βασιλεία in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) royal power, kingship, dominion, rule
1a) not to be confused with an actual kingdom but rather the right or authority to rule over a kingdom
1b) of the royal power of Jesus as the triumphant Messiah
1c) of the royal power and dignity conferred on Christians in the Messiah's kingdom
2) a kingdom, the territory subject to the rule of a king
3) used in the N.T. to refer to the reign of the Messiah
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 1:579, 97

Strong

G932
From G935; properly royalty, that is, (abstractly) rule, or (concretely) a realm (literally or figuratively): - kingdom, + reign.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
b kingdom1.82
(υἱοὶ τῆς βασιλείας) people of God11.13
a reign37.64
(λαμβάνω βασιλείαν) become a king37.65
(διατίθεμαι βασιλείαν) give right to rule37.105

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

βασιλείαnoun: nominative singular feminine55
βασιλείᾳnoun: dative singular feminine22
βασιλείανnoun: accusative singular feminine60
βασιλείαςnoun: accusative plural feminine3
βασιλείαςnoun: genitive singular feminine22
Total162

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