κτίσις in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) the act of founding, establishing, building etc
1a) the act of creating, creation
1b) creation, i.e. thing created
1b1) of individual things, beings, a creature, a creation
1b1a) anything created
1b1b) after a rabbinical usage (by which a man converted from idolatry to Judaism was called)
1b1c) the sum or aggregate of things created
1c) institution, ordinance
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 3:1000, 481

Strong

G2937
From G2936; original formation (properly the act; by implication the thing, literally or figuratively): - building, creation, creature, ordinance.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
c universe1.4
e authority37.43
a creation42.35
b creature42.38
d institution42.39

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

κτίσειnoun: dative singular feminine4
κτίσεωςnoun: genitive singular feminine8
κτίσιςnoun: nominative singular feminine7
Total19

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