The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2778 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
kensoßof Latin origin
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kane'-sos Noun Masculine
  1. census (among the Romans, denoting a register and valuation of property in accordance with which taxes were paid), in the NT the tax or tribute levied on individuals and to be paid yearly. (our capitation or poll tax)
  2. the coin with which the tax is paid, tribute money
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
muzzle 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 Kensos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.