Paideia

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3809  
Original WordWord Origin
paideiafrom (3811)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Paideia5:596,753
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pahee-di'-ah   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. the whole training and education of children (which relates to the cultivation of mind and morals, and employs for this purpose now commands and admonitions, now reproof and punishment) It also includes the training and care of the body
  2. whatever in adults also cultivates the soul, esp. by correcting mistakes and curbing passions.
    1. instruction which aims at increasing virtue
    2. chastisement, chastening, (of the evils with which God visits men for their amendment)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
discipline 5, training 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Ephesians1
2 Timothy1
Hebrews4


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 Paideia". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.