Anachusis

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 401 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
anacusißfrom a comparative of (303) and cheo (to pour)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
AnachusisNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
an-akh'-oo-sis Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. an overflowing, a pouring out
  2. metaph. the excess (flood) of riot in which a dissolute life pours itself forth
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
excesses 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Peter1


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