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Lailaps

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2978  
Original WordWord Origin
lailayof uncertain derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
LailapsNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
lah'-ee-laps   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. a whirlwind, a tempestuous wind
  2. a violent attack of wind, a squall
    1. never a single gust nor a steady blowing wind, however violent, but a storm breaking forth from black thunder clouds in furious gusts, with floods of rain, and throwing everything topsy-turvy
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
fierce gale 1, gale 1, storm 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Mark1
Luke1
2 Peter1


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 Lailaps". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.