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Athenai

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 116 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ÅAqh'naiplural of Athene (the goddess of wisdom, who was reputed to have founded the city)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
AthenaiNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ath-ay-nahee Noun Location
Definition
Athens = "uncertainty"
  1. A famous city in Greece, the capital of Attica, and the chief seat of learning and civilisation during the golden period of the history of Greece
King James Word Usage - Total: 6
Athens 6
KJV Verse Count
Acts3
1 Thessalonians2
2 Thessalonians1


Total6
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Athenai". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .