Phortion

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5413 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
fortivondiminutive of (5414)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phortion9:84,1252
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
for-tee'-on Noun Neuter
Definition
  1. a burden, load
    1. of the freight or lading of a ship
  2. metaph.
    1. of burdensome rites
    2. of the obligations Christ lays upon his followers, and styles a "burden" by way of the contrast to the precepts of the Pharisees, the observance of which was most oppressive
    3. faults of the conscience which oppress the soul
King James Word Usage - Total: 5
burden 5
KJV Verse Count
Matthew2
Luke1
Galatians1


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 Phortion". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .