Greek - English Dictionary
G2776 - Head
|Word Origin:||Probably from the primary wordκάπτω kaptō (in the sense of seizing)|
|Part of Speech:||Noun Feminine|
the head (as the part most readily taken hold of) literally or figuratively
1. the head, both of men and often of animals. Since the loss of the head destroys life, this word is used in the phrases relating to capital and extreme punishment.
2. metaph. anything supreme, chief, prominent
a. of persons, master lord: of a husband in relation to his wife
b. of Christ: the Lord of the husband and of the Church
c. of things: the corner stone
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by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.