G3498 νεκρός - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
a dead body, corpse
dead, a corpse
(a) adj: dead, lifeless, subject to death, mortal, (b) noun: a dead body, a corpse.
dead (literally or figuratively; also as noun)
Derivation: from an apparently primary νέκυς (a corpse);

KJV Usage: dead.

νεκρός, -α, -ον,
[in LXX chiefly for מֵת ;]
__I. as adj.,
__1. prop.:
Refs Act.5:10 20:9, Jas.2:26, Rev.1:18, al.
; ὡσεὶ ν.,
Refs Mat.28:4, Mrk.9:26, Rev.1:17
; of that which is subject to death, Rom.8:10.
__2. Metaph.,
__(a) of persons:
Refs Luk.15:24, 32
; of those immersed in worldly cares,
Refs Mat.8:22, Luk.9:60
; of spiritual death,
Refs Jhn.5:25, Rom.6:13, Eph.5:14, Rev.3:1
; τ. παραπτώμασιν,
Refs Eph.2:1, 5 Col.2:13
; of the opposite condition, ν. τῇ ἁμαρτίᾳ, Rom.6:11;
__(b) of things regarded as inoperative, devoid of power: ἁμαρτία, Rom.7:8; πίστις,
Refs Jas.2:17, 26
; ἔργα,
Refs Heb.6:1 9:14
__II. As subst., νεκρός, ὁ (Hom., al.), chiefly in pl. (οἱ) ν., the dead:
Refs Mat.11:5, Mrk.12:26, Luk.20:37, 1Co.15:15, al.
; ἀνάστασις (τ.) νεκρῶν,
Refs Mat.22:31, Act.17:32, al.
; ν. . . . ζῶντες,
Refs Mat.22:32, Mrk.12:27, Act.10:42, al.
; ἀπὸ νεκρῶν, Luk.16:30; ἐκ ν.,
Refs Mrk.6:14, Luk.24:46, Jhn.12:1, Act.13:34, Rom.10:7, al.
; πρωτότοκος ἐκ τῶν ν., Col.1:18; ζωὴ ἐκ ν., Rom.11:15; constr. praegn., ἐκ ν. ζῶντες, Rom.6:13.
1) properly
1a) one that has breathed his last, lifeless
1b) deceased, departed, one whose soul is in heaven or hell
1c) destitute of life, without life, inanimate
2) metaph.
2a) spiritually dead
2a1) destitute of a life that recognises and is devoted to God, because given up to trespasses and sins
2a2) inactive as respects doing right
2b) destitute of force or power, inactive, inoperative

From an apparently primary word νέκυς nekus (a corpse); dead (literally or figuratively; also as noun)

KJV Usage: dead.

View how G3498 νεκρός is used in the Bible

First 30 of 132 occurrences of G3498 νεκρός

Matthew 8:22 the dead
Matthew 8:22 dead.
Matthew 10:8 the dead,
Matthew 11:5 the dead
Matthew 14:2 the dead;
Matthew 17:9 the dead.
Matthew 22:31 of the dead,
Matthew 22:32 of the dead,
Matthew 23:27 of dead
Matthew 27:64 the dead:
Matthew 28:4 dead
Matthew 28:7 the dead;
Mark 6:14 the dead,
Mark 6:16 the dead.
Mark 9:9 the dead.
Mark 9:10 the dead
Mark 9:26 one dead;
Mark 12:25 the dead,
Mark 12:26 the dead,
Mark 12:27 of the dead,
Luke 7:15 he that was dead
Luke 7:22 the dead
Luke 9:7 the dead;
Luke 9:60 the dead
Luke 9:60 dead:
Luke 15:24 dead,
Luke 15:32 dead,
Luke 16:30 the dead,
Luke 16:31 the dead.
Luke 20:35 the dead,

Distinct usage

24 the dead
24 the dead,
13 the dead.
10 dead
9 of the dead,
9 the dead;
6 dead,
5 dead.
4 of the dead
3 the dead:
3 the dead?
3 of the dead.
2 dead?
1 one dead;
1 he that was dead
1 was dead.
1 from the dead:
1 are the dead
1 dead:
1 men are dead:
1 dead men,
1 dead;
1 of dead
1 of a dead man:
1 is dead
1 dead men
1 dead ones,
1 dead ones.
1 to them that are dead,
1 of the dead?

Corresponding Hebrew Words

nekros H2026 harag
nekros H2490 chalal
nekros H4191 mut
nekros H5038 nevelah
nekros H6297 peger

Related words

G3498 νεκρός

G3499 νεκρόω
From G3498; to deaden, that is, (figuratively) to subdue

KJV Usage: be dead, mortify.