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Pergamos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4010  
Original WordWord Origin
pergamoßfrom (4444)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
PergamosNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
per'-gam-os   Noun Location
 Definition
Pergamos = "height or elevation"
  1. a city of Mysia Minor, in Asia Minor, the seat of the dynasties of Attalus and Eumenes, famous for its temple of Aesculapius and the invention and manufacture of parchment. The river Selinus flowed through it and the Cetius ran past it. It was the birthplace of the physician Galen, and had a great royal library. It had a Christian church.
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
Pergamum 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Revelation2


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