G5935 - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number


See Definition for neos { [G3501]}
See Definition for kainos { [G2537]}

neos is the new as contemplated under the aspect of time, that
which has recently come into existence.

kainos is the new under the aspect of quality, that which has
not seen service. kainos therefore often means new as contrasted
with that which has decayed with age, or is worn out, its opposite then
being palaios. It sometimes suggests that which is unusual. It
often implies praise, the new as superior to the old. Occasionally, on
the other hand, it implies the opposite, the new as inferior to that
which is old, because the old is familiar or because it has improved
with age. Of course it is evident that both neos and kainos may
sometimes be applied to the same object, but from different points of