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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3419 - μνημεῖον

Transliteration
mnēmeîon
Phonetics
mnay-mi'-on  
Word Origin
from (3420)
Parts of Speech
Noun Neuter
TDNT
4:680,596
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. any visible object for preserving or recalling the memory of any person or thing
    1. a memorial, monument, specifically, a sepulchral monument
  2. a sepulchre, a tomb
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 6900 ‑ קְבֻרָה (keb‑oo‑raw', keb‑oo‑raw');  6913 ‑ קִבְרָה (keh'‑ber, kib‑raw');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (42) NAS (38) HCS (40)
Matthew 6
Mark 8
Luke 9
John 14
Acts 1
Matthew 6
Mark 6
Luke 8
John 14
Acts 1
Matthew 7
Mark 8
Luke 8
John 16
Acts 1
BYZ TIS TR
N-APN 3
N-ASN 17
N-DPN 1
N-DSN 5
N-GPN 3
N-GSN 10
N-NPN 2
N-NSN 2
N-APN 2
N-ASN 13
N-DPN 1
N-DSN 4
N-GPN 3
N-GSN 10
N-NPN 2
N-NSN 2
N-APN 3
N-ASN 16
N-DPN 2
N-DSN 4
N-GPN 3
N-GSN 10
N-NPN 2
N-NSN 2
NA WH
N-APN 2
N-ASN 15
N-DPN 1
N-DSN 5
N-GPN 3
N-GSN 10
N-NPN 2
N-NSN 2
N-APN 2
N-ASN 15
N-DPN 1
N-DSN 5
N-GPN 3
N-GSN 11
N-NPN 2
N-NSN 2


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

μνημ-εῖον,

Dor. μνᾱμεῖον, Ion. μνημήϊον, τό,

1. memorial, remembrance, record of a person or thing, μνημήϊα καταλιπέσθαι Hdt. 2.126, 135; λόγων φερτάτων μ. Pi. P. 5.49, cf. A. Th. 49, etc.; μνημεῖα ὅρκων a record of the oaths, E. Supp. 1204; μνημεῖα κακῶν τε κἀγαθῶν ἀΐδια Th. 2.41; μνημεῖα τῆς δαπάνης visible memorials, Arist. Pol. 1321a40; ἐνομίζομεν τὰς συμφορὰς ἱκανὰ μ. τῇ πόλει καταλελεῖφθαι, ὥστε μηδ' ἄν.. ἐπιθυμεῖν Lys. 34.1; τὰ παίδων μαθήματα θαυμαστὸν ἔχει τι μ. the lessons of childhood cling strangely to the memory, Pl. Ti. 26b; μνημεῖα καταλειφθῆναι τῶν μελλόντων ἔσεσθαι to be left behind as reminders of things to come, Id. Phdr. 233a.

2. of one dead, Simon. 106 (pl.); μνημεῖ' Ὀρέστου.. προσθεῖναι S. El. 933; of an urn containing the ashes of the dead, ib. 1126; τύμβον χῶσον κἀπίθες μνημεῖά μοι E. IT 702; τάφων τε καὶ τῶν ἄλλων μ. Pl. R. 414a; tomb, LXX John 13:6, John 5:28, SIG 1234, etc.: generally, monument, Th. 1.138, Pl. Criti. 120c (pl.), X. HG 2.4.17, IG 14.1932 (ii A. D.), etc.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

μνημεῖον, μνημείου, τό;

1. "any visible object for preserving or recalling the memory of any person or thing; a memorial, monument" (Aeschylus, Pindar, Sophocles, and following); in Biblical Greek so in Wis. 10:7; specifically, a sepulchral monument: οἰκοδομεῖν μνημεῖα, Luke 11:47; Josephus, Antiquities 13, 6, 5.

2. in the Scriptures a sepulchre, tomb: Matthew 23:29; Matthew 27:52, 60; Matthew 28:8; Mark 5:2; Mark 6:29; Luke 11:44; John 5:28; John 11:17, 31, and often in the Gospels; Acts 13:29; the Sept. for קֶבֶר, Genesis 23:6, 9; Genesis 50:5; Isaiah 22:16, etc.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

μνημεῖον , -ου , τό ,

[in LXX for H6913, H6900;]

1. a memorial, record (cl., cf. Wisdom of Solomon 10:7).

2. (a) (cl.) a monument: Luke 11:47;

(b) a sepulchre, tomb (Genesis 23:6; Genesis 23:9, Isaiah 22:16, al.): Matthew 23:29, Mark 5:2, Luke 11:44, John 5:28, and freq. in Gospels, Acts 13:29.

SYN.: μνῆμα G3418.


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
μνημεια μνημεία μνημεῖα μνημειοις μνημείοις μνημειον μνημείον μνημεῖον μνημειου μνημείου μνημειω μνημείω μνημείῳ μνημειων μνημείων mnemeia mnemeîa mnēmeia mnēmeîa mnemeio mnēmeiō mnemeíoi mnēmeíōi mnemeiois mnemeíois mnēmeiois mnēmeíois mnemeion mnemeíon mnemeîon mnēmeion mnēmeiōn mnēmeíōn mnēmeîon mnemeiou mnemeíou mnēmeiou mnēmeíou
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