The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3941 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
paroikoßfrom (3844) and (3624)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
par'-oy-kos Adjective
  1. dwelling near, neighbouring
  2. in the NT, a stranger, a foreigner, one who lives in a place without the right of citizenship
  3. metaph.
    1. without citizenship in God's kingdom
    2. one who lives on earth as a stranger, a sojourner on the earth
    3. of Christians whose home is in heaven
NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
alien 1, aliens 3
NAS Verse Count
1 Peter1

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