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Lexicon :: Strong's G4611 - Silōam

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Σιλωάμ
Transliteration
Silōam (Key)
Pronunciation
sē-lō-ä'm (Key)
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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of Hebrew origin שִׁלֹחַ (H7975)
mGNT
3x in 2 unique form(s)
TR
3x in 2 unique form(s)
LXX
1x in 1 unique form(s)
Strong’s Definitions

Σιλωάμ Silōám, sil-o-am'; of Hebrew origin (H7975); Siloam (i.e. Shiloach), a pool of Jerusalem:—Siloam.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's G4611 in the following manner: Siloam (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's G4611 in the following manner: Siloam (3x).
  1. Siloam = "sent"

    1. the Pool of Siloam, a fountain of water in Jerusalem, also called Shiloah in Isa. 8:6

    2. the Tower of Siloam, may have been a tower near or over the Pool of Siloam, which fell down killing 18 men; very likely they were purifying themselves. (Gill)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Σιλωάμ Silōám, sil-o-am'; of Hebrew origin (H7975); Siloam (i.e. Shiloach), a pool of Jerusalem:—Siloam.
STRONGS NT 4611: Σιλωάμ
Σιλωάμ (Hebrew שִׁלֹחַ, Isaiah 8:6, which in John 9:7 is translated ἀπεσταλμένος, but more correctly (see below) 'a sending out,' 'gushing forth' (of water); it is formed after the analogy of אִיּוב, 'had in hatred', 'persecuted', from אָיַב; יִלּוד, 'born', from יָלַד, 'to bring forth'; ("the purely passive explanation, ἀπεσταλμένος, John 9:7, is not so incorrect." Ewald, Ausführl. Lehrbuch d. Hebrew Spr. § 150, 2 a.; cf. Meyer on John, the passage cited)), (in Josephus, Σιλωάμ, namely, πηγή, b. j. 5, 12, 2; 6, 8, 5; but also μέχρι τοῦ Σιλωάμ, b. j. 2, 16, 2; 6, 7, 2; (Buttmann, 21 (19))), (indeclinable; but in Josephus, b. j. 5, 6, 1 ἀπό τῆς Σιλωας), Siloam, a fountain of sweet and abundant water (Josephus, b. j. 5, 4, 1), flowing into a basin or pool of the same name (Nehemiah 3:15), both of which seem to have been situated in the southern part of Jerusalem, although opinions vary on this point: Luke 13:4; John 9:11 (Isaiah 8:6). Cf. (B. D., under the word ); Winers RWB under the word Siloah; Rödiger in Gesenius Thesaurus, p. 1416; Leyrer in Herzog edition 1, ivx., p. 371ff; Robinson, Palestine, i. 333ff; Tobler, Die Siloaquelle n. der Oelberg (St. Gallen, 1852); Kneucker, Siloah, Quelle Teich u. Thal in Jerus. (Heidelb. 1873); Furrer in Schenkel v., 295f; (Ritter, Palestine, etc., English translation, i., 148f; Wilson, Ordnance Survey, etc., 1865; especially Guthe in the Zeitschr. d. Deutsch. Pal.-Vereins for 1882, pp. 205ff, 229ff; Zeitschr. d. Deutsch. Morgenl.-Gesellsch. for 1882, p. 725ff).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Nehemiah
3:15
Isaiah
8:6; 8:6
Luke
13:4
John
9:7; 9:7; 9:11

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4611 matches the Greek Σιλωάμ (Silōam),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:4 - Or those eighteen, upon whom the tower in Siloam G4611 fell, and slew them, think ye that they were sinners above all men that dwelt in Jerusalem?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:7 - And said unto him, Go, wash in the pool of Siloam, G4611 (which is by interpretation, Sent.) He went his way therefore, and washed, and came seeing.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 9:11 - He answered and said, A man that is called Jesus made clay, and anointed mine eyes, and said unto me, Go to the pool of Siloam, G4611 and wash: and I went and washed, and I received sight.
 
 
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