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Dioskouroi

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1359  
Original WordWord Origin
dioskouroifrom the alternate of (2203) and a form of the base of (2877)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
DioskouroiNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
dee-os'-koo-roy   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. Castor and Pollux, were the twin sons of Jupiter and Leda, and were regarded as the tutelary divinities of sailors
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
Twin brothers 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 Dioskouroi". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.