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Polis

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4172  
Original WordWord Origin
polißprobably from the same as (4171), or perhaps from (4183)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Polis6:516,906
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pol'-is   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. a city
    1. one's native city, the city in which one lives
    2. the heavenly Jerusalem
      1. the abode of the blessed in heaven
      2. of the visible capital in the heavenly kingdom, to come down to earth after the renovation of the world by fire
    3. the inhabitants of a city
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 162
cities 20, city 142
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew25
Mark8
Luke36
John8
Acts41
Romans1
2 Corinthians2
Titus1
Hebrews4
James1
2 Peter1
Jude1
Revelation24


Total153
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 Polis". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.