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Anathema

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   331  
Original WordWord Origin
anaqemafrom (394)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Anathema1:354,57
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
an-ath'-em-ah   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. a thing set up or laid by in order to be kept
    1. specifically, an offering resulting from a vow, which after being consecrated to a god was hung upon the walls or columns of the temple, or put in some other conspicuous place
  2. a thing devoted to God without hope of being redeemed, and if an animal, to be slain; therefore a person or thing doomed to destruction
    1. a curse
    2. a man accursed, devoted to the direst of woes
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
accursed 5, solemn 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Acts1
Romans1
1 Corinthians2
Galatians2


Total6
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 Anathema". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.