Kaleo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2564  
Original WordWord Origin
kaleoakin to the base of (2753)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Kaleo3:487,394
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kal-eh'-o   Verb
 Definition
  1. to call
    1. to call aloud, utter in a loud voice
    2. to invite
  2. to call i.e. to name, by name
    1. to give a name to
      1. to receive the name of, receive as a name
      2. to give some name to one, call his name
    2. to be called i.e. to bear a name or title (among men)
    3. to salute one by name
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 147
call 13, called 99, calling 2, calls 7, give 1, invite 2, invited 15, invited guests 1, invites 1, name given 1, named 2, so-called 1, summoned 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew24
Mark4
Luke39
John2
Acts18
Romans7
1 Corinthians10
Galatians4
Ephesians2
Colossians1
1 Thessalonians3
2 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy1
2 Timothy1
Hebrews6
James1
1 Peter6
2 Peter1
1 John1
Revelation7


Total139
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 Kaleo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.