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Adelphos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   80  
Original WordWord Origin
adelfoßfrom (1) (as a connective particle) and delphus (the womb)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Adelphos1:144,22
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ad-el-fos'   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a brother, whether born of the same two parents or only of the same father or mother
  2. having the same national ancestor, belonging to the same people, or countryman
  3. any fellow or man
  4. a fellow believer, united to another by the bond of affection
  5. an associate in employment or office
  6. brethren in Christ
    1. his brothers by blood
    2. all men
    3. apostles
    4. Christians, as those who are exalted to the same heavenly place
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 343
believing husband 1, brethren 170, brethren* 13, brother 111, brother's 8, brothers 40
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew31
Mark17
Luke20
John14
Acts56
Romans18
1 Corinthians36
2 Corinthians12
Galatians11
Ephesians2
Philippians9
Colossians5
1 Thessalonians18
2 Thessalonians8
1 Timothy3
2 Timothy1
Philemon4
Hebrews10
James17
1 Peter1
2 Peter2
1 John13
3 John3
Jude1
Revelation5


Total317
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 Adelphos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.