Metron

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3358  
Original WordWord Origin
metronan apparently primary word
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Metron4:632,590
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
met'-ron   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. measure, an instrument for measuring
    1. a vessel for receiving and determining the quantity of things, whether dry or liquid
    2. a graduated staff for measuring, a measuring rod
    3. proverbially, the rule or standard of judgment
  2. determined extent, portion measured off, measure or limit
    1. the required measure, the due, fit, measure
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 14
measure 8, measurements 1, proper 1, standard 4
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew2
Mark1
Luke1
John1
Acts1
Romans1
2 Corinthians1
Ephesians3
Revelation1


Total12
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 Metron". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.