The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3454 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
muqoßperhaps from the same as (3453) (through the idea of tuition)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
moo'-thos   Noun Masculine
  1. a speech, word, saying
  2. a narrative, story
    1. a true narrative
    2. a fiction, a fable
      1. an invention, a falsehood
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
fables 1, myths 3, tales 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Timothy2
2 Timothy1
2 Peter1

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