Greek: Basic Vocabulary (300 Most Frequent Words)

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The exercise contains words that occur 50 times or more in the New Testament. Mastering this vocabulary will give you an ability for basic reading of the New Testament in the Greek language.


Word Meaning
ὁ, ἡ, τό the
καί and
αὐτός, ή, ὁ he; self
δέ however, but
ἐν in (with D)
εἰμί I am; be
λέγω say
ὑμεῖς, ὑμῶν you
εἰς to; in (with A)
ἐγώ I
οὐ, οὐκ, οὐχ no
οὗτος, αὕτη, τοῦτο this
ὅς, ἥ, ὅ who, which
θεός, οῦ, ὁ God
ὅτι that
πᾶς, πᾶσα, πᾶν all
σύ you, your
μή not
γάρ for
Ἰησοῦς, οῦ, ὁ Jesus, Joshua
ἐκ, ἐξ from, out of (with G)
ἐπί on (with G, D, A); on the account of (with D); against (with A)
ἡμεῖς, ἡμῶν we
κύριος, ου, ὁ Lord
ἔχω have
πρός towards; near, at, by (with A)
γίνομαι to happen, become
διά through (with G); for, therefore (with A)
ἵνα in order that; that
ἀπό from, away from (with G)
ἀλλά but, however
ἔρχομαι come, go
ποιέω make, do
τὶς, τί who, which, what
ἄνθρωπος, ου, ὁ man
Χριστός, οῦ, ὁ Anointed, Christ