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Ektenos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1619  
Original WordWord Origin
ektenoßfrom (1618)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
EktenosNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ek-ten-oce'   Adverb
 Definition
  1. earnestly, fervently, intensely
From a verb which means to "stretch out the hand.", thus it means tobe stretched out -- earnest, resolute, tense.
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
fervently 3
 
NAS Verse Count
Luke1
Acts1
1 Peter1


Total3
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 Ektenos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.