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Hierousalem

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2419 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ierousalemof Hebrew origin (03389)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Hierousalem7:292,1028
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hee-er-oo-sal-ame' Noun Location
Definition
Jerusalem = "set ye double peace"
  1. denotes either the city itself or the inhabitants
  2. "the Jerusalem that now is", with its present religious institutions, i.e. the Mosaic system, so designated from its primary external location
  3. "Jerusalem that is above", that is existing in heaven, according to the pattern of which the earthly Jerusalem was supposed to be built
    1. metaph. "the City of God founded by Christ", now wearing the form of the church, but after Christ's return to put on the form of the perfected Messianic kingdom
  4. "the heavenly Jerusalem", that is the heavenly abode of God, Christ, the angels, saints of the Old and New Testament periods and those Christians that are alive at Christ's return
  5. "the New Jerusalem", a splendid visible city to be let down from heaven after the renovation of the world, the future abode of the blessed
NAS Word Usage - Total: 76
Jerusalem 76
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Luke26
Acts35
Romans4
1 Corinthians1
Galatians2
Hebrews1
Revelation3


Total73
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 Hierousalem". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.