Word Summary
larynx: the throat
Original Word: λάρυγξ
Transliteration: larynx
Phonetic Spelling: (lar'-oongks)
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Short Definition: the throat
Meaning: the throat
Strong's Concordance

Of uncertain derivation; the throat ("larynx") -- throat.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2995: λάρυγξ

λάρυγξ, λάρυγγος, , the throat (Etym. Magn. (557, 16): λάρυγξ μέν δἰ οὗ λαλοῦμεν ... φάρυγξ δέ δἰ οὗ ἐσθίομεν καί πίνομεν): of the instrument or organ of speech (as Psalm 5:10; Proverbs 8:7; Sir. 6:5(4)), Romans 3:13, where the meaning is, their speech threatens and imprecates destruction to others. (Aristophanes, Euripides, Aristotle, Galen, others; the Sept. several times for גָּרון; more often for חֵך, the palate.)