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Leukos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3022  
Original WordWord Origin
leukoßfrom luke ("light")
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Leukos4:241,530
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
lyoo-kos'   Adjective
 Definition
  1. light, bright, brilliant
    1. brilliant from whiteness, (dazzling) white
      1. of the garments of angels, and of those exalted to the splendour of the heavenly state
      2. shining or white garments worn on festive or state occasions
      3. of white garments as the sign of innocence and purity of the soul
    2. dead white
      1. of the whitening colour of ripening grain
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 25
white 25
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew3
Mark2
Luke1
John2
Acts1
Revelation14


Total23
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 Leukos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.