Akantha

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 173 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
akanqaprobably from the same as (188)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
AkanthaNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ak'-an-thah Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. thorn, bramble
  2. bush, brier, a thorny plant
NAS Word Usage - Total: 14
thorn 1, thorns 13
NAS Verse Count
Matthew4
Mark2
Luke3
John1
Hebrews1


Total11
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 Akantha". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.