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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2976 - Λάζαρος

Transliteration
Lázaros
Phonetics
lad'-zar-os  
Word Origin
probably of Hebrew origin (0499)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
None
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
Lazarus = "whom God helps" (a form of the Hebrew name Eleazar)
  1. an inhabitant of Bethany, beloved by Christ and raised from the dead by him
  2. a very poor and wretched person to whom Jesus referred to in Luke 16:20-25
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (15) NAS (15) HCS (15)
Luke 4
John 11
Luke 4
John 11
Luke 4
John 11
BYZ TIS TR
N-ASM 6
N-NSM 8
N-VSM 1
N-ASM 6
N-NSM 8
N-VSM 1
N-ASM 6
N-NSM 8
N-VSM 1
NA WH
N-ASM 4
N-NSM 6
N-VSM 1
N-ASM 6
N-NSM 8
N-VSM 1


Thayer's Expanded Definition

Λάζαρος, Λαζαρου, (rabb. לַעְזָר, apparently the same as אֶלְעָזָר, whom God helps (cf. Philo, quis haeres § 12); according to others, equivalent to עֶזֶר לֹא, without help), Lazarus;

1. an inhabitant of Bethany, beloved by Christ and raised from the dead by him: John 11:1ff, ; .

2. an imaginary person, extremely poor and wretched: Luke 16:20, 23-25.

Thayer's Expanded Greek Definition, Electronic Database.
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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Λάζαρος , -ου , ,

colloquial abbreviation of Ἐλεαζάρ (άζαρος ), q.v.),

Lazarus;

1. of Bethany: John 11:1 ff. John 12:1-2; John 12:9-10; John 12:17.

2. The beggar in the parable: Luke 16:20; Luke 16:23-25.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

Λάζαρος is a contracted form of Ἐλεάζαρος : see s.v. Ἐλεάζαρ, and cf. Wetstein ad Luke 16:20. The name survives in MGr : Thumb (Handbook, pp. 239–41) gives a Popular Tale of a cobbler called Lazarus—ὁ κὺρ Λάζαρος κ᾽ οἱ δράκοι.

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
Λαζαρε Λάζαρε Λαζαρον Λάζαρον Λαζαρος Λάζαρος Lazare Lázare Lazaron Lázaron Lazaros Lázaros
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