Kraspedon

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2899 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
kraspedonof uncertain derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Kraspedon3:904,466
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kras'-ped-on Noun Neuter
Definition
  1. the extremity or prominent part of a thing, edge, skirt, margin
    1. the fringe of a garment
    2. in the NT a little appendage hanging down from the edge of the mantle or cloak, made of twisted wool
    3. a tassel, tuft: the Jews had such appendages attached to their mantles to remind them of the law
NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
fringe 4, tassels 1
NAS Verse Count
Matthew3
Mark1
Luke1


Total5
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 Kraspedon". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.