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ἐλαία

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐλαία, -ας, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
elaia
Simplified transliteration: 
elaia
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1636
GK Number: 
1777
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
15
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1a
Gloss: 
olive, olive tree; when used with {4001} it is the proper name the Mount of Olives, a ridge on the east side of the Kidron Valley, overlooking Jerusalem and the Temple mount
Definition: 
an olive tree, Mt. 21:1; 24:3; an olive, fruit of the olive tree, Jas. 3:12, ὄρος τῶν ἐλαιῶν, the Mount of Olives, Mt. 21:1

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 21:1 Now when they drew near to Jerusalem and came to Bethphage, to the Mount of Olives (elaiōn | ἐλαιῶν | gen pl fem), then Jesus sent two disciples,
Matthew 24:3 And when he was seated on the Mount of Olives (elaiōn | ἐλαιῶν | gen pl fem), the disciples came to him privately, saying, “Tell us, when are these things to take place, and what will be the sign of your coming and the consummation of the age?”
Matthew 26:30 And when they had sung a hymn, they went out to the Mount of Olives (elaiōn | ἐλαιῶν | gen pl fem).
Mark 11:1 And when they drew near to Jerusalem, Bethphage, and Bethany, at the Mount of Olives (elaiōn | ἐλαιῶν | gen pl fem), Jesus dispatched two of his disciples
Mark 13:3 So while he was sitting on the Mount of Olives (elaiōn | ἐλαιῶν | gen pl fem) opposite the temple, Peter, James, John, and Andrew questioned him privately.
Mark 14:26 Then after singing a hymn, they went out to the Mount of Olives (elaiōn | ἐλαιῶν | gen pl fem).
Luke 19:29 It happened that as he came near Bethphage and Bethany to the hill called “The Mount of Olives,” (elaiōn | ἐλαιῶν | gen pl fem) he sent two of his disciples,
Luke 19:37 As he was already approaching to the descent of the Mount of Olives (elaiōn | ἐλαιῶν | gen pl fem), the whole crowd of disciples began to rejoice and praise God with a loud voice for all the mighty works they had seen,
Luke 21:37 During the day he was in the temple teaching, but at night he went out and stayed on the hill called “The Mount of Olives.” (elaiōn | ἐλαιῶν | gen pl fem)
Luke 22:39 Then Jesus went out and made his way, as was his custom, to the Mount of Olives (elaiōn | ἐλαιῶν | gen pl fem); and the disciples followed him.
John 8:1 but Jesus went to the Mount of Olives (elaiōn | ἐλαιῶν | gen pl fem).
Romans 11:17 But if some of the branches were broken off, and you, although a wild olive shoot, were grafted in among the others and now share in the nourishing root of the olive (elaias | ἐλαίας | gen sg fem) tree,
Romans 11:24 For if you were cut from what is by nature a wild olive tree, and grafted contrary to nature into a cultivated olive tree, how much more will these, the natural branches, be grafted back into their own olive (elaia | ἐλαίᾳ | dat sg fem) tree?
James 3:12 My brothers, can a fig tree produce olives (elaias | ἐλαίας | acc pl fem), or a grapevine figs? Neither can a salt spring supply fresh water.
Revelation 11:4 (These are the two olive trees (elaiai | ἐλαῖαι | nom pl fem) and the two lampstands that stand before the Lord of the earth.)