Bethesda

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 964 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
beqesdaof Aramaic origin [cf (01004) and (02617)]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
BethesdaNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
bay-thes-dah' Noun Location
Definition
Bethesda = "house of mercy" or "flowing water"
  1. the name of a pool near the sheep-gate at Jerusalem, whose waters had curative powers
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
Bethesda 1
NAS Verse Count
John1


Total1
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 Bethesda". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.