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Alethinos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   228  
Original WordWord Origin
aleqinoßfrom (227)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Alethinos1:249,37
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
al-ay-thee-nos'   Adjective
 Definition
  1. that which has not only the name and resemblance, but the real nature corresponding to the name, in every respect corresponding to the idea signified by the name, real, true genuine
    1. opposite to what is fictitious, counterfeit, imaginary, simulated or pretended
    2. it contrasts realities with their semblances
    3. opposite to what is imperfect defective, frail, uncertain
  2. true, veracious, sincere
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 28
sincere 1, true 26, true one 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Luke1
John9
1 Thessalonians1
Hebrews3
1 John2
Revelation10


Total26
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 Alethinos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.