Gumnasia

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1129 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
gumnasiafrom (1128)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Gumnasia1:775,133
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
goom-nas-ee'-ah Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. the exercise of the body in a palaestra or school of athletics
  2. any exercise whatever
    1. the exercise of conscientiousness relative to the body such as is characteristic of ascetics and consists in abstinence from matrimony and certain kinds of food
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
discipline 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Timothy1


Total1
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 Gumnasia". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.