Nous

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3563  
Original WordWord Origin
noußprobably from the base of (1097)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Nous4:951,636
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
nooce   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. the mind, comprising alike the faculties of perceiving and understanding and those of feeling, judging, determining
    1. the intellectual faculty, the understanding
    2. reason in the narrower sense, as the capacity for spiritual truth, the higher powers of the soul, the faculty of perceiving divine things, of recognising goodness and of hating evil
    3. the power of considering and judging soberly, calmly and impartially
  2. a particular mode of thinking and judging, i.e thoughts, feelings, purposes, desires
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 24
composure 1, comprehension 1, mind 20, minds 1, understanding 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Luke1
Romans6
1 Corinthians5
Ephesians2
Philippians1
Colossians1
2 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy1
2 Timothy1
Titus1
Revelation2


Total22
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 Nous". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.