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Akathartos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 169 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
akaqartoßfrom (1) (as a negative particle) and a presumed derivative of (2508) (meaning cleansed)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Akathartos3:427,381
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ak-ath'-ar-tos Adjective
Definition
  1. not cleansed, unclean
    1. in a ceremonial sense: that which must be abstained from according to the levitical law
    2. in a moral sense: unclean in thought and life
NAS Word Usage - Total: 31
impure person 1, unclean 29, unclean things 1
NAS Verse Count
Matthew2
Mark11
Luke6
Acts5
1 Corinthians1
2 Corinthians1
Ephesians1
Revelation3


Total30
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 Akathartos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.