The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1357 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
diorqosißfrom a compound of (1223) and a derivative of (3717), meaning to straighten thoroughly
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
dee-or'-tho-sis   Noun Feminine
  1. in a physical sense, a making straight, restoring to its natural and normal condition something which in some way protrudes or has got out of line, as broken or misshapen limbs
  2. of acts and institutions, reformation
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
reforms 1
NAS Verse Count

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