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Leon

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3023  
Original WordWord Origin
levwna root word
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Leon4:251,531
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
leh-ohn'   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a lion
  2. a brave and mighty hero
Both Christ and Satan are referred to as a lion, indicatinggreat strength, Satan as a "roaring lion" (1 Pe. 5:
  • andChrist as "the Lion of the tribe of Judah" (Re. 5:
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     King James Word Usage - Total: 9
    lion 9
     
      KJV Verse Count 
    2 Timothy1
    Hebrews1
    1 Peter1
    Revelation6


    Total9
    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 Leon". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .