Zelos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2205  
Original WordWord Origin
zeloßfrom (2204)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Zelos2:877,297
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
dzay'-los   Noun
 Definition
  1. excitement of mind, ardour, fervour of spirit
    1. zeal, ardour in embracing, pursuing, defending anything
      1. zeal in behalf of, for a person or thing
      2. the fierceness of indignation, punitive zeal
    2. an envious and contentious rivalry, jealousy
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
zealous 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Revelation1


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 Zelos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.