corner graphic   Hi,    
Facebook image
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to

Old & New Testament Greek

Entry for Strong's #239 - ἀλληλουϊα

Word Origin:
of Hebrew origin from (01984) and (03050)
Parts of Speech:
Word Definition  [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. praise ye the Lord, Hallelujah
Thayer's Expanded Definition
 ἀλληλούϊα ( WH. Ἁλλ. and ; see Introductory § 408), Hebrew הַלְלוּ־יָהּ, praise ye the Lord, Hallelujah: Revelation 19:1,3, 6. (the Sept. Psalm , passim; Tobit 13:18; 3 Maccabees 7:13.)

Thayer's Expanded Greek Definition, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006, 2011 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights rserved. Used by permission.
Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament


(Rec. ἀλληλούϊα ; Heb. H1984 H3050, praise the Lord),

[in LXX in the titles of certain Psa (104 (105), al.), and at the end of Psalms 150:1-6; also Tobit 13:18, 3 Maccabees 7:13;]

hallelujah, alleluia: Revelation 19:1; Revelation 19:3-4; Revelation 19:6. †

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

For this word which is generally used as a title in the Psalms, but occurs at the end of Psalms 150:1-6, cf. the closing words of a strophe in a liturgical fragment of v/vi A.D., P Ryl I. 9.11 εὐλογή [σ ]ω τ [ὸν ] λαόν μου είς τὸν α ̣̓ῶνα ἁλ (ληλουιά ?) with the editor’s note.

It is also found at the end of an amulet (P Berol 6096) : τὸ σῶμα καὶ τὸ δέμα (? αἷμα ) τοῦ Χ (ριστο ) , φεῖσαι τοῦ δούλου σου τὸν φοροῦντα τὸ φυλακτήριον τοῦτο . ἀμήν , ἁλληλούι ̈α α ̭ † ω † (Schaefer in P Iand I. p. 29).



The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
Frequency / Word / Parsing Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (4)NAS (4)HCS (4)
List of Word Forms
Αλληλουια αλληλούϊα Ἁλληλουιά ἁλληλουϊά Allelouia Allēlouia Hallelouia Hallelouiá Hallēlouia Hallēlouiá

Make A Difference, Today!
Sponsor a child today!
Lectionary Calendar
Monday, October 24th, 2016
the Week of Proper 25 / Ordinary 30
Search for…
Choose a letter to browse:
α  β  γ  δ  ε  ζ  η  θ  ι  κ  λ  μ
ν  ξ  ο  π  ρ  σ  τ  υ  φ  χ  ψ  ω
Download the Language Fonts
Below you will find links to the TrueType font(s) used in this resource. Simply right-mouse click the link and save it to your fonts

Once you have finished you might need to close all open browsers and open your fonts directory to initialized the font(s) you just installed.

SIL Galatia Greek font
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