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Lexicon :: Strong's G4622 - siōn

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Σιών
Transliteration
siōn (Key)
Pronunciation
see-own'
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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of Hebrew origin צִיּוֹן (H6726)
mGNT
7x in 2 unique form(s)
TR
7x in 2 unique form(s)
LXX
164x in 1 unique form(s)
Dictionary Aids

TDNT Reference: 7:292,1028

Strong’s Definitions

Σιών Siṓn, see-own'; of Hebrew origin (H6726); Sion (i.e. Tsijon), a hill of Jerusalem; figuratively, the Church (militant or triumphant):—Sion.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x

The KJV translates Strong's G4622 in the following manner: Sion (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x
The KJV translates Strong's G4622 in the following manner: Sion (7x).
  1. Sion or Zion = "a parched place"

    1. the hill on which the higher and more ancient part of Jerusalem was built

      1. the southwestern most and highest of the hills on which the city was built

    2. often used of the entire city of Jerusalem

    3. since Jerusalem because the temple stood there, was called the dwelling place of God

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Σιών Siṓn, see-own'; of Hebrew origin (H6726); Sion (i.e. Tsijon), a hill of Jerusalem; figuratively, the Church (militant or triumphant):—Sion.
STRONGS G4622:
Σιών, indeclinable (its grammatical gender in the N. T. does not appear from the passages in which it is mentioned; cf. Buttmann, 21f (19); in the Sept. when it denotes the city of Jerusalem Σιών occurs, as Psalm 101:14, 17 (Ps. 102:14,17); Psalm 131:13 (Ps. 132:13); Psalm 136:1 (Ps. 137:1), Hebrew צִיון (i. e. according to some, 'protected' or 'protecting'; according to others, 'sunny'; others besides); Sion (so A. V., but properly (with R. V.)) Zion;
1. the hill on which the higher and more ancient part of Jerusalem was built (דָּוִד עִיר, city of David, because David captured it); it was the southwesternmost and highest of the hills on which the city stood; (many now would identify it with the eastern hill, some with the northern; cf. Furrer in Schenkel iii. 216ff; Mühlau in Riehm, under the word; per contra Wolcott in B. D. American edition, under the word; Schultz in Herzog edition 2 vi., p. 543f).
2. used very often for the entire city of Jerusalem itself: Romans 9:33 and 1 Peter 2:6 (after Isaiah 28:16); Romans 11:26 (from Isaiah 59:20); θυγάτηρ Σιών (see θυγάτηρ, b.β'.), Matthew 21:5; John 12:15.
3. Since Jerusalem, because the temple stood there, was called the dwelling-place of God (cf. Matthew 5:35; κύριος τήν Σιών ᾑρετίσατο εἰς κατοικίαν ἑαυτῷ, Psalm 131:13 (Ps. 132:13)), the expression τό Σιών ὄρος is transferred to heaven, as the true dwelling-place of God and heavenly beings, the antitype of the earthly Zion: Hebrews 12:22; Revelation 14:1.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Psalms
102:14; 102:17; 132:13; 132:13; 136:1; 137:1
Isaiah
28:16; 59:20
Matthew
5:35; 21:5
John
12:15
Romans
9:33; 11:26
Hebrews
12:22
1 Peter
2:6
Revelation
14:1

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4622 matches the Greek Σιών (siōn),
which occurs 7 times in 7 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:5 - εἴπατε τῇ θυγατρὶ Σιών G4622 ἰδοὺ βασιλεύς σου ἔρχεταί σοι πραῢς καὶ ἐπιβεβηκὼς ἐπὶ ὄνον καὶ ἐπὶ πῶλον υἱὸν ὑποζυγίου
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 12:15 - μὴ φοβοῦ θυγάτηρ Σιών G4622 ἰδοὺ βασιλεύς σου ἔρχεται καθήμενος ἐπὶ πῶλον ὄνου
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 9:33 - καθὼς γέγραπται ἰδοὺ τίθημι ἐν Σιὼν G4622 λίθον προσκόμματος καὶ πέτραν σκανδάλου καὶ πιστεύων ἐπ᾽ αὐτῷ οὐ καταισχυνθήσεται
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 11:26 - καὶ οὕτως πᾶς Ἰσραὴλ σωθήσεται καθὼς γέγραπται ἥξει ἐκ Σιὼν G4622 ῥυόμενος ἀποστρέψει ἀσεβείας ἀπὸ Ἰακώβ
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 12:22 - ἀλλὰ προσεληλύθατε Σιὼν G4622 ὄρει καὶ πόλει θεοῦ ζῶντος Ἰερουσαλὴμ ἐπουρανίῳ καὶ μυριάσιν ἀγγέλων
Unchecked Copy Box1Pe 2:6 - διότι περιέχει ἐν γραφῇ ἰδοὺ τίθημι ἐν Σιὼν G4622 λίθον ἀκρογωνιαῖον ἐκλεκτὸν ἔντιμον καὶ πιστεύων ἐπ᾽ αὐτῷ οὐ μὴ καταισχυνθῇ
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:1 - καὶ εἶδον καὶ ἰδοὺ τὸ ἀρνίον ἑστὸς ἐπὶ τὸ ὄρος Σιών G4622 καὶ μετ᾽ αὐτοῦ ἑκατὸν τεσσεράκοντα τέσσαρες χιλιάδες ἔχουσαι τὸ ὄνομα αὐτοῦ καὶ τὸ ὄνομα τοῦ πατρὸς αὐτοῦ γεγραμμένον ἐπὶ τῶν μετώπων αὐτῶν
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