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Phthora

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5356 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
fqorafrom (5351)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phthora9:93,1259
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
fthor-ah' Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. corruption, destruction, perishing
    1. that which is subject to corruption, what is perishable
    2. in the Christian sense, eternal misery in hell
  2. in the NT, in an ethical sense, corruption i.e. moral decay
NAS Word Usage - Total: 9
corruption 4, destruction 1, killed 1, perish 1, perishable 2
NAS Verse Count
Romans1
1 Corinthians2
Galatians1
Colossians1
2 Peter3


Total8
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 Phthora". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.