Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5545 - χρῖσμα

Transliteration
chrîsma
Phonetics
khris'-mah
Origin
from (G5548)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
TDNT
9:493,1322
Definition
Thayer's
  1. anything smeared on, unguent, ointment, usually prepared by the Hebrews from oil and aromatic herbs. Anointing was the inaugural ceremony for priests
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4888 ‑ מָשְׁחָה (meesh‑khaw', mosh‑khaw');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (3)
1 John
3
NAS (3)
1 John
3
HCS (3)
1 John
3
BSB (3)
1 John
3
ESV (3)
1 John
3
WEB (3)
1 John
3
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

χρῖσμα

ατος, τό, (χρίω)

later form for χρῖμα (q.v.), found in codd. of X. Smp. 2.4, An. 4.4.13, Thphr. Od. 8, 15, Sor. 1.4, Gal. 6.402, etc.

II anointing, unction, LXX Exodus 29:7, LXX Exodus 35:15, Gal. 10.892.

2. in NT of spiritual grace, χρῖσμα ἔχετε ἀπὸ τοῦ ἁγίου 1 Jo. 2.20, cf. 27.

III coating of wall, plaster, D.S. 2.9, Luc. Hist.Conscr. 62. (The usual accent χρίσμα is wrong, cf. χρῖμα.)

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

χρίσμα

(T, χρῖσμα ,, as in cl.; v. Tdf., Pr., 102; Bl., § 4, 2), -τος , το

(< χρίω ),

later form of χρῖμα (Æsch., al.),

[in LXX for H4888 and cogn. forms (Exodus 29:7, al.);]

an anointing, unction (the result of the action χρίειν ; ICC, in l; but cf. Westc., in l, for the view that the oil, not the act, is meant): 1 John 2:20; 1 John 2:27.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
χρισμα χρίσμα χρῖσμα χρίσματος chrisma chrísma
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
Search for…
 or 
Choose a letter to browse: