Kananites

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2581 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
kananiteßof Aramaic origin, cf (07067)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KananitesNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kan-an-ee'-tace Noun Masculine
Definition
Canaanite = "zealous"
  1. the surname of apostle Simon, otherwise known as "Simon Zelotes"
NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
Zealot 2
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Mark1


Total2
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 Kananites". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.