Legeon

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3003  
Original WordWord Origin
legeonof Latin origin
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Legeon4:68,505
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
leg-eh-ohn'   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. a legion, a body of soldiers whose number differed at different times, and in the time of Augustus seems to have consisted of 6826 men (i.e. 6100 foot soldiers, and 726 horsemen)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
legion 1, Legion 2, legions 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Mark2
Luke1


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