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Paropsis

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3953  
Original WordWord Origin
paroyißfrom (3844) and the base of (3795)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ParopsisNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
par-op-sis'   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. a side dish, a dish of dainties or choice food suited not so much to satisfy as to gratify the appetite
    1. a side accompaniment of the more solid food
  2. the dish itself in which the delicacies are served up
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
dish 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew2


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