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Strong's #4010 - Πέργαμος

Transliteration
Pérgamos
Phonetics
per'-gam-os
Root Word (Etymology)
from (G4444)
Parts of Speech
proper locative noun
TDNT
None
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Definition   
Thayer's
Pergamos = "height or elevation"
  1. a city of Mysia Minor, in Asia Minor, the seat of the dynasties of Attalus and Eumenes, famous for its temple of Aesculapius and the invention and manufacture of parchment. The river Selinus flowed through it and the Cetius ran past it. It was the birthplace of the physician Galen, and had a great royal library. It had a Christian church.
Frequency Lists
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KJV (2)
Revelation 2
NAS (2)
Revelation 2
CSB (2)
Revelation 2
BSB (2)
Revelation 2
ESV (2)
Revelation 2
WEB (2)
Revelation 2
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

Πέργᾰμος, ἡ,

Pergamus, the citadel of Troy, Il. 5.446, etc.; τὸ Πριάμου

Thayer's Expanded Definition

Πέργαμος (perhaps Περγαμμον, τό (the gender in the N. T. is indeterminate; cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 421f; Pape, Eigennamen, see under the words)), Περγαμου, , Pergamus (or Pergamum (cf. Curtius, § 413)), a city of Mysia Major in Asia Minor, the seat of the dynasties of Attalus and Eumenes, celebrated for the temple of Aesculapius, and the invention ((?) cf. Gardthausen, Griech. Palaeogr., p. 39f; Birt, Antikes Buchwesen, chapter ii.) and manufacture of parchment. The river Selinus flowed through it and the Cetius ran past it (Strabo 13, p. 623; Pliny, 5, 30 (33); 13, 11 (21); Tacitus, ann. 3, 63). It was the birthplace of the physician Galen, and had a great royal library. Modern Berghama. There was a Christian church there: Revelation 1:11; Revelation 2:12.


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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Πέργαμος , -ου ,

(so Xen., Paus., al., but -ον , τό in Strabo, Polyb., and most writers, also in Inscr.; in NT the termination is uncertain),

Pergamum, a city of Mysia: Revelation 1:11; Revelation 2:12.†


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

";a thing moulded or formed"; (Romans 9:20 LXX) : cf. the magic P Lond 46.378 (iv/A.D.) (= I. p. 77) πλ (άσμα) Ἑρμ (οῦ) χλαμυδηφόρου.

 


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
Περγαμον Πέργαμον Περγαμω Περγάμῳ Pergamo Pergamō Pergámoi Pergámōi Pergamon Pérgamon
 
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