The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3925 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
parembolefrom a compound of (3844) and (1685)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
par-em-bol-ay' Noun Feminine
  1. an encampment
    1. the camp of Israel in the desert
      1. used for the city of Jerusalem, inasmuch as that was to the Israelites what formerly the encampment had been in the desert
      2. of the sacred congregation or assembly of Israel, as it had been gathered formerly in camps in the wilderness
    2. the barracks of the Roman soldiers, which at Jerusalem were in the castle of Antonia
  2. an army in a line of battle
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
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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 Parembole". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.