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Osphus

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3751 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
osfußof uncertain affinity
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Osphus5:496,736
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
os-foos' Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. the hip (loin)
    1. to gird, gird about, the loins
  2. a loin, the (two) loins
    1. the place where the Hebrews thought the generative power (semen) resided
NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
descendants* 1, descended* 1, loins 2, waist 2
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Mark1
Acts1
Ephesians1
Hebrews2


Total6
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 Osphus". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.