The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2463 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
irißperhaps from (2046) (as a symbol of the female messenger of the pagan deities)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ee'-ris   Noun Feminine
  1. a rainbow
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
rainbow 2
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 Iris". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.