Kalos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2570  
Original WordWord Origin
kaloßof uncertain affinity
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Kalos3:536,402
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kal-os'   Adjective
 Definition
  1. beautiful, handsome, excellent, eminent, choice, surpassing, precious, useful, suitable, commendable, admirable
    1. beautiful to look at, shapely, magnificent
    2. good, excellent in its nature and characteristics, and therefore well adapted to its ends
      1. genuine, approved
      2. precious
      3. joined to names of men designated by their office, competent, able, such as one ought to be
      4. praiseworthy, noble
    3. beautiful by reason of purity of heart and life, and hence praiseworthy
      1. morally good, noble
    4. honourable, conferring honour
    5. affecting the mind agreeably, comforting and confirming
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 100
beautiful 1, better 5, better* 2, commendable manner 1, excellent 1, fair 1, fine 2, good 79, high 1, honest 1, honorable 1, right thing 1, sound 1, treasure* 1, what is right 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew20
Mark11
Luke7
John5
Romans5
1 Corinthians5
2 Corinthians2
Galatians2
1 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy14
2 Timothy3
Titus4
Hebrews5
James3
1 Peter2


Total89
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 Kalos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.