Diorthosis

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
Diorthosis5:450,727
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
dee-or'-tho-sis Noun Feminine
Definition
  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
Acts1


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