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')
Short Definition: natural, according to nature
Definition: 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).

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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Strong's Greek 5446
3 Occurrences

φυσικὰ — 1 Occ.
φυσικὴν — 2 Occ.

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

3 Occurrences

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