3521: νηστεία

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G3521 νηστεία, ας, ἡ

Transliteration: nēsteía

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: fasting, the day of atonement.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3521 νηστεία

Transliteration: nēsteía

Derivation: from G3522;

Definition: abstinence (from lack of food, or voluntary and religious); specially, the fast of the Day of Atonement

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

νηστεία

G3521 

Occurrences in the NT: 5

νηστεία, -ας, ἡ
(< νηστεύω), [in LXX for צוֹם;]
fasting, a fast;
(a) of voluntary abstinence from food: Mt 17:21 (WH, R, txt., om.), Mk 9:29 (WH, txt., R, txt., om.), Lk 2:37, Ac 14:23; of the Day of Atonement, Ac 27:9;
(b) of involuntary abstinence: II Co 6:5 11:27.†
SYN.: ἀσιτία, q.v.

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition