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Lexicon :: Strong's G2889 - kosmos

κόσμος
Transliteration
kosmos
Pronunciation
ko'-smos (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably from the base of κομίζω (G2865)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:868,459

Trench's Synonyms: lix. κόσμος, αἰών.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 187x
The KJV translates Strong's G2889 in the following manner: world (186x), adorning (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. an apt and harmonious arrangement or constitution, order, government

  2. ornament, decoration, adornment, i.e. the arrangement of the stars, 'the heavenly hosts', as the ornament of the heavens. 1 Pet. 3:3

  3. the world, the universe

  4. the circle of the earth, the earth

  5. the inhabitants of the earth, men, the human family

  6. the ungodly multitude; the whole mass of men alienated from God, and therefore hostile to the cause of Christ

  7. world affairs, the aggregate of things earthly

    1. the whole circle of earthly goods, endowments riches, advantages, pleasures, etc, which although hollow and frail and fleeting, stir desire, seduce from God and are obstacles to the cause of Christ

  8. any aggregate or general collection of particulars of any sort

    1. the Gentiles as contrasted to the Jews (Rom. 11:12 etc)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
κόσμος kósmos, kos'-mos; probably from the base of G2865; orderly arrangement, i.e. decoration; by implication, the world (in a wide or narrow sense, including its inhabitants, literally or figuratively (morally)):—adorning, world.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon [?]

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Concordance Results Using NKJV

Strong's Number G2889 matches the Greek κόσμος (kosmos),
which occurs 187 times in 152 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV
Page 3 / 4 (2Co 1:12–Rev 11:15)

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For our boasting is this: the testimony of our conscience that we conducted ourselves in the world in simplicity and godly sincerity, not with fleshly wisdom but by the grace of God, and more abundantly toward you.

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that is, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, not imputing their trespasses to them, and has committed to us the word of reconciliation.

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For godly sorrow produces repentance leading to salvation, not to be regretted; but the sorrow of the world produces death.

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Even so we, when we were children, were in bondage under the elements of the world.

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But God forbid that I should boast except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom[fn] the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world.

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just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before Him in love,

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in which you once walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit who now works in the sons of disobedience,

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that at that time you were without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel and strangers from the covenants of promise, having no hope and without God in the world.

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that you may become blameless and harmless, children of God without fault in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you shine as lights in the world,

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which has come to you, as it has also in all the world, and is bringing forth fruit,[fn] as it is also among you since the day you heard and knew the grace of God in truth;

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Beware lest anyone cheat you through philosophy and empty deceit, according to the tradition of men, according to the basic principles of the world, and not according to Christ.

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Therefore,[fn] if you died with Christ from the basic principles of the world, why, as though living in the world, do you subject yourselves to regulations—

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This is a faithful saying and worthy of all acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am chief.

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And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness:

God[fn] was manifested in the flesh,
Justified in the Spirit,
Seen by angels,
Preached among the Gentiles,
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Received up in glory.

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For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain[fn] we can carry nothing out.

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For we who have believed do enter that rest, as He has said:

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although the works were finished from the foundation of the world.

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He then would have had to suffer often since the foundation of the world; but now, once at the end of the ages, He has appeared to put away sin by the sacrifice of Himself.

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Therefore, when He came into the world, He said:

“Sacrifice and offering You did not desire,
But a body You have prepared for Me.

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By faith Noah, being divinely warned of things not yet seen, moved with godly fear, prepared an ark for the saving of his household, by which he condemned the world and became heir of the righteousness which is according to faith.

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of whom the world was not worthy. They wandered in deserts and mountains, in dens and caves of the earth.

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Pure and undefiled religion before God and the Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their trouble, and to keep oneself unspotted from the world.

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Listen, my beloved brethren: Has God not chosen the poor of this world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which He promised to those who love Him?

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And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity. The tongue is so set among our members that it defiles the whole body, and sets on fire the course of nature; and it is set on fire by hell.

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Adulterers and[fn] adulteresses! Do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Whoever therefore wants to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.

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He indeed was foreordained before the foundation of the world, but was manifest in these last times for you

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Do not let your adornment be merely outward—arranging the hair, wearing gold, or putting on fine apparel—

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Resist him, steadfast in the faith, knowing that the same sufferings are experienced by your brotherhood in the world.

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by which have been given to us exceedingly great and precious promises, that through these you may be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust.

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and did not spare the ancient world, but saved Noah, one of eight people, a preacher of righteousness, bringing in the flood on the world of the ungodly;

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For if, after they have escaped the pollutions of the world through the knowledge of the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, they are again entangled in them and overcome, the latter end is worse for them than the beginning.

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by which the world that then existed perished, being flooded with water.

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And He Himself is the propitiation for our sins, and not for ours only but also for the whole world.

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Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

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For all that is in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—is not of the Father but is of the world.

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And the world is passing away, and the lust of it; but he who does the will of God abides forever.

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Behold what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called children of God![fn] Therefore the world does not know us,[fn] because it did not know Him.

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Do not marvel, my brethren, if the world hates you.

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But whoever has this world’s goods, and sees his brother in need, and shuts up his heart from him, how does the love of God abide in him?

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Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits, whether they are of God; because many false prophets have gone out into the world.

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and every spirit that does not confess that[fn] Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is not of God. And this is the spirit of the Antichrist, which you have heard was coming, and is now already in the world.

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You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.

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They are of the world. Therefore they speak as of the world, and the world hears them.

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In this the love of God was manifested toward us, that God has sent His only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through Him.

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And we have seen and testify that the Father has sent the Son as Savior of the world.

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Love has been perfected among us in this: that we may have boldness in the day of judgment; because as He is, so are we in this world.

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For whatever is born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world—our[fn] faith.

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Who is he who overcomes the world, but he who believes that Jesus is the Son of God?

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We know that we are of God, and the whole world lies under the sway of the wicked one.

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For many deceivers have gone out into the world who do not confess Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh. This is a deceiver and an antichrist.

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Then the seventh angel sounded: And there were loud voices in heaven, saying, “The kingdoms[fn] of this world have become the kingdoms of our Lord and of His Christ, and He shall reign forever and ever!”

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