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Kosmos

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2889  
Original WordWord Origin
kovsmoßprobably from the base of (2865)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Kosmos3:868,459
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kos'-mos   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. an apt and harmonious arrangement or constitution, order, government
  2. ornament, decoration, adornment, i.e. the arrangement of the stars, 'the heavenly hosts', as the ornament of the heavens. 1 Pet. 3:
  3. the world, the universe
  4. the circle of the earth, the earth
  5. the inhabitants of the earth, men, the human family
  6. the ungodly multitude; the whole mass of men alienated from God, and therefore hostile to the cause of Christ
  7. world affairs, the aggregate of things earthly
    1. the whole circle of earthly goods, endowments riches, advantages, pleasures, etc, which although hollow and frail and fleeting, stir desire, seduce from God and are obstacles to the cause of Christ
  8. any aggregate or general collection of particulars of any sort
    1. the Gentiles as contrasted to the Jews (Rom. 11:12 etc)
    2. of believers only, John 1:29; 3:16; 3:17; 6:33; 12:47 1 Cor. 4:9; 2 Cor. 5:19
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 187
world 186, adorning 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Matthew9
Mark3
Luke3
John58
Acts1
Romans9
1 Corinthians17
2 Corinthians3
Galatians2
Ephesians3
Philippians1
Colossians3
1 Timothy3
Hebrews5
James4
1 Peter3
2 Peter4
1 John17
2 John1
Revelation3


Total152
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Kosmos". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .