G2379 θυσιαστήριον - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
an altar
an altar
an altar (for sacrifice).
a place of sacrifice, i.e. an altar (special or genitive case, literal or figurative)
Derivation: from a derivative of G2378;

KJV Usage: altar.

θυσιαστήριον, -ου, τό
(< θυσιάζω, to sacrifice), [in LXX (where the word first appears) very freq., nearly always for מַדְבַּח ;]
an altar:
__(a) generally, Jas.2:21; pl., Rom.11:3 (LXX); metaph., Heb.13:10 (see Westc., in l, and esp. his add, note on the history of the word, 455 ff.);
__(b) of the altar of burnt-offering in the Temple,
Refs Mat.5:23-24 23:18-20, 35, Luk.11:51, 1Co.9:13 10:18, Heb.7:13, Rev.11:1
__(with) of the altar of incense in the sanctuary (
Refs Exo.30:1, al.), Luk.1:11
; symbolically in Heaven,
Refs Rev.6:9 8:3 9:13 14:18 16:7
(Cremer, 292).†
1) the altar for slaying and burning of victims used of
1a) the altar of whole burnt offerings which stood in the court of the priests in the temple at Jerusalem
1b) the altar of incense which stood in the sanctuary or the Holy Place
1c) any other altar
1c1) metaph., the cross on which Christ suffered an expiatory death: to eat of this altar i.e. to appropriate to one's self the fruits of Christ's expiatory death

From a derivative of G2378; a place of sacrifice, that is, an altar (specifically or generally, literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: altar.

View how G2379 θυσιαστήριον is used in the Bible

23 occurrences of G2379 θυσιαστήριον

Matthew 5:23 altar,
Matthew 5:24 the altar,
Matthew 23:18 the altar,
Matthew 23:19 the altar
Matthew 23:20 the altar,
Matthew 23:35 the altar.
Luke 1:11 of the altar
Luke 11:51 the altar
Romans 11:3 altars;
1 Corinthians 9:13 at the altar
1 Corinthians 9:13 with the altar?
1 Corinthians 10:18 of the altar?
Hebrews 7:13 at the altar.
Hebrews 13:10 an altar,
James 2:21 the altar?
Revelation 6:9 altar
Revelation 8:3 the altar,
Revelation 8:3 altar
Revelation 8:5 of the altar,
Revelation 9:13 altar
Revelation 11:1 the altar,
Revelation 14:18 from the altar,
Revelation 16:7 the altar

Distinct usage

5 the altar,
3 the altar
3 altar
1 the altar?
1 of the altar?
1 altars;
1 altar,
1 of the altar
1 of the altar,
1 from the altar,
1 at the altar.
1 an altar,
1 at the altar
1 with the altar?
1 the altar.

Corresponding Hebrew Words

thusiasterion H1116 bamah
thusiasterion H4056 madbach
thusiasterion H4196 mizbeach
thusiasterion H4676 matstsevah
thusiasterion H4998 naah

Related words

G2379 θυσιαστήριον

G2378 θυσία

From G2380; sacrifice (the act or the victim, literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: sacrifice.