Smurna

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4666 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
smurnaapparently strengthened for (3464)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Smurna7:457,1055
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
smoor'-nah Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. myrrh, a bitter gum and costly perfume which exudes from a certain tree or shrub in Arabia and Ethiopia, or is obtained by incisions made in the bark: as an antiseptic it was used for embalming
NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
myrrh 2
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
John1


Total2
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 Smurna". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.