Chalao

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5465 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
calaofrom the base of (5490)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChalaoNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khal-ah'-o Verb
Definition
  1. to loosen, slacken, relax
  2. to let down from a higher place to a lower
NAS Word Usage - Total: 8
let down 6, let down let down 1, lowering* 1
NAS Verse Count
Mark1
Luke2
Acts3
2 Corinthians1


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