Semeion

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4592 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
semeionfrom a presumed derivative of the base of (4591)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Semeion7:200,1015
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
say-mi'-on Noun Neuter
Definition
  1. a sign, mark, token
    1. that by which a person or a thing is distinguished from others and is known
    2. a sign, prodigy, portent, i.e. an unusual occurrence, transcending the common course of nature
      1. of signs portending remarkable events soon to happen
      2. of miracles and wonders by which God authenticates the men sent by him, or by which men prove that the cause they are pleading is God's
NAS Word Usage - Total: 77
distinguishing mark 1, miracle 2, sign 35, signs 39
NAS Verse Count
Matthew9
Mark6
Luke9
John17
Acts13
Romans2
1 Corinthians2
2 Corinthians1
2 Thessalonians2
Hebrews1
Revelation7


Total69
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 Semeion". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.