The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5287 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
upostasißfrom a compound of (5259) and (2476)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hoop-os'-tas-is   Noun Feminine
  1. a setting or placing under
    1. thing put under, substructure, foundation
  2. that which has foundation, is firm
    1. that which has actual existence
      1. a substance, real being
    2. the substantial quality, nature, of a person or thing
    3. the steadfastness of mind, firmness, courage, resolution
      1. confidence, firm trust, assurance
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
assurance 2, confidence 2, nature 1
NAS Verse Count
2 Corinthians2

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