Perikephalaia

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4030  
Original WordWord Origin
perikefalaiafrom a compound of (4012) and (2776)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Perikephalaia5:314,702
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
per-ee-kef-al-ah'-yah   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. a helmet
  2. metaph.
    1. the protection of the soul which consists in (the hope of) salvation
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
helmet 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Ephesians1
1 Thessalonians1


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