The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1942 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
epikalumafrom (1943)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ep-ee-kal'-oo-mah Noun Neuter
  1. a covering, veil
  2. metaph. a pretext, cloak
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
covering 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Peter1

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