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Porphura

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4209  
Original WordWord Origin
porfuraof Latin origin
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
PorphuraNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
por-foo'-rah   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. the purple fish, a species of shell fish or mussel
  2. a fabric coloured with purple dye, a garment made from purple cloth
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
purple 3, purple robe 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Mark2
Luke1
Revelation1


Total4
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 Porphura". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.