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Lexicon :: Strong's G5505 - chilias

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chilias (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 9:466,1316

Strong’s Definitions

χιλιάς chiliás, khil-ee-as'; from G5507; one thousand ("chiliad"):—thousand.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x

The KJV translates Strong's G5505 in the following manner: thousand (23x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x
The KJV translates Strong's G5505 in the following manner: thousand (23x).
  1. a thousand, the number one thousand

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
χιλιάς chiliás, khil-ee-as'; from G5507; one thousand ("chiliad"):—thousand.
χιλιάς, χιλιαδος, (χίλιοι), a thousand, the number one thousand: plural, Luke 14:31; Acts 4:4; 1 Corinthians 10:8; Revelation 5:11; Revelation 7:4-8; Revelation 11:13; Revelation 14:1-3; Revelation 21:16; the Sept. for אֶלֶף, אֲלָפִים. (Herodotus on.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

1 Corinthians
5:11; 7:4; 7:5; 7:6; 7:7; 7:8; 11:13; 14:1; 14:2; 14:3; 21:16

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5505 matches the Greek χιλιάς (chilias),
which occurs 23 times in 13 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:31 - “Or what king, when he sets out to meet another king in battle, will not first sit down and consider whether he is strong enough with ten thousand G5505 men to encounter the one coming against him with twenty thousand G5505?
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:4 - But many of those who had heard the [fn]message believed, and the number of the men came to be about five thousand G5505.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:8 - Nor let us act in sexual immorality, as some of them [fn]did, and twenty-three thousand G5505 fell in one day.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 5:11 -

Then I looked, and I heard the voice of many angels around the throne and the living creatures and the elders; and the number of them was myriads of myriads, and thousands G5505 of thousands G5505,

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And I heard the number of those having been sealed, 144,000 G5505 sealed from every tribe of the sons of Israel:

Unchecked Copy BoxRev 7:5 -

from the tribe of Judah, 12,000 G5505 having been sealed,

from the tribe of Reuben 12,000 G5505,

from the tribe of Gad 12,000 G5505,

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from the tribe of Asher 12,000 G5505,

from the tribe of Naphtali 12,000 G5505,

from the tribe of Manasseh 12,000 G5505,

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from the tribe of Simeon 12,000 G5505,

from the tribe of Levi 12,000 G5505,

from the tribe of Issachar 12,000 G5505,

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from the tribe of Zebulun 12,000 G5505,

from the tribe of Joseph 12,000 G5505,

from the tribe of Benjamin, 12,000 G5505 having been sealed.

Unchecked Copy BoxRev 11:13 - And in that hour there was a great earthquake, and a tenth of the city fell; [fn]seven thousand G5505 people were killed in the earthquake, and the rest were terrified and gave glory to the God of heaven.
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Then I looked, and behold, the Lamb was standing on Mount Zion, and with Him 144,000 G5505, having His name and the name of His Father written on their foreheads.

Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:3 - And they *[fn]sang a new song before the throne and before the four living creatures and the elders. And no one could learn that song except the 144,000 G5505 who had been purchased from the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 21:16 - And the city is laid out as a square, and its length is as great as the width; and he measured the city with the [fn]rod, [fn]12,000 G5505 stadia; its length and width and height are equal.
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