Sion

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4622  
Original WordWord Origin
Siwvnof Hebrew origin (06726)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Sion7:292,1028
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
see-own'   Noun Location
 Definition
Sion or Zion = "a parched place"
  1. the hill on which the higher and more ancient part of Jerusalem was built
    1. the southwestern most and highest of the hills on which the city was built
  2. often used of the entire city of Jerusalem
  3. since Jerusalem because the temple stood there, was called the dwelling place of God
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 7
Sion 7
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Matthew1
John1
Romans2
Hebrews1
1 Peter1
Revelation1


Total7
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 Sion". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .