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Chrio

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5548 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
crioprobably akin to (5530) through the idea of contact
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Chrio9:493,1322
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khree'-o Verb
Definition
  1. to anoint
    1. consecrating Jesus to the Messianic office, and furnishing him with the necessary powers for its administration
    2. enduing Christians with the gifts of the Holy Spirit
NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
anointed 5
NAS Verse Count
Luke1
Acts2
2 Corinthians1
Hebrews1


Total5
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 Chrio". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.