The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3965 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
patriaa derivative of (3962)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pat-ree-ah' Noun Feminine
  1. lineage running back to some progenitor, ancestry
  2. a nation or tribe
    1. a group of families, all those who in a given people lay claim to a common origin
    2. the Israelites which distributed into twelve tribes, descended from the twelve sons of Jacob, these were divided into families which were divided into houses
  3. family, in a wider sense, nation, people
NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
families 1, family 2
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 Patria". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.