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The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4623  
Original WordWord Origin
siopaofrom siope (silence, i.e. a hush, properly, muteness, i.e. involuntary stillness, or inability to speak, and thus differing from (4602), which is rather a voluntary refusal or indisposition to speak, although the terms are often used synonymously)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
see-o-pah'-o   Verb
  1. to be silent, hold one's peace
    1. used of one's silence because dumb
  2. metaph. of a calm, quiet sea
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 10
become silent 1, hush 1, kept silent 4, quiet 2, silent 2
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 Siopao". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.