Ano

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   507  
Original WordWord Origin
anofrom (473)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ano1:376,63
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
an'-o   Adverb
 Definition
  1. up, upwards, above, on high
  2. of the quarters of the heaven, northward
  3. of countries, inland, up from the coast
  4. of time, formerly
In Gal. 4:26 the word could refer to either place or time, i.e. place - the Jerusalem which is above - in the heavens time - the eternal Jerusalem which preceded the earthly one
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 7
above 5, brim 1, upward 1
 
NAS Verse Count
John2
Acts1
Galatians1
Philippians1
Colossians2


Total7
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 Ano". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.