Kriterion

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2922 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
kriterionfrom a presumed derivative of (2923)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Kriterion3:943,469
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kree-tay'-ree-on Noun Neuter
Definition
  1. the instrument or means of trying or judging anything
    1. the rule by which one judges
  2. the place where judgment is given
    1. the tribunal of a judge
    2. a bench of judges
  3. the matter judged, thing to be decided, suit, case
NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
court 1, law courts 2
NAS Verse Count
1 Corinthians2
James1


Total3
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 Kriterion". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.