Epithumia

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1939 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
epiqumiafrom (1937)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Epithumia3:168,339
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-ee-thoo-mee'-ah Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. desire, craving, longing, desire for what is forbidden, lust
NAS Word Usage - Total: 38
coveting 2, desire 4, desires 8, earnestly 1, impulses 1, long 1, lust 5, lustful 1, lusts 15
NAS Verse Count
Mark1
Luke1
John1
Romans5
Galatians2
Ephesians2
Philippians1
Colossians1
1 Thessalonians2
1 Timothy1
2 Timothy3
Titus2
James2
1 Peter4
2 Peter4
1 John2
Jude2
Revelation1


Total37
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 Epithumia". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.