Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #239 - ἀλληλουϊα
- praise ye the Lord, Hallelujah
[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. †
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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 )ῦ , φεῖσαι τοῦ δούλου σου τὸν φοροῦντα τὸ φυλακτήριον τοῦτο . ἀμήν , ἁλληλούι ̈α † α ̭ † ω † (Schaefer in P Iand I. p. 29).
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