Phrear

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5421  
Original WordWord Origin
frearof uncertain derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
PhrearNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
freh'-ar   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. a well
  2. the pit of the abyss (because the nether world is thought to increase in size the further it extends from the surface of the earth and so resemble a cistern, the orifice of which is narrow)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 7
pit 4, well 3
 
NAS Verse Count
Luke1
John2
Revelation2


Total5
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 Phrear". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.