, nor brass in your
INT: silver nor money in the
Mark 6:8 N-AMS
BIB: τὴν ζώνην χαλκόν
NAS: bag, no money in their belt--
KJV: bread, no money in [their] purse:
INT: the belt money
Mark 12:41 N-AMS
BIB: ὄχλος βάλλει χαλκὸν εἰς τὸ
NAS: were putting money into the treasury;
KJV: cast money into
INT: crowd cast money into the
1 Corinthians 13:1 N-NMS
BIB: ἔχω γέγονα χαλκὸς ἠχῶν ἢ
NAS: a noisy gong or
KJV: [as] sounding brass, or
INT: have I have become brass sounding or
Revelation 18:12 N-GMS
BIB: τιμιωτάτου καὶ χαλκοῦ καὶ σιδήρου
NAS: wood and bronze and iron
KJV: wood, and of brass, and iron,
INT: most precious and of brass and of iron