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Lexicon :: Strong's G2362 - thronos

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θρόνος
Transliteration
thronos
Pronunciation
thro'-nos (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From thrao (to sit), a stately seat (
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:160,338

Strong’s Definitions

θρόνος thrónos, thron'-os; from θράω thráō (to sit); a stately seat ("throne"); by implication, power or (concretely) a potentate:—seat, throne.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 61x

The KJV translates Strong's G2362 in the following manner: throne (54x), seat (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 61x
The KJV translates Strong's G2362 in the following manner: throne (54x), seat (7x).
  1. a throne seat

    1. a chair of state having a footstool

    2. assigned in the NT to kings, hence, kingly power or royalty

      1. metaph. to God, the governor of the world

      2. to the Messiah, Christ, the partner and assistant in the divine administration

        1. hence divine power belonging to Christ

      3. to judges i.e. tribunal or bench

      4. to elders

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
θρόνος thrónos, thron'-os; from θράω thráō (to sit); a stately seat ("throne"); by implication, power or (concretely) a potentate:—seat, throne.
STRONGS NT 2362: θρόνος
θρόνος, -ου, , (ΘΡΑΩ to sit; cf. Curtius § 316), [from Homer down], Sept. for כִּסֵּא, a throne, seat, i. e. a chair of state having a footstool; assigned in the N. T. to kings, hence, by metonymy, for kingly power, royalty: Luke 1:32, 52; Acts 2:30. metaphorically, to God, the governor of the world: Matthew 5:34; Matthew 23:22; Acts 7:49 (Isaiah 66:1); Revelation 1:4; Revelation 3:21; Revelation 4:2-6, 9, 10, etc.; Hebrews 4:16; Hebrews 8:1; Hebrews 12:2. to the Messiah, the partner and assistant in the divine administration: Matthew 19:28; Matthew 25:31; Revelation 3:21; Revelation 20:11; Revelation 22:3; hence, the divine power belonging to Christ, Hebrews 1:8. to judges, equivalent to tribunal or bench (Plutarch, mor., p. 807 b.): Matthew 19:28; Luke 22:30; Revelation 20:4. to elders: Revelation 4:4; Revelation 11:16. to Satan: Revelation 2:13; cf. Bleek at the passage to the beast (concerning which see θηρίον): Revelation 16:10. θρόνος is used by metonymy, of one who holds dominion or exercises authority; thus in plural of angels: Colossians 1:16 [see Bp. Lightfoot at the passage].
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Isaiah
66:1
Matthew
5:34; 19:28; 19:28; 23:22; 25:31
Luke
1:32; 1:52; 22:30
Acts
2:30; 7:49
Colossians
1:16
Hebrews
1:8; 4:16; 8:1; 12:2
Revelation
1:4; 2:13; 3:21; 3:21; 4:2; 4:3; 4:4; 4:4; 4:5; 4:6; 4:9; 4:10; 11:16; 16:10; 20:4; 20:11; 22:3

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2362 matches the Greek θρόνος (thronos),
which occurs 61 times in 50 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:34 - “But I say to you, do not swear at all: neither by heaven, for it is God’s throne;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:28 - So Jesus said to them, “Assuredly I say to you, that in the regeneration, when the Son of Man sits on the throne of His glory, you who have followed Me will also sit on twelve thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:22 - “And he who swears by heaven, swears by the throne of God and by Him who sits on it.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:31 - “When the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the holy[fn] angels with Him, then He will sit on the throne of His glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:32 - “He will be great, and will be called the Son of the Highest; and the Lord God will give Him the throne of His father David.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 1:52 - He has put down the mighty from their thrones,
And exalted the lowly.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 22:30 - “that you may eat and drink at My table in My kingdom, and sit on thrones judging the twelve tribes of Israel.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:30 - “Therefore, being a prophet, and knowing that God had sworn with an oath to him that of the fruit of his body, according to the flesh, He would raise up the Christ to sit on his throne,[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 7:49 - ‘Heaven is My throne,
And earth
is My footstool.
What house will you build for Me? says the LORD,
Or what is the place of My rest?
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 1:16 - For by Him all things were created that are in heaven and that are on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or principalities or powers. All things were created through Him and for Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 1:8 - But to the Son He says:

