Koniao

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2867  
Original WordWord Origin
koniaofrom konia (dust, by analogy, lime)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Koniao3:827,453
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kon-ee-ah'-o   Verb
 Definition
  1. to cover with lime, plaster over, whitewash
    1. the Jews were accustomed to whitewash the entrances to their sepulchres, as a warning against defilement by touching them
    2. term applied to a hypocrite who conceals his malice under an outward assumption of piety
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
whitewashed 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Acts1


Total2
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 Koniao". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.