Bill Mounce

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Forms of the word
χρυσίον, -ου, τό
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gold; gold jewelry or coins

, Heb. 9:4; 1 Pet. 1:7; Rev. 3:18; 21:18, 21; spc. gold when coined or manufactured; golden ornaments, 1 Tim. 2:9; 1 Pet. 3:3; Rev. 17:4; 18:16; gold coin, money, Acts 3:6; 20:33; 1 Pet. 1:18*

Greek-English Concordance for χρυσίον

Acts 3:6 But Peter said, “Silver and gold (chrysion | χρυσίον | nom sg neut) is not possessed by me, but what I do have I give to you. In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, stand up and walk!”
Acts 20:33 I have not coveted anyone’s silver or gold (chrysiou | χρυσίου | gen sg neut) or clothing.
1 Timothy 2:9 Likewise, I also desire that the women should adorn themselves in respectable attire, with modesty and moderation, not with braided hair and gold (chrysiō | χρυσίῳ | dat sg neut) or pearls or costly clothing,
Hebrews 9:4 It contained the golden altar of incense and the ark of the covenant covered on all sides with gold (chrysiō | χρυσίῳ | dat sg neut), in which were the golden urn containing the manna, Aaron’s rod that had budded, and the stone tablets of the covenant.
1 Peter 1:7 so that the genuineness of your faith (which is more precious than gold (chrysiou | χρυσίου | gen sg neut) that perishes), having been tested by fire, may be found to your praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ.
1 Peter 1:18 since you know that you were ransomed from the empty way of life handed down from your ancestors, not by perishable things such as silver or gold (chrysiō | χρυσίῳ | dat sg neut),
1 Peter 3:3 Do not let your beauty be external — such as braiding the hair, wearing gold (chrysiōn | χρυσίων | gen pl neut) jewelry, or dressing up in fine clothes —
Revelation 3:18 I counsel you to buy from me gold (chrysion | χρυσίον | acc sg neut) refined by fire so you can be rich; and white garments to clothe yourself so your shameful nakedness will not be exposed; and salve to put on your eyes so you can see!
Revelation 17:4 The woman was clothed in purple and scarlet, and adorned with gold (chrysiō | χρυσίῳ | dat sg neut) and jewels and pearls. In her hand she held a golden cup full of abominations, the impurities of her fornication.
Revelation 18:16 They will lament, “Alas, alas, O great city, clothed in fine linen, purple, and scarlet, glittering with gold (chrysiō | χρυσίῳ | dat sg neut), precious stones, and pearls!
Revelation 21:18 The city’s wall was made of jasper and the city was pure gold (chrysion | χρυσίον | nom sg neut), as pure as glass.
Revelation 21:21 The twelve gates were twelve pearls, each of the gates was made of a single pearl. And the main street of the city was pure gold (chrysion | χρυσίον | nom sg neut), like transparent glass.