The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2659 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
katavnuxißfrom (2660)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kat-an'-oox-is Noun Feminine
  1. a pricking, piercing
  2. severe sorrow, extreme grief
  3. insensibility or torpor of mind, such as extreme grief easily produces
    1. hence a "spirit of stupor", which renders their souls torpid so insensible that they are not affected at all by the offer made them of salvation through the Messiah
King James Word Usage - Total: 1
slumber 1
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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 Katanuxis". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .