The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 425 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
anesißfrom (447)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
an'-es-is Noun Feminine
  1. a loosening, relaxing
    1. spoken of a more tolerable condition in captivity, to be held in less vigorous confinement
    2. relief, rest, from persecutions
NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
ease 1, freedom 1, relief 1, rest 2
NAS Verse Count
2 Corinthians3
2 Thessalonians1

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