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The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1078  
Original WordWord Origin
genesißfrom the same as (1074)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ghen'-es-is   Noun Feminine
  1. source, origin
    1. a book of one's lineage, i.e. in which his ancestry or progeny are enumerated
  2. used of birth, nativity
  3. of that which follows origin, viz. existence, life
    1. the wheel of life (Jas 3:
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
birth 2, genealogy 1, life 1, natural 1
NAS Verse Count

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