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Entry for Strong's #4440 - πυλών

Transliteration
pylṓn
Phonetics
poo-lone'  
Word Origin
from (4439)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
6:921,974
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. a large gate: of a palace
  2. the front part of a house, into which one enters through the gate, porch
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5592 ‑ סַף (saf);  6607 ‑ פֶּתַח (peh'‑thakh);  8179 ‑ שַׁעַר (shah'‑ar);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (18) NAS (18) HCS (18)
Matthew 1
Luke 1
Acts 4
Revelation 6
Matthew 1
Luke 1
Acts 4
Revelation 6
Matthew 1
Luke 1
Acts 5
Revelation 11
BYZ TIS TR
N-APM 3
N-ASM 4
N-DPM 2
N-GPM 1
N-GSM 2
N-NPM 6
N-APM 3
N-ASM 4
N-DPM 2
N-GPM 1
N-GSM 2
N-NPM 6
N-APM 3
N-ASM 4
N-DPM 2
N-GPM 1
N-GSM 2
N-NPM 6
NA WH
N-APM 3
N-ASM 4
N-DPM 2
N-GPM 1
N-GSM 2
N-NPM 6
N-APM 3
N-ASM 4
N-DPM 2
N-GPM 1
N-GSM 2
N-NPM 6


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

πυλ-ών, ῶνος, ὁ,

gateway, Arist. Mu. 398a16 (pl.), PCair.Zen. 193.9 (iii B.C.), PEnteux. 74.3 (iii B.C.), Sammelb. 6157 (ii B.C.), IG 3.398 (pl.); freq. separated from the house or temple to which it gave entrance, gate-tower, gate-house, IPE 12.32 B 48 (Olbia, iii B.C. ), Plb. 4.18.2, Luc. Hipp. 5, etc.; of a temple, Plu. Tim. 12; τετράθυρος π . Callix. 1; π. τὸ μῆκος δίπλεθρος D.S. 1.47, cf. Luc. Nigr. 23; ἡ θύρα τοῦ π . Acts 12:13 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

πυλών, πυλῶνος, (πύλη) (Aristotle, Polybius, others), the Sept. often for פֶּתַח, sometimes for שַׁעַר;

1. a large gate: of a palace, Luke 16:20; of a house, Acts 10:17; plural (of the gates of a city), Acts 14:13; Revelation 21:12, 13, 15, 21, 25; Revelation 22:14.

2. the anterior part of a house, into which one enters through the gate, porch: Matthew 26:71 (cf. 69 and 75); Acts 12:14; hence, θύρα τοῦ πυλῶνος, Acts 12:13.

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

πυλών , -ῶνος ,

(< πύλη ),

[in LXX chiefly for H6607, H8179;]

1. the porch or vestibule of a house or palace: Matthew 26:71, Luke 16:20, Acts 10:17; Acts 12:13-14

2. The gate-way or gate-tower of a walled town: Acts 14:13, Revelation 21:12-13; Revelation 21:15; Revelation 21:21; Revelation 21:25; Revelation 22:14.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

(for spelling see Thackeray Gr, i. p. 167), ";Samaria."; The mention of a village of this name in the Fayûm, as in P Petr II. 4 (11).2 (B.C. 255–4), is proof of the early settlement of Jews in these districts (cf. P Petr I. p. 43 note*). See also P Tebt II. 566 (A.D. 131–2) Σαμάρεια, ib. 609 (ii/A.D.) κώμης Σαμαρείας, and BGU I. 94.6 (A.D. 289) περὶ κώμην Σαμάριαν.

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
πυλωνα πυλώνα πυλῶνα πυλωνας πυλώνας πυλῶνας πυλωνες πυλώνες πυλῶνες πυλώνι πυλωνος πυλώνος πυλῶνος πυλωνων πυλώνων πυλωροί πυλωροίς πυλωρός πυλωρούς πυλωρών πυλώσι πυλωσιν πυλώσιν πυλῶσιν pulona pulōna pulonas pulōnas pulones pulōnes pulonon pulōnōn pulonos pulōnos pulosin pulōsin pylona pylôna pylōna pylō̂na pylonas pylônas pylōnas pylō̂nas pylones pylônes pylōnes pylō̂nes pylonon pylōnōn pylṓnon pylṓnōn pylonos pylônos pylōnos pylō̂nos pylosin pylôsin pylōsin pylō̂sin
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