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Purgos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4444  
Original WordWord Origin
purgoßapparently a primary word ("burgh")
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Purgos6:953,980
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
poor'-gos   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a tower
  2. a fortified structure rising to a considerable height, to repel a hostile attack or to enable a watchman to see in every direction
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
tower 4
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Mark1
Luke2


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 Purgos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.