The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3355 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
metreteßfrom (3354)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
met-ray-tace' Noun Masculine
  1. a measurer, the name of a utensil known as a amphora, which is a species of measure used for liquids and containing somewhat less the nine English gallons or about (40 l)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
gallons 1
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 Metretes". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.