Nikolaites

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3531  
Original WordWord Origin
nikolaiteßfrom (3532)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
NikolaitesNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
nik-ol-ah-ee'-tace   Noun Masculine
 Definition
Nicolaitans = "destruction of people"
  1. a sect mentioned in Rev. 2:6,15, who were charged with holding the error of Balaam, casting a stumbling block before the church of God by upholding the liberty of eating things sacrificed to idols as well as committing fornication
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
Nicolaitans 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Revelation2


Total2
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 Nikolaites". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.