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The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5459  
Original WordWord Origin
fosforoßfrom (5457) and (5342)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
foce-for'-os   Adjective
  1. light bringing, giving light
  2. the planet Venus, the morning star, day star
  3. metaph. Christ
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
morning star 1
NAS Verse Count
2 Peter1

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