Nekros

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3498  
Original WordWord Origin
nekroßfrom an apparently primary nekus (a corpse)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Nekros4:892,627
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
nek-ros'   Adjective
 Definition
  1. properly
    1. one that has breathed his last, lifeless
    2. deceased, departed, one whose soul is in heaven or hell
    3. destitute of life, without life, inanimate
  2. metaph.
    1. spiritually dead
      1. destitute of a life that recognises and is devoted to God, because given up to trespasses and sins
      2. inactive as respects doing right
    2. destitute of force or power, inactive, inoperative
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 128
corpse 1, dead 122, dead man 3, dead men 1, dead men's 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew11
Mark7
Luke13
John8
Acts17
Romans15
1 Corinthians11
2 Corinthians1
Galatians1
Ephesians4
Philippians1
Colossians3
1 Thessalonians2
2 Timothy2
Hebrews7
James2
1 Peter4
Revelation11


Total120
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 Nekros". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.