Chrisma

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5545 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
crismafrom (5548)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Chrisma9:493,1322
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khris'-mah   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. anything smeared on, unguent, ointment, usually prepared by the Hebrews from oil and aromatic herbs. Anointing was the inaugural ceremony for priests
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
anointing 3
 
NAS Verse Count
1 John2


Total2
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 Chrisma". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.