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Pascha

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3957  
Original WordWord Origin
pavscaof Aramaic origin cf (06453)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Pascha5:896,797
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pas'-khah   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. the paschal sacrifice (which was accustomed to be offered for the people's deliverance of old from Egypt)
  2. the paschal lamb, i.e. the lamb the Israelites were accustomed to slay and eat on the fourteenth day of the month of Nisan (the first month of their year) in memory of the day on which their fathers, preparing to depart from Egypt, were bidden by God to slay and eat a lamb, and to sprinkle their door posts with its blood, that the destroying angel, seeing the blood, might pass over their dwellings; Christ crucified is likened to the slain paschal lamb
  3. the paschal supper
  4. the paschal feast, the feast of the Passover, extending from the 14th to the 20th day of the month Nisan
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 29
Passover 28, Easter 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Matthew4
Mark4
Luke7
John9
Acts1
1 Corinthians1
Hebrews1


Total27
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 Pascha". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .