Pechus

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4083  
Original WordWord Origin
pecußof uncertain affinity
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
PechusNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pay'-khoos   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a cubit
  2. a measure of length equal to distance from the joint of the elbow to the tip of the middle finger (i.e. about 18 inches, (.5 m) but its precise length varied and is disputed)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
hour 2, yards 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Luke1
John1
Revelation1


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