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Kurios

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2962  
Original WordWord Origin
kurioßfrom kuros (supremacy)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Kurios3:1039,486
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
koo'-ree-os   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. he to whom a person or thing belongs, about which he has power of deciding; master, lord
    1. the possessor and disposer of a thing
      1. the owner; one who has control of the person, the master
      2. in the state: the sovereign, prince, chief, the Roman emperor
    2. is a title of honour expressive of respect and reverence, with which servants greet their master
    3. this title is given to: God, the Messiah
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 720
lord 10, Lord 626, Lord of lords 2, Lord's 12, lords 1, master 38, master's 3, masters 8, masters' 1, owner 6, owners 1, sir 11, sirs 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew73
Mark16
Luke96
John52
Acts102
Romans38
1 Corinthians57
2 Corinthians27
Galatians6
Ephesians25
Philippians15
Colossians13
1 Thessalonians22
2 Thessalonians20
1 Timothy6
2 Timothy14
Philemon5
Hebrews16
James13
1 Peter7
2 Peter14
Jude7
Revelation21


Total665
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 Kurios". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.