The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4756 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
stratiafrom a derivative of stratos (an army from the base of (4766), as encamped)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
strat-ee'-ah Noun Feminine
  1. an army, band of soldiers
  2. in the NT, the hosts of heaven
    1. troops of angels
    2. the heavenly bodies, stars of heaven (so called on account of their number and their order)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
host 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 Stratia". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.