ἱερωσύνη

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἱερωσύνη, ῆς, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
hierōsynē
Simplified transliteration: 
hierosyne
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2420
GK Number: 
2648
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
3
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1b
Gloss: 
priesthood
Definition: 
a priesthood, sacerdotal office, Heb. 7:11, 12, 24*

Greek-English Concordance for

Hebrews 7:11 If, then, perfection had been attainable through the Levitical priesthood (hierōsynēs | ἱερωσύνης | gen sg fem) (for under it the people had received the law), what further need would there have been for another kind of priest to arise according to the order of Melchizedek, rather than one designated after the order of Aaron?
Hebrews 7:12 For whenever the priesthood (hierōsynēs | ἱερωσύνης | gen sg fem) is altered, there is necessarily an alteration in the law as well.
Hebrews 7:24 but on the other hand, Jesus, because he remains forever, has a priesthood (hierōsynēn | ἱερωσύνην | acc sg fem) that is permanent.