(Close Window)

Case D
Number S
Gender N
πνεῦμα,n  \{pnyoo'-mah}
1) the third person of the triune God, the Holy Spirit, coequal,  coeternal with the Father and the Son  1a) sometimes referred to in a way which emphasises his  personality and character (the \\Holy\\ Spirit)  1b) sometimes referred to in a way which emphasises his work  and power (the Spirit of \\Truth\\)  1c) never referred to as a depersonalised force  2) the spirit, i.e. the vital principal by which the body is animated  2a) the rational spirit, the power by which the human being feels,  thinks, decides  2b) the soul  3) a spirit, i.e. a simple essence, devoid of all or at least  all grosser matter, and possessed of the power of knowing,  desiring, deciding, and acting  3a) a life giving spirit  3b) a human soul that has left the body  3c) a spirit higher than man but lower than God, i.e. an angel  3c1) used of demons, or evil spirits, who were conceived  as inhabiting the bodies of men  3c2) the spiritual nature of Christ, higher than the highest  angels and equal to God, the divine nature of Christ  4) the disposition or influence which fills and governs the soul  of any one  4a) the efficient source of any power, affection, emotion, desire, etc.  5) a movement of air (a gentle blast)  5a) of the wind, hence the wind itself  5b) breath of nostrils or mouth 

* Please Note: Because of limitations in our source data (our lexical database does not have accents) the information on this page may be inaccurate. At this time there is no way for us to improve this precision. In many/most cases this data is correct, but always consult another lexicon before relying on this data.