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Lexicon :: Strong's G3619 - oikodomē

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οἰκοδομή
Transliteration
oikodomē (Key)
Pronunciation
oy-kod-om-ay'
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Feminine (abstract) of a compound of οἶκος (G3624) and the base of δῶμα (G1430)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 5:144,674

Strong’s Definitions

οἰκοδομή oikodomḗ, oy-kod-om-ay'; feminine (abstract) of a compound of G3624 and the base of G1430; architecture, i.e. (concretely) a structure; figuratively, confirmation:—building, edify(-ication, -ing).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x

The KJV translates Strong's G3619 in the following manner: edifying (7x), building (6x), edification (4x), wherewith (one) may edify (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x
The KJV translates Strong's G3619 in the following manner: edifying (7x), building (6x), edification (4x), wherewith (one) may edify (1x).
  1. (the act of) building, building up

  2. metaph. edifying, edification

    1. the act of one who promotes another's growth in Christian wisdom, piety, happiness, holiness

  3. a building (i.e. the thing built, edifice)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
οἰκοδομή oikodomḗ, oy-kod-om-ay'; feminine (abstract) of a compound of G3624 and the base of G1430; architecture, i.e. (concretely) a structure; figuratively, confirmation:—building, edify(-ication, -ing).
STRONGS NT 3619: οἰκοδομή
οἰκοδομή, οἰκοδομῆς, (οἶκος, and δέμω to build), a later Greek word, condemned by Phryn., yet used by Aristotle, Theophrastus, ((but both these thought to be doubtful)), Diodorus (1, 46), Philo (vit. Moys. i. § 40; de monarch. ii. § 2), Josephus, Plutarch, the Sept., and many others, for οἰκοδόμημα and οἰκοδόμησις; cf. Lob. ad Phryn., p. 481ff, cf. p. 421; (Winer's Grammar, 24);
1. (the act of) building, building up, equivalent to τό οἰκοδομεῖν; as, τῶν τειχέων, 1 Macc. 16:23; τοῦ οἴκου τοῦ Θεοῦ, 1 Chronicles 26:27; in the N. T. metaphorically, "edifying, edification, i. e. the act of one who promotes another's growth in Christian wisdom, piety, holiness, happiness" (see οἰκοδομέω, b. β'. (cf. Winer's Grammar, 35 (34))): Romans 14:19; Romans 15:2; (1 Corinthians 14:26); 2 Corinthians 10:8 (see below); 2 Corinthians 13:10; Ephesians 4:29; with a genitive of the person whose growth is furthered, ὑμῶν, 2 Corinthians 12:19 (cf. 10:8); ἑαυτοῦ (Tdf. αὐτοῦ), Ephesians 4:16; τοῦ σώματος τοῦ Χριστοῦ, Ephesians 4:12; τῆς ἐκκλησίας, 1 Corinthians 14:12; equivalent to τό ὀικοδομουν, what contributes to edification, or augments wisdom, etc. λαλεῖν, λαβεῖν, οἰκοδομήν, 1 Corinthians 14:3, 5.
2. equivalent to οἰκοδόμημα, a building (i. e. thing built, edifice): Mark 13:1f; τοῦ ἱεροῦ, Matthew 24:1; used of the heavenly body, the abode of the soul after death, 2 Corinthians 5:1; tropically, of a body of Christians, a Christian church (see οἰκοδομέω, b. β'.), Ephesians 2:21 (cf. πᾶς, I. 1 c.); with a genitive of the owner or occupant, Θεοῦ, 1 Corinthians 3:9.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Chronicles
26:27
Matthew
24:1
Mark
13:1
Romans
14:19; 15:2
1 Corinthians
3:9; 14:3; 14:5; 14:12; 14:26
2 Corinthians
5:1; 10:8; 12:19; 13:10
Ephesians
2:21; 4:12; 4:16; 4:29

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3619 matches the Greek οἰκοδομή (oikodomē),
which occurs 18 times in 18 verses in the MGNT Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:1 - Jesus left the temple area and was going on His way [fn]when His disciples came up to point out the temple buildings G3619 to Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:1 - As He was going out of the temple, one of His disciples *said to Him, “Teacher, look! [fn]What wonderful stones and [fn]what wonderful buildings G3619!”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 13:2 - And Jesus said to him, “Do you see these great buildings G3619? Not one stone will be left upon another, which will not be torn down.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 14:19 - So then we pursue the things [fn]which make for peace and the building G3619 up G3619 of one another.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 15:2 - Each of us is to please his neighbor [fn]for his good, to his edification G3619.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 3:9 - For we are God’s fellow workers; you are God’s [fn]field, God’s building G3619.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 14:3 - But the one who prophesies speaks to people for edification G3619, [fn]exhortation, and consolation.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 14:5 - Now I wish that you all spoke in tongues, but rather that you would prophesy; and greater is the one who prophesies than the one who speaks in tongues, unless he interprets, so that the church may receive edification G3619.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 14:12 - So you too, since you are eager to possess [fn]spiritual gifts, strive to excel for the edification G3619 of the church.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 14:26 - What is the outcome then, brothers and sisters? When you assemble, each one has a psalm, has a teaching, has a revelation, has a tongue, has an interpretation. All things are to be done for edification G3619.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 5:1 - For we know that if our [fn]earthly tent which is our house is torn down, we have a building G3619 from God, a house not made by hands, eternal in the heavens.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:8 - For if I boast somewhat [fn]more about our authority, which the Lord gave for building G3619 you up G3619 and not for destroying you, I will not be put to shame,
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 12:19 - All this time [fn]you have been thinking that we are defending ourselves to you. Actually, it is in the sight of God that we have been speaking in Christ; and all for building G3619 you up G3619, beloved.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 13:10 - For this reason I am writing these things while absent, so that when present I need not use severity, in accordance with the authority which the Lord gave me for building G3619 up G3619 and not for tearing down.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 2:21 - in whom the whole building G3619, being fitted together, is growing into a holy [fn]temple in the Lord,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:12 - for the equipping of the [fn]saints for the work of ministry, for the building G3619 up G3619 of the body of Christ;
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:16 - from whom the whole body, being fitted and held together [fn]by what every joint supplies, according to the [fn]proper working of each individual part, causes the growth of the body for the building G3619 up G3619 of itself in love.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 4:29 - Let no [fn]unwholesome word come out of your mouth, but if there is any good word for edification G3619 [fn]according to the need of the moment, say that, so that it will give grace to those who hear.

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