Spermologos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4691 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
spermologoßfrom (4690) and (3004)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
SpermologosNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sper-mol-og'-os Adjective
Definition
  1. picking up seed
    1. of birds, esp. of the crow or daw that picks up grain in fields
  2. metaph.
    1. lounging about the market place and picking up a substance by whatever may chance to fall from the loads of merchandise
    2. hence, beggarly, abject, vile, (a parasite)
    3. getting a living by flattery and bufferoonery
    4. an empty talker, babbler
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
idle babbler 1
NAS Verse Count
Acts1


Total1
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 Spermologos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.