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Poterion

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4221  
Original WordWord Origin
poterionof a derivative of the alternate of (4095)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Poterion6:148,841
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pot-ay'-ree-on   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. a cup, a drinking vessel
  2. metaph. one's lot or experience, whether joyous or adverse, divine appointments, whether favourable or unfavourable, are likened to a cup which God presents one to drink: so of prosperity and adversity
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 31
cup 30, cups 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew7
Mark6
Luke4
John1
1 Corinthians6
Revelation4


Total28
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 Poterion". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.