Kletos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2822 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
kletoßfrom the same as (2821)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Kletos3:494,394
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
klay-tos' Adjective
Definition
  1. called, invited (to a banquet)
    1. invited (by God in the proclamation of the Gospel) to obtain eternal salvation in the kingdom through Christ
    2. called to (the discharge of) some office
      1. divinely selected and appointed
NAS Word Usage - Total: 10
called 9, calling 1
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Romans4
1 Corinthians3
Jude1
Revelation1


Total10
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 Kletos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.