Chrestos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5543 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
crestoßfrom (5530)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Chrestos9:483,1320
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khrase-tos' Adjective
Definition
  1. fit, fit for use, useful
    1. virtuous, good
  2. manageable
    1. mild, pleasant (as opp. to harsh, hard sharp, bitter)
    2. of things: more pleasant, of people, kind, benevolent
NAS Word Usage - Total: 7
easy 1, good 2, kind 2, kindness 2
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Luke2
Romans1
1 Corinthians1
Ephesians1
1 Peter1


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