The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2823 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
klibanoßof uncertain derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
klib'-an-os Noun Masculine
  1. a clibanus, a earthen vessel for baking bread. It was broader at the bottom than above at the orifice, and when sufficiently heated by a fire kindled within, the dough was baked by being spread upon the outside. [but according to others, the dough was baked by being placed inside and the fire or coals outside, the vessel being perforated with small holes that the heat might better penetrate.
  2. a furnace, oven
NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
furnace 2
NAS Verse Count

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