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Βαβυλών

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
Βαβυλών, -ῶνος, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
Babylōn
Simplified transliteration: 
Babylon
Numbers
Strong's number: 
897
GK Number: 
956
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
12
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3f(1a)
Gloss: 
Babylon, gate of god[s]
Definition: 
Babylon, 1 Pet. 5:13

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 1:11 Josiah was the father of Jechoniah and his brothers at the time of the deportation to Babylon (Babylōnos | Βαβυλῶνος | gen sg fem).
Matthew 1:12 After the deportation to Babylon (Babylōnos | Βαβυλῶνος | gen sg fem), Jechoniah was the father of Shealtiel, and Shealtiel was the father of Zerubbabel,
Matthew 1:17 So all the generations from Abraham to David were fourteen generations, and from David to the deportation to Babylon (Babylōnos | Βαβυλῶνος | gen sg fem) fourteen generations, and from the deportation to Babylon (Babylōnos | Βαβυλῶνος | gen sg fem) to the Christ fourteen generations.
Acts 7:43 You took along the shrine of Moloch and the star of your god Rephan, the images that you made, to worship them, so I will make you move beyond Babylon.’ (Babylōnos | Βαβυλῶνος | gen sg fem)
1 Peter 5:13 She who is in Babylon (Babylōni | Βαβυλῶνι | dat sg fem), chosen along with you, sends you greetings, as does Mark, my son as well.
Revelation 14:8 Then another angel, a second, followed, saying, “Fallen, fallen is Babylon (Babylōn | Βαβυλών | nom sg fem) the great! — she who has made all nations drink of the wine of her passionate immorality.”
Revelation 16:19 The great city was split into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell. So Babylon (Babylōn | Βαβυλών | nom sg fem) the great was remembered before God and was given the cup filled with the wine of his fierce anger.
Revelation 17:5 And on her forehead was written a name, a mystery: “Babylon (Babylōn | Βαβυλών | nom sg fem) the great, mother of prostitutes and of the abominations of the earth.”
Revelation 18:2 And he called out with a powerful voice, saying, “Fallen, fallen is Babylon (Babylōn | Βαβυλών | nom sg fem) the great! She has become a dwelling place for demons and a haunt for every unclean spirit, a haunt for every unclean bird, a haunt for every unclean and detestable beast.
Revelation 18:10 They will stand at a distance in fear of her torment, and say, “Alas! Alas! O great city, Babylon (Babylōn | Βαβυλών | voc sg fem) the mighty city! For in a single hour your judgment has come.”
Revelation 18:21 Then a mighty angel picked up a stone the size of a huge millstone and hurled it into the sea, saying, “With this kind of violence Babylon (Babylōn | Βαβυλών | nom sg fem) the great city will be thrown down, and never again will it be found!