The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3349 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
meteorizofrom a compound of (3326) and a collateral form of (142) or perhaps rather (109) (cf "meteor")
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
met-eh-o-rid'-zo Verb
  1. to rise up on high
    1. to put a ship [out to sea] up upon the deep
    2. to raise up fortifications
  2. metaph.
    1. to lift up one's soul, raise his spirits
      1. to buoy up with hope
      2. to inflate with pride
      3. to be elated
      4. to take one airs, be puffed up with pride
    2. by a metaphor taken from ships that are tossed about on the deep by winds and waves
      1. to cause one to waver or fluctuate in the mind
      2. to agitate or harass with cares
      3. to make anxious
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
worrying 1
NAS Verse Count

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