Word Summary
argyros: silver
Original Word: ἄργυρος
Transliteration: argyros
Phonetic Spelling: (ar'-goo-ros)
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Short Definition: silver
Meaning: silver
Strong's Concordance

From argos (shining); silver (the metal, in the articles or coin) -- silver.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 696: ἄργυρος

ἄργυρος, ἀργύρου, (ἀργός shining) (from Homer down), silver: 1 Corinthians 3:12 (T Tr WH ἀργύριον) (reference is made to the silver with which the columns of noble buildings were covered and the rafters adorned); by metonymy, things made of silver, silver-work, vessels, images of the gods, etc.: Acts 17:29; James 5:3; Revelation 18:12. silver coin: Matthew 10:9.