Orexis

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3715 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
o[rexißfrom (3713)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Orexis5:447,727
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
or'-ex-is Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. desire, longing, craving for
  2. eager desire, lust, appetite
    1. used both in a good and a bad sense, as well of natural and lawful and even of proper cravings (of appetite for food), also of corrupt and unlawful desires
King James Word Usage - Total: 1
lust 1
KJV Verse Count
Romans1


Total1
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 Orexis". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .