Word Summary
alalos: mute, speechless
Original Word: ἄλαλος
Transliteration: alalos
Phonetic Spelling: (al'-al-os)
Part of Speech: Adjective
Short Definition: mute, speechless
Meaning: mute, speechless
Strong's Concordance
dumb, mute, speechless

From a (as a negative particle) and laleo; mute -- dumb.

see GREEK a

see GREEK laleo

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 216: ἄλαλος

ἄλαλος, (λάλος, talking, talkative) (from Aeschylus on), speechless, dumb, lacking the faculty of speech: Mark 7:37; πνεῦμα, Mark 9:17, 25, because the defects of demoniacs were thought to proceed from the nature and peculiarities of the demons by which they were possessed. (the Sept. Psalm 37:14 (); Psalm 30:19 (); ἀλάλου καί κακοῦ πνεύματος πλήρης, Plutarch, de orac. def. 51, p. 438 b.)