The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 945 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
battologeofrom Battos (a proverbial stammerer) and (3056)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
bat-tol-og-eh'-o Verb
  1. to stammer
  2. to repeat the same things over and over, to use many idle words, to babble, prate. Some suppose the word derived from Battus, a king of Cyrene, who is said to have stuttered; others from Battus, an author of tedious and wordy poems.
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
use meaningless repetition 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 Battologeo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.