Elaion

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1637  
Original WordWord Origin
elaionfrom the same as (1636)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Elaion2:470,221
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
el'-ah-yon   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. olive oil
    1. for fuel for lamps
    2. for healing the sick
    3. for anointing the head and body at feasts
    4. mentioned among articles of commerce
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 11
oil 10, olive oil 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew3
Mark1
Luke3
Hebrews1
James1
Revelation2


Total11
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 Elaion". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.