The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3191 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
meletaofrom a presumed derivative of (3199)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
mel-et-ah'-o   Verb
  1. to care for, attend to carefully, practise
  2. to meditate i.e. to devise, contrive
    1. used of the Greeks of the meditative pondering and the practice of orators and rhetoricians
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
devise 1, take pains 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Timothy1

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