Barabbas

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 912 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
barabbaßof Aramaic origin (01247) and (05)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
BarabbasNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
bar-ab-bas' Noun Masculine
Definition
Barabbas = "son of a father or master"
  1. the captive robber whom the Jews begged Pilate to release instead of Christ
NAS Word Usage - Total: 11
Barabbas 11
NAS Verse Count
Matthew5
Mark3
Luke1
John1


Total10
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 Barabbas". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.