Statement of Faith | Tell a Friend about Us | Color Scheme:    
Sunday, January 21, 2007

Join Now!  |  Login
  Our Sponsors

• Download New InstaVerse Free

• Master's Divinity School

• Publish Your Book

• Meet Christian Singles
Photos & Profiles

• Accredited Online Degree

• Discount Homeschool Materials

• Spice up your Sermons

• Out of Print Music

 
  Multi-Lingual
   Choose language
 
 
  Weekly Columns

• Greek Thoughts

• Girl Meets God

• Word from Scotland

• Kids Talk About God

• Quiet Time

• Family Blueprint

• Dose of Truth

• Single Minded

• The Focus

• Relevant Reflections

• Homeschool Helps

• Chip Shots

• Difficult Sayings

• The Way

• Today's Little Lift

• Aramaic Thoughts

• Point of Reference

• Refreshment in Refuge

• 10 Minutes Peace

• Hebrew Thoughts

 
  Study Resources

• What's New!!!

• Interlinear Bible

• Parallel Bible

• Daily Reading Plan

• Devotionals

• Commentaries

• Concordances

• Dictionaries

• Encyclopedias

• Lexicons

• History

• Sermon Essentials

• Audio Resources

• Religious Artwork

 
  SL Forums

• Weekly Question

• Apologetic Forum

• Christian Living

• Ministry Forum

• Evangelism Forum

• Passage Forum

• Help Forum

 
  Other Resources

• Advertise with SL

• FREE Resources

• Information

• Set Preferences

• Font Resources

• Contacting SL

 

 

Home > Lexicons > Greek Lexicon

The New Testament Greek Lexicon

Search This Resource
  
Choose a letter below to
browse the alphabetical list:
a b g d e z h q
i k l m n c o p
r s t u f x y w
 
Get The Fonts
 Download Now!
 • Windows Version
 • MacIntosh Version
 • Linux Version
 

Welcome to the Greek Lexicon. This lexicon has been developed to aid the user in understanding the original text of the Greek Old and New Testament. By using the Strong's version of the King James and New American Standard Bibles, a deeper knowledge, of the passage being studied, can be gained.

To search this lexicon enter an English word, Greek word or Strong's Number in the text box under 'Search This Resource' and click 'Go.' Our script will understand your query and provide the proper results. In addition, links to entries in additional resources, matching your query, will be displayed.

Note: In order to view the original Greek you must download and install our fonts. They are a free download and are available in Windows, MacIntosh and Linux format.

But what is Koine Greek?
Before Alexander the Great, the Greek language was an assortment of localized dialects. Alexander wanted a Greek language common to all peoples. It was called 'koine' or common. By the time the New Testament was written (mid to late 1st century A.D.) koine Greek had become the common language in Israel.

Koine Greek become more popular in Rome than Latin. One reason was Rome acceptance of all cult religions as long as the Emperor was worshipped as well. One of the titles of the Emperor was the koine word, "kurios," ( kuriov ) which means "Lord." It was a divine title of the emperor! It was the main word used by the LXX (Septuagint) translators of the Old Testament when they translated the Hebrew word, YHVH.

  HOME    TOP

Dead links, typos, or HTML errors should be sent to corr@studylight.org
Suggestions about making this resource more useful should be sent to sugg@studylight.org
 

   Powered by LightSpeed Technology

Copyright © 2001-2007, StudyLight.org