“Your throne, O God, is forever and ever;
A
scepter of righteousness is the scepter of Your kingdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 4:16 - Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 8:1 - Now this is the main point of the things we are saying: We have such a High Priest, who is seated at the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in the heavens,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 12:2 - looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 1:4 - John, to the seven churches which are in Asia:
Grace to you and peace from Him who is and who was and who is to come, and from the seven Spirits who are before His throne,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 2:13 - “I know your works, and where you dwell, where Satan’s throne is. And you hold fast to My name, and did not deny My faith even in the days in which Antipas was My faithful martyr, who was killed among you, where Satan dwells.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 3:21 - “To him who overcomes I will grant to sit with Me on My throne, as I also overcame and sat down with My Father on His throne.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:2 - Immediately I was in the Spirit; and behold, a throne set in heaven, and One sat on the throne.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:3 - And He who sat there was[fn] like a jasper and a sardius stone in appearance; and there was a rainbow around the throne, in appearance like an emerald.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:4 - Around the throne were twenty-four thrones, and on the thrones I saw twenty-four elders sitting, clothed in white robes; and they had crowns[fn] of gold on their heads.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:5 - And from the throne proceeded lightnings, thunderings, and voices.[fn] Seven lamps of fire were burning before the throne, which are the[fn] seven Spirits of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:6 - Before the throne there was[fn] a sea of glass, like crystal. And in the midst of the throne, and around the throne, were four living creatures full of eyes in front and in back.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:9 - Whenever the living creatures give glory and honor and thanks to Him who sits on the throne, who lives forever and ever,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 4:10 - the twenty-four elders fall down before Him who sits on the throne and worship Him who lives forever and ever, and cast their crowns before the throne, saying:
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:1 - And I saw in the right hand of Him who sat on the throne a scroll written inside and on the back, sealed with seven seals.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:6 - And I looked, and behold,[fn] in the midst of the throne and of the four living creatures, and in the midst of the elders, stood a Lamb as though it had been slain, having seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God sent out into all the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:7 - Then He came and took the scroll out of the right hand of Him who sat on the throne.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:11 - Then I looked, and I heard the voice of many angels around the throne, the living creatures, and the elders; and the number of them was ten thousand times ten thousand, and thousands of thousands,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:13 - And every creature which is in heaven and on the earth and under the earth and such as are in the sea, and all that are in them, I heard saying:

“Blessing and honor and glory and power
Be to Him who sits on the throne,
And to the Lamb, forever and ever!”[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 6:16 - and said to the mountains and rocks, “Fall on us and hide us from the face of Him who sits on the throne and from the wrath of the Lamb!
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:9 - After these things I looked, and behold, a great multitude which no one could number, of all nations, tribes, peoples, and tongues, standing before the throne and before the Lamb, clothed with white robes, with palm branches in their hands,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:10 - and crying out with a loud voice, saying, “Salvation belongs to our God who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb!”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:11 - All the angels stood around the throne and the elders and the four living creatures, and fell on their faces before the throne and worshiped God,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:15 - “Therefore they are before the throne of God, and serve Him day and night in His temple. And He who sits on the throne will dwell among them.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:17 - “for the Lamb who is in the midst of the throne will shepherd them and lead them to living fountains of waters.[fn] And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 8:3 - Then another angel, having a golden censer, came and stood at the altar. He was given much incense, that he should offer it with the prayers of all the saints upon the golden altar which was before the throne.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 11:16 - And the twenty-four elders who sat before God on their thrones fell on their faces and worshiped God,
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 12:5 - She bore a male Child who was to rule all nations with a rod of iron. And her Child was caught up to God and His throne.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:2 - Now the beast which I saw was like a leopard, his feet were like the feet of a bear, and his mouth like the mouth of a lion. The dragon gave him his power, his throne, and great authority.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:3 - They sang as it were a new song before the throne, before the four living creatures, and the elders; and no one could learn that song except the hundred and forty-four thousand who were redeemed from the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:5 - And in their mouth was found no deceit,[fn] for they are without fault before the throne of God.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 16:10 - Then the fifth angel poured out his bowl on the throne of the beast, and his kingdom became full of darkness; and they gnawed their tongues because of the pain.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 16:17 - Then the seventh angel poured out his bowl into the air, and a loud voice came out of the temple of heaven, from the throne, saying, “It is done!”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 19:4 - And the twenty-four elders and the four living creatures fell down and worshiped God who sat on the throne, saying, “Amen! Alleluia!”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 19:5 - Then a voice came from the throne, saying, “Praise our God, all you His servants and those who fear Him, both[fn] small and great!”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 20:4 - And I saw thrones, and they sat on them, and judgment was committed to them. Then I saw the souls of those who had been beheaded for their witness to Jesus and for the word of God, who had not worshiped the beast or his image, and had not received his mark on their foreheads or on their hands. And they lived and reigned with Christ for a[fn] thousand years.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 20:11 - Then I saw a great white throne and Him who sat on it, from whose face the earth and the heaven fled away. And there was found no place for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:5 - Then He who sat on the throne said, “Behold, I make all things new.” And He said to me,[fn] “Write, for these words are true and faithful.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 22:1 - And he showed me a pure[fn] river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding from the throne of God and of the Lamb.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 22:3 - And there shall be no more curse, but the throne of God and of the Lamb shall be in it, and His servants shall serve Him.
 
 
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