The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1044 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
gaggrainafrom graino (to gnaw)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
gang'-grahee-nah Noun Feminine
  1. a gangrene, a disease by which any part of the body suffering from inflammation becomes so corrupted that, unless a remedy be seasonably applied, the evil continually spreads, attacks other parts, and at last eats away the bones
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
gangrene 1
NAS Verse Count
2 Timothy1

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