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Perisseia

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4050  
Original WordWord Origin
perisseivafrom (4052)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Perisseia6:63,828
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
per-is-si'-ah   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. abundance, superabundantly, superfluously
  2. superiority, preference, pre-eminence
  3. gain, profit
  4. residue, remains: the wickedness remaining over in a Christian from his state prior to conversion
Used by the Greeks to describe the excess wax in their ears.
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 4
abundance 2, abundantly 1, superfluity 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Romans1
2 Corinthians2
James1


Total4
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 Perisseia". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .