The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3715 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
orexißfrom (3713)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
or'-ex-is Noun Feminine
  1. desire, longing, craving for
  2. eager desire, lust, appetite
    1. used both in a good and a bad sense, as well of natural and lawful and even of proper cravings (of appetite for food), also of corrupt and unlawful desires
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
desire 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 Orexis". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.