Kleis

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2807 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
kleißfrom (2808)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Kleis3:744,439
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
klice Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. a key
    1. since the keeper of the keys has the power to open and to shut
    2. metaph. in the NT to denote power and authority of various kinds
NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
key 4, keys 2
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Luke1
Revelation4


Total6
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 Kleis". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.