The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   271 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
amequstoßfrom (1) (as a negative particle) and a derivative of (3184)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
am-eth'-oos-tos   Noun Feminine
  1. amethyst, a precious stone of a violet and purple colour
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
amethyst 1
NAS Verse Count

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 Amethustos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.