The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1545 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ekbasißfrom a compound of (1537) and the base of (939) (meaning to go out)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ek'-bas-is Noun Feminine
  1. an egress, way out, exit
    1. applied figuratively to the way of escape from temptation
  2. the issue referring to the end of one's life
    1. Heb 13:7 refers not only to end of physical life, but the manner in which they closed a well spent life as exhibited by their spirit in dying
NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
result 1, way of escape 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Corinthians1

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

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