mna: a mina (Greek monetary unit)Original Word: μνᾶTransliteration:
(mnah)Part of Speech:
Noun, FeminineShort Definition:
a mina (Greek monetary unit)Meaning:
a mina (Greek monetary unit)
Of Latin origin; a mna (i.e. Mina), a certain weight -- pound.
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 3414: μνᾶμνᾶ
, a word of Eastern origin (cf. Schrader, Keilinschriften as above with, p. 143), Arabic , Syriac )YNM , Hebrew מָנֶה (from מָנָה, to appoint, mark out, count, etc.), Latinmina;
1. in the O. T. a weight, and an imaginary coin or money of account, equal to one hundred shekels: 1 Kings 10:17, cf. 2 Chronicles 9:16; 2 Esdr. 2:69, (otherwise in Ezekiel 45:12 (cf. Bible Educator, index under the word Maneh; Schrader in Riehm under the word Mine, p. 1000f)).
2. In Attic a weight and a sum of money equal to one hundred drachmae (see δραχμή (and B. D. under the word ; especially Schrader in Riehm as above)): Luke 19:13, 16, 18, 20, 24f<1>