Dekate

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1181  
Original WordWord Origin
dekatefeminine of (1182)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
DekateNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
dek-at'-ay   Adjective
 Definition
  1. a tenth part of anything, a tithe
    1. the tenth party of booty taken from an enemy
    2. the tithes of fruits of the earth and of flocks, which by the law of Moses were presented to the Levites in the congregation of Israel
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
tenth 1, tenth part 1, tithes 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Hebrews4


Total4
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 Dekate". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.