Aiguptos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 125 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
aiguptoßof uncertain derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
AiguptosNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ah'-ee-goop-tos Noun Location
Definition
Egypt = "double straits"
  1. a country occupying the northeast angle of Africa
  2. metaph. Jerusalem, for the Jews persecuting the Christ and his followers, and so to be likened to the Egyptians treating the Jews
NAS Word Usage - Total: 25
Egypt 25
NAS Verse Count
Matthew4
Acts13
Hebrews4
Jude1
Revelation1


Total23
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 Aiguptos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.