Paphos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3974  
Original WordWord Origin
pafoßof uncertain derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
PaphosNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
paf'-os   Noun Location
 Definition
Paphos = "boiling or hot"
  1. a maritime city on the west end of Cyprus, with a harbour. It was the residence of a Roman proconsul. "Old Paphos" was noted for the worship and shrine of Venus (Aphrodite) and lay some 7 miles (10 km) to the south-east of it.
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
Paphos 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Acts2


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