Porneia

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4202  
Original WordWord Origin
porneiafrom (4203)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Porneia6:579,918
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
por-ni'-ah   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. illicit sexual intercourse
    1. adultery, fornication, homosexuality, lesbianism, intercourse with animals etc.
    2. sexual intercourse with close relatives; Lev. 18
    3. sexual intercourse with a divorced man or woman; Mk. 10:11,
  2. metaph. the worship of idols
    1. of the defilement of idolatry, as incurred by eating the sacrifices offered to idols
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 25
fornication 4, fornications 2, immoralities 1, immorality 16, sexual immorality 1, unchastity 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew3
Mark1
John1
Acts3
1 Corinthians4
2 Corinthians1
Galatians1
Ephesians1
Colossians1
1 Thessalonians1
Revelation7


Total24
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 Porneia". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.