Katharos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2513 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
kaqaroßof uncertain affinity
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Katharos3:413,381
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kath-ar-os' Adjective
Definition
  1. clean, pure
    1. physically
      1. purified by fire
      2. in a similitude, like a vine cleansed by pruning and so fitted to bear fruit
    2. in a levitical sense
      1. clean, the use of which is not forbidden, imparts no uncleanness
    3. ethically
      1. free from corrupt desire, from sin and guilt
      2. free from every admixture of what is false, sincere genuine
      3. blameless, innocent
      4. unstained with the guilt of anything
NAS Word Usage - Total: 26
clean 12, clear 3, innocent 1, pure 10
NAS Verse Count
Matthew3
Luke1
John3
Acts2
Romans1
1 Timothy2
2 Timothy2
Titus1
Hebrews1
James1
Revelation5


Total22
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 Katharos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.