The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3065 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
loukaßcontracted from Latin Lucanus
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
loo-kas' Noun Masculine
Luke or Lucus = "light-giving"
  1. a Gentile Christian, the companion of Paul in preaching the gospel and on his many journeys; he was a physician and author of the book of Luke and Acts in the NT
NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
Luke 3
NAS Verse Count
2 Timothy1

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