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Katharismos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2512  
Original WordWord Origin
kaqarismoßfrom (2511)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Katharismos3:429,381
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kath-ar-is-mos'   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a cleansing, purification, a ritual purgation or washing
    1. of the washing of the Jews before and after their meals
    2. of levitical purification of women after childbirth
    3. a cleansing from the guilt of sins wrought by the expiatory sacrifice of Christ
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 7
cleansing 2, purification 5
 
NAS Verse Count
Mark1
Luke2
John2
Hebrews1
2 Peter1


Total7
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 Katharismos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.