Plesion

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4139  
Original WordWord Origin
plesionneuter of a derivative of pelas (near)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Plesion6:311,872
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
play-see'-on   Adverb
 Definition
  1. a neighbour
    1. a friend
    2. any other person, and where two are concerned, the other (thy fellow man, thy neighbour), according to the Jews, any member of the Hebrew nation and commonwealth
    3. according to Christ, any other man irrespective of nation or religion with whom we live or whom we chance to meet
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 17
near 1, neighbor 16
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew3
Mark2
Luke3
John1
Acts1
Romans3
Galatians1
Ephesians1
James2


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