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Dei

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1163  
Original WordWord Origin
deithird person singular active present of (1210)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Dei2:21,140
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
die   Verb
 Definition
  1. it is necessary, there is need of, it behooves, is right and proper
    1. necessity lying in the nature of the case
    2. necessity brought on by circumstances or by the conduct of others toward us.
    3. necessity in reference to what is required to attain some end
    4. a necessity of law and command, of duty, equity
    5. necessity established by the counsel and decree of God, especially by that purpose of his which relates to the salvation of men by the intervention of Christ and which is disclosed in the Old Testament prophecies
      1. concerning what Christ was destined finally to undergo, his sufferings, death, resurrection, ascension
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 98
due 1, had 7, have 2, must 56, necessary 4, needed 1, ought 17, ought to 1, should 9
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew8
Mark5
Luke18
John10
Acts21
Romans3
1 Corinthians4
2 Corinthians4
Ephesians1
Colossians2
1 Thessalonians1
2 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy3
2 Timothy2
Titus2
Hebrews3
2 Peter1
Revelation8


Total97
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 Dei". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.