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The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1040  
Original WordWord Origin
bussoßof Hebrew origin (0948)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
boos'-sos   Noun Feminine
  1. byssus, a species of Egyptian flax
  2. linen made from byssus, very costly, delicate, soft, white and also of a yellow colour
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
fine linen 1
NAS Verse Count

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