Paroikos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3941  
Original WordWord Origin
paroikoßfrom (3844) and (3624)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Paroikos5:841,788
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
par'-oy-kos   Adjective
 Definition
  1. dwelling near, neighbouring
  2. in the NT, a stranger, a foreigner, one who lives in a place without the right of citizenship
  3. metaph.
    1. without citizenship in God's kingdom
    2. one who lives on earth as a stranger, a sojourner on the earth
    3. of Christians whose home is in heaven
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
alien 1, aliens 3
 
NAS Verse Count
Acts2
Ephesians1
1 Peter1


Total4
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 Paroikos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.