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Akrothinion

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   205  
Original WordWord Origin
akroqinionfrom (206) and this (a heap)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
AkrothinionNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ak-roth-in'-ee-on   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. top of the heap, the first fruits
    1. best of the spoils or crops
  2. the Greeks customarily selected from the topmost part of the heaps and offered this to the gods
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
choicest spoils 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Hebrews1


Total1
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 Akrothinion". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.