4655 ~σκότος~ skotos \@skot’-os\@ from the base of 4639 [skia a shadow]; n n AV-darkness 32; 32
- 1) darkness
- 1a) of night darkness
- 1b) of darkened eyesight or blindness
- 2) metaph.
- 2a) of ignorance respecting divine things and human duties, and the accompanying ungodliness and immorality, together with their consequent misery in hell
- 2b) persons in whom darkness becomes visible and holds sway