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The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4050 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
perisseivafrom (4052)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
per-is-si'-ah Noun Feminine
  1. abundance, superabundantly, superfluously
  2. superiority, preference, pre-eminence
  3. gain, profit
  4. residue, remains: the wickedness remaining over in a Christian from his state prior to conversion
Used by the Greeks to describe the excess wax in their ears.
King James Word Usage - Total: 4
abundance 2, abundantly 1, superfluity 1
KJV Verse Count
2 Corinthians2

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 Perisseia". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .

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