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The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5475  
Original WordWord Origin
calkoßperhaps from (5465) through the idea of hollowing out as a vessel (this metal being chiefly used for that purpose)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khal-kos'   Noun Masculine
  1. brass
  2. what is made of brass, money, coins of brass (also of silver and gold)
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
bronze 1, copper 1, gong 1, money 2
NAS Verse Count
1 Corinthians1

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