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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5310 - ὕψιστος

Transliteration
hýpsistos
Phonetics
hoop'-sis-tos
Origin
superlative from the base of (G5311)
Parts of Speech
Adverb
TDNT
8:614,1241
Definition
Thayer's
  1. highest, most high
    1. of place: the highest regions
    2. of rank: the most high God
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4791 ‑ מָרוֹם (maw‑rome');  5945 ‑ עֶלְיוֹן (el‑yone');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (13)
Matthew
1
Mark
2
Luke
7
Acts
2
Hebrews
1
NAS (22)
Matthew
1
Mark
3
Luke
12
Acts
4
Hebrews
2
HCS (13)
Matthew
1
Mark
2
Luke
7
Acts
2
Hebrews
1
BSB (13)
Matthew
1
Mark
2
Luke
7
Acts
2
Hebrews
1
ESV (13)
Matthew
1
Mark
2
Luke
7
Acts
2
Hebrews
1
WEB (13)
Matthew
1
Mark
2
Luke
7
Acts
2
Hebrews
1
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ὕψιστος, η, ον,

Sup. without any Posit. in use: (ὕψι, ὑψοῦ):

highest, loftiest, of places, A. Pr. 720, A.R. 2.1026, etc.; ἐν τοῖς ὑ., i. e. in heaven above, Matthew 21:9, Luke 2:14.

2. of Zeus, highest, Pi. N. 1.60, 11.2, A. Eu. 28; Ζηνὸς ὕψιστον σέβας S. Ph. 1289: one of the gates of Thebes was called Ὕψισται from his temple there, Paus. 9.8.5:

of Jahweh. ὁ θεὸς ὁ ὕ. LXX Genesis 14:18, cf. ep Deuteronomy 32:8, OGI 96.7 (Egypt, ii B. C.), SIG 1181 (Rhenea, ii B. C.), etc.

3. of things, στέφανος, κέρδος, Pi. P. 1.100, I. 1.51; κακῶν ὕψιστα A. Pers. 331, 807; ὕ. ἐν βροτοῖς φόβος Id. Supp. 479.

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ὕψιστος , -η , -ον ,

superlat., without positive in use, in cl. chiefly poët. (Æsch., Soph., al.),

[in LXX chiefly for H5945, also for H4791, etc.;]

highest, most high: of place, τὰ ὕ . (of the heavens), Matthew 21:9, Mark 11:10, Luke 2:14; Luke 19:38 (cf. Joshua 16:19, Isaiah 57:15); of God (in cl., of Zeus; Pind., Æsch., al.), ., Luke 1:32; Luke 1:35; Luke 1:76; Luke 6:35 (as freq. in Sirach 4:10, al.); ὁ ὕ ., Acts 7:48; ὁ θεὸς ὁ ὕ ., Mark 5:7, Luke 8:28, Acts 16:17, Hebrews 7:1 (cf. Genesis 14:18).†


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

(Lat. forum), ";Forum"; (Act. 28:15): see P Lond 99213 (A.D. 507) (= III. p. 253) τοὺς ἐλλογιμωτάτους σχολαστικοὺς φόρου Θηβαιδος, where the editors note that ";the expression appears to be new,"; and similarly ib. V.17076 (A.D. 566).

 

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
ύψιστε υψιστοις υψίστοις ὑψίστοις ύψιστον υψιστος υψίστος ύψιστος ὕψιστος υψιστου υψίστου ὑψίστου υψίστω υψίστων hypsistois hypsístois hypsistos hýpsistos hypsistou hypsístou upsistois upsistos upsistou
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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