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Baptismos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 909 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
baptismoßfrom (907)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Baptismos1:545,92
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
bap-tis-mos' Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. a washing, purification effected by means of water
    1. of washing prescribed by the Mosaic law (Heb 9:
  2. which seems to mean an exposition of the difference between the washings prescribed by the Mosaic law and Christian baptism
NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
washing 1, washings 2
NAS Verse Count
Mark1
Hebrews2


Total3
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 Baptismos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.