2357. thréskos of unc. or.
Strong's Concordance
thréskos of unc. or.: religious.
Original Word: θρῆσκος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: thréskos of unc. or.
Phonetic Spelling: (thrace'-kos)
Short Definition: religious
Definition: (refers probably to a careful observance of religious restrictions), religious (probably in a limited sense), devout.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
religious
NASB Translation
religious (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2357: θρησκός

θρησκός (T WH θρησκός, cf. (Tdf. Proleg., p. 101); Winers Grammar, § 6, 1 e.; Lipsius, Grammat. Untersuch., p. 28), θρησκου, , fearing or worshipping God; religious (apparently from τρέω to tremble; hence, properly, trembling, fearful; cf. J. G. Müller in Theol. Studien und Kritiken for 1835, p. 121; on the different conjectures of others, see Passow, under the word (Curtius, § 316 connects with θρα; hence, 'to adhere to,' 'be a votary of'; cf. Vanicek, p. 395)): James 1:26. (Cf. Trench, § xlviii.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
religious.

Probably from the base of throeo; ceremonious in worship (as demonstrative), i.e. Pious -- religious.

see GREEK throeo

Forms and Transliterations
θρησκος θρησκὸς θρήσκος threskos threskòs thrēskos thrēskòs
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θρησκὸς — 1 Occ.

James 1:26 Adj-NMS
GRK: τις δοκεῖ θρησκὸς εἶναι μὴ
NAS: thinks himself to be religious, and yet does not bridle
KJV: seem to be religious, and bridleth not
INT: anyone seems religious to be not

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