Pharmakeia

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5331 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
farmakeiafrom (5332)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
PharmakeiaNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
far-mak-i'-ah Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. the use or the administering of drugs
  2. poisoning
  3. sorcery, magical arts, often found in connection with idolatry and fostered by it
  4. metaph. the deceptions and seductions of idolatry
NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
sorceries 1, sorcery 2
NAS Verse Count
Galatians1
Revelation2


Total3
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 Pharmakeia". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.