Kleptes

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2812 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
klepteßfrom (2813)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Kleptes3:754,441
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
klep'-tace Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. an embezzler, pilferer
    1. the name is transferred to false teachers, who do not care to instruct men, but abuse their confidence for their own gain
NAS Word Usage - Total: 16
thief 12, thieves 4
NAS Verse Count
Matthew3
Luke2
John4
1 Corinthians1
1 Thessalonians2
1 Peter1
2 Peter1
Revelation2


Total16
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 Kleptes". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.