5446. phusikos
Strong's Concordance
phusikos: natural, according to nature
Original Word: φυσικός, ή, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: phusikos
Phonetic Spelling: (foo-see-kos')
Definition: natural, according to nature
Usage: natural, (a) according to nature, (b) merely animal.
HELPS Word-studies

Cognate: 5446 physikós (an adjective, derived from 5449 /phýsis, "nature") – natural, describing the behavior of an unregenerate person, i.e. a nature lacking divine transformation (salvation). See 5449 (physis).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from phusis
natural, according to nature
NASB Translation
creatures of instinct (1), natural (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5446: φυσικός

φυσικός, φυσικη, φυσικον (φύσις), natural; i. e., a. produced by nature, inborn (very often so from Xenophon, (mem. 3, 9, 1) down).

b. agreeable to nature (Dionysius Halicarnassus, Plutarch, others): opposed to παρά φύσιν, Romans 1:26,(27).

c. governed by (the instincts of) nature: ζῷα γεγεννημένα φυσικά, 2 Peter 2:12 (R. V. born mere animals).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From phusis; "physical", i.e. (by implication) instinctive -- natural. Compare psuchikos.

see GREEK phusis

see GREEK psuchikos

Forms and Transliterations
φυσικα φυσικά φυσικὰ φυσικην φυσικήν φυσικὴν phusika phusiken phusikēn physika physikà physiken physikēn physikḕn
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Englishman's Concordance
Romans 1:26 Adj-AFS
GRK: μετήλλαξαν τὴν φυσικὴν χρῆσιν εἰς
NAS: exchanged the natural function
KJV: women did change the natural use into
INT: changed the natural use into

Romans 1:27 Adj-AFS
GRK: ἀφέντες τὴν φυσικὴν χρῆσιν τῆς
NAS: abandoned the natural function
KJV: leaving the natural use
INT: having left the natural use of the

2 Peter 2:12 Adj-NNP
GRK: ζῷα γεγεννημένα φυσικὰ εἰς ἅλωσιν
NAS: born as creatures of instinct to be captured
KJV: these, as natural brute beasts,
INT: animals born natural for capture

Strong's Greek 5446
3 Occurrences

φυσικὰ — 1 Occ.
φυσικὴν — 2 Occ.

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