The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4424 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ptolemaißfrom Ptolemaios (Ptolemy, after whom it was named)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ptol-em-ah-is' Noun Location
Ptolemais or Accho = "warlike"
  1. a maritime city of Phoenicia, which got its name, apparently, from Ptolemy Lathyrus, who captured it 103 BC, and rebuilt it more beautifully
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
Ptolemais 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 Ptolemais". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.