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Strong's #3168 - μεγαλειότης

Root Word (Etymology)
from (G3167)
Parts of Speech
feminine noun
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  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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2 Peter 1
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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
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