ἱεράτευμα

Search the Greek Dictionary

Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἱεράτευμα, ατος, τό
Greek transliteration: 
hierateuma
Simplified transliteration: 
hierateuma
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2406
GK Number: 
2633
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
2
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-3c(4)
Gloss: 
priesthood
Definition: 
a priesthood;, meton. a body of priests, 1 Pet. 2:5, 9*

Greek-English Concordance for

1 Peter 2:5 you also, like living stones, are being built up as a spiritual house, to be a holy priesthood (hierateuma | ἱεράτευμα | acc sg neut) to offer spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.
1 Peter 2:9 But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood (hierateuma | ἱεράτευμα | nom sg neut), a holy nation, a people for his own possession, so that you may declare the glorious deeds of the one who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.