G3521 νηστεία - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
νηστεία
a fast
Dodson:
νηστεία
fasting, the day of atonement.
Strong's:
νηστεία
abstinence (from lack of food, or voluntary and religious); specially, the fast of the Day of Atonement
Derivation: from G3522;

KJV Usage: fast(-ing).

G3522
Thayer:
1) a fasting, fast
1a) a voluntary, as a religious exercise
1a1) of private fasting
1a2) the public fast as prescribed by the Mosaic Law and kept yearly on the great day of atonement, the tenth of the month of Tisri (the month Tisri comprises a part of our September and October); the fast accordingly, occurred in the autumn when navigation was usually dangerous on account of storms
1b) a fasting caused by want or poverty


νηστεία
nēsteia
nace-ti'-ah
From G3522; abstinence (from lack of food, or voluntary and religious); specifically the fast of the Day of Atonement

KJV Usage: fast (-ing.)


View how G3521 νηστεία is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of G3521 νηστεία

Matthew 17:21
Mark 9:29
Luke 2:37
Acts 14:23
Acts 27:9
1 Corinthians 7:5
2 Corinthians 6:5
2 Corinthians 11:27

Corresponding Hebrew Words

nesteia H6685 tsom