Neokoros

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3511  
Original WordWord Origin
neokoroßfrom a form of (3485) and koreo (to sweep)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
NeokorosNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
neh-o-kor'-os   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. one who sweeps and cleans a temple
  2. one who has charge of a temple, to keep and adorn it, a sacristan
  3. the worshipper of a deity
    1. word appears from coins still extant, it was an honourary title [temple-keeper or temple-warden] of certain cities, esp. in Asia Minor, or in which some special worship of some deity or even some deified human ruler had been established; used of Ephesus
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
guardian of the temple 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Acts1


Total1
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 Neokoros". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.