Psithurismos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5587 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
yiqurismoßfrom a derivative of psithos (a whisper
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Psithurismosby implication, a slander, probably akin to 5574)
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
psith-oo-ris-mos' Masculine Neuter
Definition
  1. a whispering, i.e. secret slandering
  2. of the magical murmuring of a charmer of snakes
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
gossip 1
NAS Verse Count
2 Corinthians1


Total1
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 Psithurismos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.