Geenna

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1067 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
geennaof Hebrew origin (01516) and (02011)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Geenna1:657,113
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
gheh'-en-nah Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. Hell is the place of the future punishment call "Gehenna" or "Gehenna of fire". This was originally the valley of Hinnom, south of Jerusalem, where the filth and dead animals of the city were cast out and burned; a fit symbol of the wicked and their future destruction.
NAS Word Usage - Total: 12
hell 12
NAS Verse Count
Matthew7
Mark3
Luke1
James1


Total12
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 Geenna". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.