The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5376 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
filippoßfrom (5384) and (2462)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
fil'-ip-pos   Noun Masculine
Philip = "lover of horses"
  1. an apostle of Christ
  2. an evangelist and one of the seven deacons of the Jerusalem church
  3. tetrarch of Trachonitis, was brother to Herod Antipas, by the father's, but not by the mother's side. Philip was born of Cleopatra, of Jerusalem, and Herod of Malthace, a Samaritan: he died in the twentieth year of Tiberias, five years after his mention in Lk. 3:1. He built Caesarea Philippi. His step brother Herod Antipas, married his wife unlawfully. (Gill)
  4. see 2542, Caesarea Philippi
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 37
Philip 35, Philippi 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 Philippos". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.