Therion

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2342  
Original WordWord Origin
qeriondiminutive from the same as (2339)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Therion3:133,333
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
thay-ree'-on   Noun Neuter
 Definition
  1. an animal
  2. a wild animal, wild beast, beast
  3. metaph. a brutal, bestial man, savage, ferocious
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 45
beast 38, beasts 2, creature 2, wild beasts 3
 
NAS Verse Count
Mark1
Acts3
Titus1
Hebrews1
James1
Revelation30


Total37
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 Therion". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.