The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5084 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
teresißfrom (5083)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
tay'-ray-sis Noun Feminine
  1. a watching
    1. of prisoners
    2. a place where prisoners are kept, a prison
  2. a keeping
    1. complying with, obeying
NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
jail 2, keeping 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Corinthians1

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 Teresis". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.