Kuma

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2949  
Original WordWord Origin
kumafrom kuo (to swell [with young], i.e bend, curve)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KumaNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
koo'-mah   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. a wave (swell) esp. of the sea or of a lake
    1. of impulse and restless men, tossed to and fro by their raging passions
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
waves 4
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew2
Mark1
Jude1


Total4
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 Kuma". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.