Euonumos

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2176 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
euonumoßfrom (2095) and (3686)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
EuonumosNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
yoo-o'-noo-mos Adjective
Definition
  1. of good name and of good omen
    1. in the latter sense used in taking auguries; but those omens were euphemistically called "euonumos" which in fact were regarded as unlucky, i.e. which came from the left, sinister omens, (for which a good name was desired)
  2. left, on the left hand
NAS Word Usage - Total: 9
left 9
NAS Verse Count
Matthew5
Mark2
Acts1
Revelation1


Total9
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 Euonumos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.