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The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4526  
Original WordWord Origin
sakkoßof Hebrew origin (08242)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sak'-kos   Noun Masculine
  1. a sack
    1. a receptacle for holding or carrying various things, as money, food, etc.
    2. a course cloth, a dark course stuff made especially from the hair of animals
    3. a garment of the like material, and clinging to the person like a sack, which was wont to be worn (or drawn over the tunic instead of the cloak or mantle) by mourners, penitents, suppliants and also by those who like the Hebrew prophets, lead an austere life
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
sackcloth 4
NAS Verse Count

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