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Strong's #3168 - μεγαλειότης

Transliteration
megaleiótēs
Phonetics
meg-al-i-ot'-ace
Root Word (Etymology)
from (G3167)
Parts of Speech
feminine noun
TDNT
4:541,573
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Definition   
Thayer's
  1. greatness, magnificence
    1. of the majesty of God
    2. of the visible splendour of the divine majesty as it appeared in the transfiguration of Christ
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 7238 ‑ רְבוּ (reb‑oo');  8597 ‑ תִּפְאֶרֶת (tif‑aw‑raw', tif‑eh'‑reth);  
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Acts 1
2 Peter 1
NAS (3)
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2 Peter 1
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BSB (3)
Luke 1
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2 Peter 1
ESV (3)
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WEB (4)
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

μεγᾰλει-ότης, ητος, ἡ,

I majesty, magnificence, LXX Jeremiah 33:9 (40). 9, Luke 9:43, Ath. 4.130f, Dam. Pr. 94; ἡ τῶν πυραμίδων μ. OGI 666.26 (Egypt, i A.D.); of a person, greatness, Supp.Epigr. 3.583.6 (Olbia, ii/iii A.D.).

II as a title, Majesty, ἡ σὴ μ. J. AJ 8.4.3, cf. CPHerm. 52.23 (iii A.D.); ἐν ταῖς μ. γενήσεται Vett.Val. 70.4; also, = Lat. majestas, ἡ μ. τοῦ Ῥωμαίων δήμου PGiss. 40i 11 (iii A.D.).

Thayer's Expanded Definition

μεγαλειότης, μεγαλειότητος, (from the preceding word), greatness, magnificence (Athen. 4, 6, p. 130 at the end; for תִּפְאֶרֶת, Jeremiah 40:9 ()); the majesty of God, Luke 9:43; τῆς Ἀρτέμιδος, Acts 19:27; of the visible splendor of the divine majesty as it appeared in the transfiguration of Christ, 2 Peter 1:16.


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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

μεγαλειότης , -ητος , (< μεγαλεῖος ),

[in LXX: Jeremiah 33:9 (H8597), Da LXX Daniel 7:27, 1 Esdras 1:5; 1 Esdras 4:40 *;]

splendour, magnificence: Luke 9:43, Acts 19:27, 2 Peter 1:16 (freq. in Papyri as a ceremonial title, MM, xvi).†


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

This subst., which occurs several times in the LXX and NT in the sense of ";majesty,"; is also found as a ceremonial title, e.g. CP Herm I..5/5 .1/6 i. 23 (= p. 21) ἡ μεγαλειότης τοῦ λαμπροτάτου ἡγεμόνος. With P Giss I. 40i. 11 (A.D. 212) εἰ [ς τὴν ] μεγαλειότητα [το ]ῦ Ῥωμα [ίων δήμου, cf. Lat. maiestas populi Romani.

 

 


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.
List of Word Forms
μεγαλειότητα μεγαλειοτητι μεγαλειότητι μεγαλειοτητος μεγαλειότητος μεγαλοπρεπεία μεγαλοπρέπεια μεγαλοπρέπειά μεγαλοπρέπειαν μεγαλοπρέπειάν μεγαλοπρεπείας megaleioteti megaleiotēti megaleióteti megaleiótēti megaleiotetos megaleiotētos megaleiótetos megaleiótētos
 
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