1170. deina
Lexical Summary
deina: a certain one
Original Word: δεῖνα
Transliteration: deina
Phonetic Spelling: (di'-nah)
Part of Speech: Adjective
Short Definition: a certain one
Meaning: a certain one
Strong's Concordance
such a man.

Probably from the same as deinos (through the idea of forgetting the name as fearful, i.e. Strange); so and so (when the person is not specified) -- such a man.

see GREEK deinos

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1170: δεῖνα

δεῖνα, , ; genitive δεινός; dative δεινι; accusative τόν, τήν, τό δεῖνα (cf. Matthiae, § 151), such a one, a certain one, i. e. one whose name I cannot call on the instant, or whose name it is of no importance to mention; once in the Scriptures, viz. Matthew 26:18. (Aristophanes, Demosthenes, others.)


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