ἐκκλησία in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) a gathering of citizens called out from their homes into some public place, an assembly
1a) an assembly of the people convened at the public place of the council for the purpose of deliberating
1b) the assembly of the Israelites
1c) any gathering or throng of men assembled by chance, tumultuously
1d) in a Christian sense
1d1) an assembly of Christians gathered for worship in a religious meeting
1d2) a company of Christian, or of those who, hoping for eternal salvation through Jesus Christ, observe their own religious rites, hold their own religious meetings, and manage their own affairs, according to regulations prescribed for the body for order's sake
1d3) those who anywhere, in a city, village, constitute such a company and are united into one body
1d4) the whole body of Christians scattered throughout the earth
1d5) the assembly of faithful Christians already dead and received into heaven
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 3:501, 394

Strong

G1577
From a compound of G1537 and a derivative of G2564; a calling out, that is, (concretely) a popular meeting, especially a religious congregation (Jewish synagogue, or Christian community of members on earth or saints in heaven or both): - assembly, church.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a congregation11.32
b church11.33
c assembly11.78

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)

ἐκκλησίᾳnoun: dative singular feminine24
ἐκκλησίαnoun: nominative singular feminine9
ἐκκλησίαιnoun: nominative plural feminine7
ἐκκλησίαιςnoun: dative plural feminine18
ἐκκλησίανnoun: accusative singular feminine20
ἐκκλησίαςnoun: genitive singular feminine26
ἐκκλησίαςnoun: accusative plural feminine3
ἐκκλησιῶνnoun: genitive plural feminine7
Total114

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