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Koilia

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2836  
Original WordWord Origin
koiliafrom koilos ("hollow")
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Koilia3:786,446
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
koy-lee'-ah   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. the whole belly, the entire cavity
    1. the upper [i.e. stomach] and the lower belly are distinguished
  2. the lower belly, the lower region, the receptacle of the excrement
  3. the gullet
    1. to be given up to the pleasures of the palate, to gluttony
  4. the womb, the place where the foetus is conceived and nourished until birth
    1. of the uterus of animals
  5. the innermost part of a man, the soul, heart as the seat of thought, feeling, choice
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 23
appetite 1, appetites 1, belly 1, innermost being 1, stomach 7, womb 11, wombs 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew3
Mark1
Luke8
John2
Acts2
Romans1
1 Corinthians1
Galatians1
Philippians1
Revelation2


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 Koilia". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.