The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1040 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
bussoßof Hebrew origin (0948)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
boos'-sos Noun Feminine
  1. byssus, a species of Egyptian flax
  2. linen made from byssus, very costly, delicate, soft, white and also of a yellow colour
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
fine linen 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 Bussos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.