Saddoukaios

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4523  
Original WordWord Origin
saddoukaioßprobably from (4524)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Saddoukaios7:35,992
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sad-doo-kah'-yos   Noun Masculine
 Definition
Sadducees = "the righteous"
  1. a religious party at the time of Christ among the Jews, who denied that the oral law was a revelation of God to the Israelites, and who deemed the written law alone to be obligatory on the nation, as the divine authority. They denied the following doctrines:
    1. resurrection of the body
    2. immortality of the soul
    3. existence of spirits and angels
    4. divine predestination, affirmed free will
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 14
Sadducees 14
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew7
Mark1
Luke1
Acts5


Total14
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 Saddoukaios". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.