Gallion

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1058 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
gallionof Latin origin
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
GallionNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
gal-lee'-own   Noun Masculine
 Definition
Gallio = "One who lives on milk"
  1. Junius Annaeus Gallio, the Roman proconsul of Achaia when Paul was at Corinth, 53 A.D., under the emperor Claudius. Acts 18:12. He was brother to Jucius Annaeus Seneca, the philosopher. Jerome in the Chronicle of Eusebius says that he committed suicide in 65 A.D. Winer thinks he was put to death by Nero.
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
Gallio 3
 
NAS Verse Count
Acts3


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