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Pleroma

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4138 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
pleromafrom (4137)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Pleroma6:298,867
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
play'-ro-mah Noun Neuter
Definition
  1. that which is (has been) filled
    1. a ship inasmuch as it is filled (i.e. manned) with sailors, rowers, and soldiers
    2. in the NT, the body of believers, as that which is filled with the presence, power, agency, riches of God and of Christ
  2. that which fills or with which a thing is filled
    1. of those things which a ship is filled, freight and merchandise, sailors, oarsmen, soldiers
    2. completeness or fulness of time
  3. fulness, abundance
  4. a fulfilling, keeping
NAS Word Usage - Total: 17
all...contains 1, fulfillment 2, full 2, fullness 10, patch 2
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Mark3
John1
Romans4
1 Corinthians1
Galatians1
Ephesians4
Colossians2


Total17
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 Pleroma". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.