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- Part of Speech:
- noun neuter
- from G5548
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- Find “chrisma” in the Bible (New Testament)
Equip God’s People Greek Lexicon
1) an anointing (i.e., the ceremony of smearing with oil)
2) figuratively: an appointment, delegation
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Strong’s Greek Lexicon
from G5548; an unguent or smearing, i.e. (figuratively) the special endowment (“chrism”) of the Holy Spirit:—anointing, unction.
Owing to changes in the enumeration while in progress, there were no words left for numbers 2717 and 3203–3302, which were therefore silently dropped out of the vocabulary and references as redundant.
Thayer’s Greek Definitions
1) anything smeared on, unguent, ointment, usually prepared by the Hebrews from oil and aromatic herbs. Anointing was the inaugural ceremony for priests
Thayer’s Definitions are as edited by the Online Bible of Winterbourne, Ontario. They removed the etymology, cross-references, and Greek phrases and changed some of Thayer’s Unitarian doctrinal positions concerning the work and person of Christ.