Telos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5056  
Original WordWord Origin
teloßfrom a primary tello (to set out for a definite point or goal)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Telos8:49,1161
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
tel'-os   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. end
    1. termination, the limit at which a thing ceases to be (always of the end of some act or state, but not of the end of a period of time)
    2. the end
      1. the last in any succession or series
      2. eternal
    3. that by which a thing is finished, its close, issue
    4. the end to which all things relate, the aim, purpose
  2. toll, custom (i.e. indirect tax on goods)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 41
continually* 1, custom 2, customs 1, end 24, ends 2, finished 1, fulfillment 1, goal 1, outcome 6, sum 1, utmost 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew6
Mark3
Luke4
John1
Romans4
1 Corinthians3
2 Corinthians3
Philippians1
1 Thessalonians1
1 Timothy1
Hebrews5
James1
1 Peter4
Revelation3


Total40
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 Telos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.