Nomos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3551  
Original WordWord Origin
nomoßfrom a primary nemo (to parcel out, especially food or grazing to animals)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Nomos4:1022,646
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
nom'-os   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. anything established, anything received by usage, a custom, a law, a command
    1. of any law whatsoever
      1. a law or rule producing a state approved of God 1a
    2. by the observance of which is approved of God
      1. a precept or injunction
      2. the rule of action prescribed by reason
    3. of the Mosaic law, and referring, acc. to the context. either to the volume of the law or to its contents
    4. the Christian religion: the law demanding faith, the moral instruction given by Christ, esp. the precept concerning love
    5. the name of the more important part (the Pentateuch), is put for the entire collection of the sacred books of the OT
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 196
Law 193, laws 2, principle 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew8
Luke9
John13
Acts18
Romans50
1 Corinthians6
Galatians25
Ephesians1
Philippians3
1 Timothy2
Hebrews13
James7


Total155
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 Nomos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.