Peinao

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3983 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
peinaofrom the same as (3993) (through the idea of pinching toil; "pine")
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Peinao6:12,820
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pi-nah'-o Verb
Definition
  1. to hunger, be hungry
    1. to suffer want
    2. to be needy
  2. metaph. to crave ardently, to seek with eager desire
NAS Word Usage - Total: 23
going hungry 1, hunger 4, hungry 18
NAS Verse Count
Matthew9
Mark2
Luke5
John1
Romans1
1 Corinthians3
Philippians1
Revelation1


Total23
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 Peinao". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.