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Lexicon :: Strong's G3419 - mnēmeion

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mnēmeion (Key)
Part of Speech
neuter noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TDNT Reference: 4:680,596

Strong’s Definitions

μνημεῖον mnēmeîon, mnay-mi'-on; from G3420; a remembrance, i.e. cenotaph (place of interment):—grave, sepulchre, tomb.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x

The KJV translates Strong's G3419 in the following manner: sepulchre (29x), grave (8x), tomb (5x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x
The KJV translates Strong's G3419 in the following manner: sepulchre (29x), grave (8x), tomb (5x).
  1. any visible object for preserving or recalling the memory of any person or thing

    1. a memorial, monument, specifically, a sepulchral monument

  2. a sepulchre, a tomb

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
μνημεῖον mnēmeîon, mnay-mi'-on; from G3420; a remembrance, i.e. cenotaph (place of interment):—grave, sepulchre, tomb.
μνημεῖον, μνημείου, τό;
1. "any visible object for preserving or recalling the memory of any person or thing; a memorial, monument" (Aeschylus, Pindar, Sophocles, and following); in Biblical Greek so in Wis. 10:7; specifically, a sepulchral monument: οἰκοδομεῖν μνημεῖα, Luke 11:47; Josephus, Antiquities 13, 6, 5.
2. in the Scriptures a sepulchre, tomb: Matthew 23:29; Matthew 27:52, 60; Matthew 28:8; Mark 5:2; Mark 6:29; Luke 11:44; John 5:28; John 11:17, 31, and often in the Gospels; Acts 13:29; the Sept. for קֶבֶר, Genesis 23:6, 9; Genesis 50:5; Isaiah 22:16, etc.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

23:6; 23:9; 50:5
23:29; 27:52; 27:60; 28:8
5:2; 6:29
11:44; 11:47
5:28; 11:17; 11:31

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3419 matches the Greek μνημεῖον (mnēmeion),
which occurs 42 times in 38 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 8:28 - And when he was come to the other side into the country of the Gergesenes, there met him two possessed with devils, coming out of the tombs, G3419 exceeding fierce, so that no man might pass by that way.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:29 - Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because ye build the tombs of the prophets, and garnish the sepulchres G3419 of the righteous,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:52 - And the graves G3419 were opened; and many bodies of the saints which slept arose,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:53 - And came out of the graves G3419 after his resurrection, and went into the holy city, and appeared unto many.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 27:60 - And laid it in his own new tomb, G3419 which he had hewn out in the rock: and he rolled a great stone to the door of the sepulchre, G3419 and departed.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 28:8 - And they departed quickly from the sepulchre G3419 with fear and great joy; and did run to bring his disciples word.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:2 - And when he was come out of the ship, immediately there met him out of the tombs G3419 a man with an unclean spirit,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 5:3 - Who had his dwelling among the tombs; G3419 and no man could bind him, no, not with chains:
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:29 - And when his disciples heard of it, they came and took up his corpse, and laid it in a tomb. G3419
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 15:46 - And he bought fine linen, and took him down, and wrapped him in the linen, and laid him in a sepulchre G3419 which was hewn out of a rock, and rolled a stone unto the door of the sepulchre. G3419
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:2 - And very early in the morning the first day of the week, they came unto the sepulchre G3419 at the rising of the sun.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:3 - And they said among themselves, Who shall roll us away the stone from the door of the sepulchre? G3419
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:5 - And entering into the sepulchre, G3419 they saw a young man sitting on the right side, clothed in a long white garment; and they were affrighted.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 16:8 - And they went out quickly, and fled from the sepulchre; G3419 for they trembled and were amazed: neither said they any thing to any man; for they were afraid.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:44 - Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are as graves G3419 which appear not, and the men that walk over them are not aware of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:47 - Woe unto you! for ye build the sepulchres G3419 of the prophets, and your fathers killed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 11:48 - Truly ye bear witness that ye allow the deeds of your fathers: for they indeed killed them, and ye build their sepulchres. G3419
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 23:55 - And the women also, which came with him from Galilee, followed after, and beheld the sepulchre, G3419 and how his body was laid.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:2 - And they found the stone rolled away from the sepulchre. G3419
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:9 - And returned from the sepulchre, G3419 and told all these things unto the eleven, and to all the rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:12 - Then arose Peter, and ran unto the sepulchre; G3419 and stooping down, he beheld the linen clothes laid by themselves, and departed, wondering in himself at that which was come to pass.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:22 - Yea, and certain women also of our company made us astonished, which were early at the sepulchre; G3419
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 24:24 - And certain of them which were with us went to the sepulchre, G3419 and found it even so as the women had said: but him they saw not.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:28 - Marvel not at this: for the hour is coming, in the which all that are in the graves G3419 shall hear his voice,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:17 - Then when Jesus came, he found that he had lain in the grave G3419 four days already.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:31 - The Jews then which were with her in the house, and comforted her, when they saw Mary, that she rose up hastily and went out, followed her, saying, She goeth unto the grave G3419 to weep there.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:38 - Jesus therefore again groaning in himself cometh to the grave. G3419 It was a cave, and a stone lay upon it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:17 - The people therefore that was with him when he called Lazarus out of his grave, G3419 and raised him from the dead, bare record.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:41 - Now in the place where he was crucified there was a garden; and in the garden a new sepulchre, G3419 wherein was never man yet laid.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 19:42 - There laid they Jesus therefore because of the Jews' preparation day; for the sepulchre G3419 was nigh at hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:1 - The first day of the week cometh Mary Magdalene early, when it was yet dark, unto the sepulchre, G3419 and seeth the stone taken away from the sepulchre. G3419
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:2 - Then she runneth, and cometh to Simon Peter, and to the other disciple, whom Jesus loved, and saith unto them, They have taken away the Lord out of the sepulchre, G3419 and we know not where they have laid him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:3 - Peter therefore went forth, and that other disciple, and came to the sepulchre. G3419
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:4 - So they ran both together: and the other disciple did outrun Peter, and came first to the sepulchre. G3419
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:6 - Then cometh Simon Peter following him, and went into the sepulchre, G3419 and seeth the linen clothes lie,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:8 - Then went in also that other disciple, which came first to the sepulchre, G3419 and he saw, and believed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:11 - But Mary stood without at the sepulchre G3419 weeping: and as she wept, she stooped down, and looked into the sepulchre, G3419
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 13:29 - And when they had fulfilled all that was written of him, they took him down from the tree, and laid him in a sepulchre. G3419
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