Huperoon

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5253  
Original WordWord Origin
uperoonfrom a derivative of (5228)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
HuperoonNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hoop-er-o'-on   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. the highest part of the house, the upper rooms or story where the women resided
  2. a room in the upper part of a house, sometimes built upon the flat roof of the house, whither Orientals were wont to retire in order to sup, meditate, pray
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
upper room 4
 
NAS Verse Count
Acts4


Total4
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 Huperoon". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.