Stephanos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4735 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
stefanoßfrom an apparently primary stepho (to twine or wreathe)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Stephanos7:615,1078
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
stef'-an-os Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. a crown
    1. a mark of royal or (in general) exalted rank
      1. the wreath or garland which was given as a prize to victors in public games
    2. metaph. the eternal blessedness which will be given as a prize to the genuine servants of God and Christ: the crown (wreath) which is the reward of the righteousness
    3. that which is an ornament and honour to one
NAS Word Usage - Total: 18
crown 14, crowns 3, wreath 1
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Mark1
John2
1 Corinthians1
Philippians1
1 Thessalonians1
2 Timothy1
James1
1 Peter1
Revelation8


Total18
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 Stephanos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.