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Chrusoprasos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5556  
Original WordWord Origin
crusoprasoßfrom (5557) and prason (a leek)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChrusoprasosNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khroo-sop'-ras-os   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. chrysoprasus is a stone of green colour, inclined to that of gold, from whence it has its name; for this is agate in the breast plate, which was Naphtali's stone. (Gill)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
chrysoprase 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Revelation1


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