Kleio

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2808  
Original WordWord Origin
kleioa primary verb
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KleioNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kli'-o   Verb
 Definition
  1. to shut, shut up
  2. metaph.
    1. to cause the heavens to withhold rain
    2. to shut up compassion so that it is like a thing inaccessible to one, to be devoid of pity towards one
    3. to obstruct the entrance into the kingdom of heaven
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 16
close 1, closed 1, closes 1, locked 1, shut 11, shuts 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew3
Luke2
John2
Acts2
1 John1
Revelation5


Total15
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 Kleio". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.