Megas

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3173  
Original WordWord Origin
mevgaß[including the prolonged forms, feminine megale, plural megaloi, etc., cf also (3176), (3187)]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Megas4:529,573
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
meg'-as   Adjective
 Definition
  1. great
    1. of the external form or sensible appearance of things (or of persons)
      1. in particular, of space and its dimensions, as respects 1a
    2. mass and weight: great 1a
    3. compass and extent: large, spacious 1a
    4. measure and height: long 1a
    5. stature and age: great, old
    6. of number and quantity: numerous, large, abundant
    7. of age: the elder
    8. used of intensity and its degrees: with great effort, of the affections and emotions of the mind, of natural events powerfully affecting the senses: violent, mighty, strong
  2. predicated of rank, as belonging to
    1. persons, eminent for ability, virtue, authority, power
    2. things esteemed highly for their importance: of great moment, of great weight, importance
    3. a thing to be highly esteemed for its excellence: excellent
  3. splendid, prepared on a grand scale, stately
  4. great things
    1. of God's preeminent blessings
    2. of things which overstep the province of a created being, proud (presumptuous) things, full of arrogance, derogatory to the majesty of God
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 195
great 150, loud 33, miscellaneous 12
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Matthew20
Mark15
Luke25
John5
Acts29
Romans1
1 Corinthians2
2 Corinthians1
Ephesians1
1 Timothy2
2 Timothy1
Titus1
Hebrews6
Jude1
Revelation75


Total185
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 Megas". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .