Charax

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5482  
Original WordWord Origin
caraxfrom charasso (to sharpen to a point, akin to (1125) through the idea of scratching)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
CharaxNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khar'-ax   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a pale or stake, a palisade
  2. a palisade or rampart
    1. pales between which earth, stones, trees, and timbers are heaped and packed together
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
barricade 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Luke1


Total1
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 Charax". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.