The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 490 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ÅAntiovceiafrom Antiochus (a Syrian king)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
an-tee-okh'-i-ah Noun Location
Antioch = 'driven against"
  1. Capital of Syria, situated on the river Orontes, founded by Seleucus Nicanor in 300 B.C. and named in honour of his father, Antiochus. Many Greek-Jews lived there and it was here that the followers of Christ were first called Christians.
  2. A city in Pisidia on the borders Phrygia, founded by Seleucus Nicanor. Under the Romans it became a "colonia" and was also called Caesarea
King James Word Usage - Total: 18
Antioch 18
KJV Verse Count
2 Timothy1

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 Antiocheia". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .