Entaphiazo

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1779 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
entafiazofrom a compound of (1722) and (5028)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
EntaphiazoNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
en-taf-ee-ad'-zo Verb
Definition
  1. to prepare a body for burial, by the use of every requisite provision and funeral adornment, that is, baths, vestments, flowers, wreathes, perfumes, libations, etc.
  2. to lay out a corpse
NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
burial 1, prepare...for burial 1
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
John1


Total2
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 Entaphiazo". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.