Kubeia

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2940 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
kubeiafrom kubos (a "cube", i.e. die for playing)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KubeiaNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
koo-bi'-ah Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. dice playing
  2. metaph. the deception of men, because dice players sometimes cheated and defrauded their fellow players
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
trickery 1
NAS Verse Count
Ephesians1


Total1
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 Kubeia". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.