Poimaino

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4165 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
poimainofrom (4166)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Poimaino6:485,901
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
poy-mah'-ee-no Verb
Definition
  1. to feed, to tend a flock, keep sheep
    1. to rule, govern
      1. of rulers
      2. to furnish pasture for food
      3. to nourish
      4. to cherish one's body, to serve the body
      5. to supply the requisites for the soul's need
NAS Word Usage - Total: 11
caring 1, rule 3, shepherd 5, tending sheep 1, tends 1
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Luke1
John1
Acts1
1 Corinthians1
1 Peter1
Jude1
Revelation4


Total11
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 Poimaino". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.