Word: nomoj

Pronounce: nom'-os

Strongs Number: G3551

Orig: from a primary nemo (to parcel out, especially food or grazing to animals); law (through the idea of prescriptive usage), genitive case (regulation), specially, (of Moses (including the volume); also of the Gospel), or figuratively (a principle):--law.

Use: TDNT-4:1022,646 Noun Masculine

Heb Strong: H1697 H1881 H2703 H2706 H4687 H4941 H6600 H8452

    1) anything established, anything received by usage, a custom, a law, a command
    1a) of any law whatsoever
    1a1) a law or rule producing a state approved of God
    1a1a) by the observance of which is approved of God
    1a2) a precept or injunction
    1a3) the rule of action prescribed by reason
    1b) of the Mosaic law, and referring, acc. to the context. either to the volume of the law or to its contents
    1c) the Christian religion: the law demanding faith, the moral instruction given by Christ, esp. the precept concerning love
    1d) the name of the more important part (the Pentateuch), is put for the entire collection of the sacred books of the OT

    For Synonyms see entry G5918