The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 57 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
agnostoßfrom (1) (as negative particle) and (1110)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ag'-noce-tos' Adjective
  1. unknown, forgotten
Epimenides, a certain Cretan, came to Athens to stop a plague. Heoffered a sheep on alters the born no name of no god but to the"unknown god". At least one of the alters survived to Paul's day.
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
unknown 1
NAS Verse Count

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