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Oikoumene

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3625 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
oijkoumevnhfeminine participle present passive of (3611) (as noun, by implication of (1093))
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Oikoumene5:157,674
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
oy-kou-men'-ay Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. the inhabited earth
    1. the portion of the earth inhabited by the Greeks, in distinction from the lands of the barbarians
    2. the Roman empire, all the subjects of the empire
    3. the whole inhabited earth, the world
    4. the inhabitants of the earth, men
  2. the universe, the world
King James Word Usage - Total: 15
world 14, earth 1
KJV Verse Count
Matthew1
Luke3
Acts5
Romans1
Hebrews2
Revelation3


Total15
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 Oikoumene". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .