corner graphic

Bible Dictionaries

Hastings' Dictionary of the New Testament

Browse by letter: C

Choose a letter:   A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y  Z

Caesar Caesar, Caesar's Household Caesarea
Caesarea Philippi Caiaphas Caiaphas (2)
Cain Cainan Cainites
Calendar, the Christian Calf Calf (2)
Caligula Call, Called, Calling Call, Calling
Callimachus Calvary Camel, Camel's Hair
Cana Canaan Canaanite
Canaanitish Cananaean Candace
Candle Candle, Candlestick Candlestick
Canker Capernaum Cappadocia
Captain Captain of the Temple Captivity
Care Care, Careful Carnal
Carpenter Carpus Castaway
Castle Castor Catechumen
Catholic Epistles Cauda Cave
Celibacy Celibacy (2) Cellar
Cenchreae Censer Census
Centurion Centurion Cephas
Cephas (2) Ceremonial Law Cerinthus
Certainty Certainty (2) Chaff
Chain, Bonds Chains Chalcedony
Chamber Chamberlain Chanaan
Chance Character Character of Christ
Charger Charismata Charity

Welcome to the 'Hastings' Dictionary of the New Testament', one of the dictionary resources FREELY available on!

Containing 2,974 entries cross-referenced and cross-linked to other resources on, this resource can be classified as a required reference book for any good study library.

Originally written as two different dictionaries, this complete dictionary/encyclopedia of the New Testament, written by James Hastings, is a thorough look at Christ and the Apostolic Church.

All scripture references and reference to other entries within the text have been linked. To use this resource to it's full potential, follow all the links presented within the text of the entry you are reading.

StudyLight relies on cutting-edge technology to enhance your experience through our 'AutoSuggest' feature. To activate this feature you must be using: Apple Safari, Google Chrome 5, Firefox 3, Opera 9 and Internet Explorer 7 or a more recent version of any of these. This feature allows you to start typing your query in the search box. Beginning with the second letter typed, our system will display a drop-down list of suggestions that are found in this resource. Click an entry displayed in the drop-down box and then the 'find' button to view that entry.

If you find a link that doesn't work correctly, please use our convenient contact form. Please tell us the reference work title, entry title and/or number (this can be found in the address line), and a brief description of the error found. We will review and make corrections where needed.

You can also use this form if you have any suggestions about how to improve the usability of this resource.

Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.
Text Courtesy of Used by Permission.

Search for…
Enter query in the box:
Choose a letter to browse:
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M 
N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y  Z 

To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology