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Porne

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4204 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
pornefrom (4205)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Porne6:579,918
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
por'-nay Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. a woman who sells her body for sexual uses
    1. a prostitute, a harlot, one who yields herself to defilement for the sake of gain
    2. any woman indulging in unlawful sexual intercourse, whether for gain or for lust
  2. metaph. an idolatress
    1. of "Babylon" i.e. Rome, the chief seat of idolatry
NAS Word Usage - Total: 12
harlot 6, harlots 1, prostitute 2, prostitutes 3
NAS Verse Count
Matthew2
Luke1
1 Corinthians2
Hebrews1
James1
Revelation5


Total12
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 Porne". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.