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Kanon

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2583  
Original WordWord Origin
kanwvnfrom kane (a straight reed, i.e. rod)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Kanon3:596,414
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kan-ohn'   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a rod or straight piece of rounded wood to which any thing is fastened to keep it straight
    1. used for various purposes
      1. a measuring rod, rule
      2. a carpenter's line or measuring tape
      3. the measure of a leap, as in the Olympic games
  2. a definitely bounded or fixed space within the limits of which one's power of influence is confined
    1. the province assigned one
    2. one's sphere of activity
  3. metaph. any rule or standard, a principle or law of investigating, judging, living, acting
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 5
rule 4, line 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
2 Corinthians3
Galatians1
Philippians1


Total5
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 Kanon". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .