Ktisis

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2937  
Original WordWord Origin
ktisißfrom (2936)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ktisis3:1000,481
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ktis'-is   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. the act of founding, establishing, building etc
    1. the act of creating, creation
    2. creation i.e. thing created
      1. of individual things, beings, a creature, a creation 1b
    3. anything created 1b
    4. after a rabbinical usage (by which a man converted from idolatry to Judaism was called) 1b
    5. the sum or aggregate of things created
    6. institution, ordinance
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 19
created thing 1, creation 14, creature 3, institution 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Mark3
Romans7
2 Corinthians1
Galatians1
Colossians2
Hebrews2
1 Peter1
2 Peter1
Revelation1


Total19
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 Ktisis". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.